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Director of Nursing Services New

Manchester, NH


Hiring Company

Catholic Charities New Hampshire

Positions Available

Full Time

Salary Information

$90,000 - $100,000 / year

Sign On Bonus


Position Description

Manchester, NH • St. Joseph


St. Joseph Residence in Manchester, NH is a small 22 – bed dually licensed skilled/long term care nursing home with a family like atmosphere.  They are dedicated to providing compassionate care for Sisters of the Presentation of Mary Order. The sisters receive person – centered care, according to their individual needs. We are proud to be part of Catholic Charities New Hampshire continuum of care. Our commitment to excellence of care is exemplified by our recognition as a recipient of the Pinnacle Customer Service Experience Award for overall satisfaction.

We are seeking an experienced and dedicated Director of Nursing Services (DNS) to join our nursing management team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in long – term and skilled care, nursing leadership, a commitment to high-quality care, and a passion for serving our community of sisters, while upholding our CHOICES values and our mission.

Full Benefits:

  • Comprehensive healthcare plan
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Additional pay if you are enrolled in an employer sponsored healthcare plan
  • Critical illness, accident, long-term disability and pet insurance available
  • Company-paid short-term disability and life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • 401K Plan, with 3% automatic employer contribution (after 1 year of employment)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the daily operations of the nursing department to ensure high standards of care and compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Develop and implement nursing policies and procedures that promote optimal resident outcomes and satisfaction.
  • Manage and mentor nursing staff, fostering a collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Coordinate resident care plans, working closely with physicians, families, and other healthcare professionals.
  • Monitor and ensure the accuracy of resident records and documentation.
  • Conduct regular performance evaluations and provide ongoing training and development opportunities for nursing staff.
  • Lead quality improvement initiatives to enhance resident care and service delivery.
  • Serve as a liaison between the nursing staff and other departments within the residence.
  • Participate in budget planning and resource allocation to maintain efficient and effective nursing operations.

If you are a dedicated nursing professional with a passion for leadership and a commitment to providing exceptional care, we invite you to apply for this rewarding opportunity.


  • Valid RN license in the state of New Hampshire.
  • Minimum of 5 years of nursing experience, with at least 2 years in a leadership or supervisory role in Long Term Care.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing; Master’s degree preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of nursing practices, long term healthcare regulations, and quality improvement principles.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proven ability to lead and motivate a team.
  • Compassionate and resident-centered approach to care.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin, marital or familial status, age or mental or physical handicap.

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