Director of Nursing

Director of Nursing 

Mount St. Francis Nursing Center

Colorado Springs, CO •



Located at Mount St. Francis Nursing Center, the Director of Nursing oversees the nursing program to maintain the highest standards of resident care. Advises medical staff, department heads, and administrators in matters related to nursing services.  Responsible for the overall operation of nursing services within the facility.



Key Duties & Responsibilities:

People: Supervises the entire Nursing Department, interviews, hires, and terminates personnel, ensures nursing care is at optimal standard, ensures all personnel are involved in providing care and care plans, and performs nursing staff evaluations.

Quality: Reviews and revises nursing policies, coordinates care with other departments, works as a liaison with physicians, and promotes working relationships with community agencies and with other departments.

Operational Excellence:  Must maintain Colorado RN License, be knowledgeable of Federal and State regulations, and ensure compliance of regulations for long term care.  The DON will develop and revise Nursing Department philosophy, design staffing patterns to provide maximum nursing care, and manage and assist in preparation of departmental budget.

Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year College or university; valid RN license, at least  two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Schedule:  Approximately 40 hours per week. May work evenings, nights, and holidays as needed.

Benefits:  We offer comprehensive benefits, competitive wages, excellent insurance plans (medical, dental, short/long term disability and life insurance), Paid Time Off (PTO), Personal Time, Sick Leave, and 401(k) with up to 4% employer match.


While we thank all those who apply, only those being actively considered for employment will be contacted.

Sisters of St. Francis is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer and provides reasonable accommodations consistent with its legal obligations.

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Company Info

Company Name
Mount St. Francis Nursing Center

Company URL

Contact Name
Audrey Tapia





Mount St. Francis Nursing Center
7665 Assisi Heights
Colorado Springs, CO 80919