Key function of position is to assist the Director of Nursing Services (DNS) in provision, planning, coordination or management of nursing care, nursing services and health education to nursing home residents. Assistant Director of Nursing assists in carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organizational policies and applicable laws. Supervisory responsibilities include assigning resident care to nursing staff and directing as needed, training newly hired employees, and continually education staff. Other duties include the creation and management of nursing schedules. Requirements include Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited school of nursing, current licensure for Registered Nurse, and experience within the field of long term care.