Director of Nursing at Center at Rock Creek

Center at Rock Creek

4880 Ziegler Road, Fort Collins, Colorado, 80528

Full Time

About Director of Nursing at Center at Rock Creek

The Center at Rock Creek is looking for a dedicated, quality-driven nursing professional to join their growing Leadership Team and lead our staff of talented nursing professionals to success!

About Us:

The Center at Rock Creek is a skilled nursing facility that serves patients needing physical rehabilitation and/or complex nursing care. Our highly qualified, caring staff provides care in a beautiful, hotel-like atmosphere to help our patients achieve maximum strength and functionality. Skilled nursing care, family involvement, psychological care and discharge planning complement a well-rounded, individualized program and encourages each patients transition to their highest functional level. With state-of-the-art equipment and unparalleled comfort and amenities, our physician-driven care plan is designed to maximize the quality of our care.

Why Join Our Team?

  • We offer beautiful, new, state of the art facilities
  • Physician driven care plans designed to maximize the quality of care
  • We offer an environment that encourages team involvement and fosters new ideas
  • Relocation packages
  • Excellent pay
  • PTO
  • 401k matching
  • Medical, dental, vision, along with the other ancillary benefits

Job Description: The primary responsibility of the Director of Nursing is to plan, coordinate, and manage the nursing department in order to ensure that the highest level of patient care is provided and maintained.

Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensures Nursing Department is compliant with federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Ensures patient records and reports are maintained in accordance with federal, state, local and Companys regulations.
  • Provides education and training for nursing staff on the Centers' related policies and procedures.
  • Manages the Nursing Department and staffing within the budget.
  • Makes written and oral reports/recommendations to the Administrator and HR as required concerning the operation of the Nursing Department.
  • Coordinates and participates in care plan meetings.
  • Handles complaints/issues in a timely manner.
  • Performs administrative duties as required by the position.
  • Monitors the facilitys survey reports and assist in developing plans of action to correct potential or identified problem areas.
  • Responsible for, in conjunction with HR, the recruitment and selection of Nursing Staff.

Experience and Specific Requirements:

  • Must be a licensed RN, BSN preferred.
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a leadership position in skilled nursing facilities.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to have difficult conversations while maintaining compassion.
  • Must be self-motivated and have excellent follow-through.
  • Have the ability to multi-task and keep a calm demeanor in chaotic situations.
  • Must be able to maintain confidential information.
  • Be a champion of positivity and high morale.

Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check/drug screen.

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $95,000.00 - $120,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • SNF: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Nurse management: 3 years (Preferred)


  • RN (Preferred)

Work Location: One location


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