Director of Nursing


Unique opportunity for a Director of Nursing (DON) to join the team at the Washington County Home. The county home has provided the community with 180 years of continuous service. Seeking a dynamic candidate with strong leadership skills and ambition to positively impact the lives of our residents and staff.

Essential Functions

-Participate in developing resident care plans and ensure they are followed

-Manage and supervise all aspects of nursing, resident assistant and medical records staff; scheduling,

 Assure adequate coverage, discipline, and observe safety and health standards

-Oversee training and onboarding of new nursing and resident assistant staff

-Establish new policies and update existing policies to improve the standard of care for residents

-Monitor all record-keeping processes and ensure all necessary documents are accurate and current

-Complete rounds to ensure residents are receiving quality care and observe staff interaction with

 residents to provide feedback and guidance

-Participate in marketing team meetings

-Advocate for the needs of residents, including preserving human dignity, promoting patient equality

 And protecting resident’s rights

-Demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate with a variety of personalities and individuals

-Collaborate with varies departments, including the Administrator

-Attend daily shift reports and weekly department head meetings

-Provide hands-on care to residents

-Assume all other duties and responsibilities as necessary


-Must possess at least a minimum of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

-Must possess a current State of Ohio Registered Nurse License

-Must have at least 2 years of supervisory experience or equivalent combination or training and


-Knowledge of Federal and State regulations

-Excellent leadership and intrapersonal skills

-Outstanding written and verbal communication skills


-Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS)

-Health insurance

-Paid holidays

-Vacation and sick time

-Life insurance

-Flexible spending

Please submit resumes to dgreen@wcgov.org no later than May 21, 2021.

 LPN                                                  LPN
 $18.67 per hour                          $18.67 per hour                   
 Full Time                                       Part Time    
 2:00 pm-10:00 pm                       As needed    

 Resident Assistant                  Resident Assistant
$10.35 per hour                          $10.35 per hour
 Full Time                                       Full Time 
 2:00 pm-10:00 pm                      10:00 pm- 6:00 am