DON Director of Nursing

$80,000 - $120,000 yearly
  • Carefree Cottages of Maplewood
  • Saint Paul, MN, USA
  • May 01, 2022
Full time Health Care Management Nursing

Job Description

Job Type
Number of hires for this role


    • Nurse management: 1 year (Preferred)

    • RN (Preferred)


Full Job Description

The Carefree Cottages of Maplewood is a charismatic and vibrant Assisted living and Independent Community. We have a wonderful team of CNA's, HHA's and RN's and are looking for an organized and compassionate Director of Nursing to help lead them.

As the DON Director of Nursing/Registered Nurse you are responsible for the direct supervision of care giving within the residence. You'll assure residents are treated with respect and dignity, recognize individual needs and encourage independence as well as fosters a homelike atmosphere throughout the residence.

Essential Job Functions & Associated Tasks

1.) Oversee resident care.

2.) Leadership and supervision of the nursing team.

3.) Organize admissions and assessments

4.) Administration, documentation, and communication duties

5.) Collaborate with other departments and professionals to streamline operations.

6.) Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • MN Registered Nurse license in good standing
  • Two years of experience in a health care setting working with seniors
  • Able to read, write and speak English
  • Good computer software skills
  • Skill in recognizing physical, mental, and emotional needs of residents
  • Ability to exhibit professional behavior and attitudes
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Federal, State, and Local regulations and nursing standards.
  • Must be able to handle stress, and be calm under pressure
  • Current First Aid, CPR and AED trainee

Other Requirements

  • Must have access to reliable transportation
  • Able to respond to emergency calls, and work on call as necessary.

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Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

COVID-19 considerations:
No Vaccine Mandate. We continue to follow the strict guidelines by MDH and CDC to prevent Covid within our community.


  • Nurse management: 1 year (Preferred)


  • RN (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

Work Location: One location

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