Director of Nursing

Isakson Living | Atlanta, Georgia 30075

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: July 19, 2019
Opportunity Code: 18140


Join Park Springs, an Isakson Living community, as the new Director of Nursing for this 60-bed long-term care and rehabilitation facility near the Atlanta metro area

The Position

  • The Director of Nursing is responsible for process improvements, employee performance, compliance, administrative duties, resident care and overall operations within the long-term care and rehabilitation community 
  • Scope includes clinical oversight to the 60-bed long-term care and rehab facility, 34 FTEs and a nursing supervisor
  • The Director of Nursing is dedicated to providing an optimal care experience to residents through creative training and initiatives including “All Care Matters” employee development model, Resident-Centered Care and the “Butterfly Household Model”
  • Carry out organizational goals and implement approved action items, increase engagement with residents, address recruitment and retention efforts, and ensure the department meets regulatory compliance standards
  • Ideal candidate has previous DON experience in a long-term care or rehabilitation facility
  • Minimum BSN RN required

The Organization 

  • Park Springs is a 60-acre, Isakson Living continuing care life community, located just outside the Atlanta metropolitan area in Stone Mountain, GA
  • Isakson Living operates three properties featuring stunning resort-style resident homes dedicated to seniors needing long-term care, assisted living and memory care services
  • Isakson is the first memory care community in the nation to adopt the Butterfly Household Model of Care, centered on engagement, stimulation and tapping into emotions through compassion and positive energy
  • The Household model ensures residents feel comfortable and "at home" by eliminating hospital-style furnishings
  • More specifically, the Butterfly Model includes painting walls with bright and inviting colors, providing toys, instruments and textured objects, and in some facilities, staff wear plain clothes instead of traditional scrubs
  • Isakson Living maintains a 5 to 1 ratio: for every five resident members, there is one dedicated care partner 

The Community

  • Stone Mountain, Georgia lies roughly 45 minutes from Atlanta's city center and is lush with greenery and natural beauty all around
  • Stone Mountain serves as a frequent source of recreation and outdoor leisure with theme parks, walking trails and mountain views
  • Atlanta, located in northern Georgia, is a diverse city that boasts a mild climate, below average cost of living and a multitude of entertainment options
  • Enjoy easy access to professional sports teams, world-class shopping and dining, amusement parks and an array of cultural and historic attractions
  • With over 30 colleges and universities located in the city, Atlanta is considered a center for higher education
  • Atlanta is the largest city in Georgia, known for its diverse music scene and the largest airport in the world



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