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Life's WORC

Director of Nursing

  • Location

    Holliswood, NY
  • Posted On

    August 21, 2019
  • Job Type

  • Category

  • Experience Level

    5-10 Years
  • Education Level

    Bachelor's Degree
  • Salary


Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Director of Nursing! Join an award winning Agency, Life’s WORC to oversee a group of Nurses providing health care within our Residential Program. Report to the Senior Director of Nursing and over see nursing care at group homes in Nassau, NYC  & Queens, NY (Valley Stream, Holliswood, Manhattan).

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including a base annual salary of $82K, plus an Agency vehicle, a $2500 sign on bonus, 31 PTO days per year, family health coverage. (only $140 per month), free family dental coverage, matching 403(B), student loan assistance and many other great benefits).

·       Must be a current NYS Licensed Registered Nurse; Bachelor’s Degree preferred

·       Minimum five years’ nursing experience with three of those years in the ID/DD field

·       Previous training and Quality Assurance experience preferred

·       Knowledge of OPWDD regulations.

·       Valid NY State Driver’s License required

·       Directly supervise Residential RN’s in assigned cluster

·       Function as a coach, collaborator, facilitator and support system for Residential Nurses

·       Collaborate with RN Educator to ensure AMAP training, certification and supervision of AMAP’s within assigned cluster; complete AMAP Certifications as needed

·       Collaborate with RN Education to develop specialized medical training, including medical guidelines and procedures; ensure a PCP approach to trainings and guidelines; ensure all program staff receives adequate medical training; support Residential Nurses with additional training needs (i.e.: AMAP practicums, PEG tube training, etc.)

·       Provide orientation training of newly hired nurses, as assigned

·       Function as the Residential RN for RN vacancies or leave of absences in assigned cluster

·       Ensure medical department regulatory compliance by oversight of treatment and documentation; monitor compliance of medical systems within assigned cluster

How to Apply

Two easy ways to apply:

– visit our website’s career page to apply at OR

– email a letter of interest and a resume to the Director of Recruitment, Roseann Greco at

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed on Disability Scoop.