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Director of Nursing - Acute Care
Permanent or Interim

POSITION: Director of Nursing


Education/Experience: Bachelors of Science/Arts in nursing required.  Masters of Science/Arts in Nursing/Health Care Administration/ or Management preferred


  • Advanced knowledge of nursing theories, practices
  • Experience in the principles of personnel administration regarding the selection and placement of employees.
  • Strong clinical skills, mentoring abilities, and a successful track record of management in a progressive environment.
  • Strategic and operational planning skills with the ability to follow through and carry out the hospital’s mission.
  • Ability to supervise, direct, motivate and evaluate nursing staff while providing safe, consistent and quality care to patients.
  • Capable of managing daily challenges in a rural health care setting.
  • Managerial problem solving and decision making skills.
  • Demonstrated effective presentation skills, written communication and computer skills.
  • Ability to delegate appropriately and effectively

Experience: Five (5) years relevant clinical, management and/or leadership experience.