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Director of Nursing
Bel Vista Healthcare Center Long Beach, CA

Director of Nursing

Bel Vista Healthcare Center
Long Beach, CA
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $145,000 to $170,000 Yearly (plus commission)
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Position Summary:

Bel Vista is Long Beach's premier Skilled Nursing Facility. At 41 beds, we are a 5-star QM, boutique facility that is rapidly growing. We are looking for a dynamic Director of Nursing to complete our premier leadership team. As the Director of Nursing, you will be the driving force behind the clinical excellence and compassionate care provided at our facility. You will lead a team of skilled nursing professionals, ensuring the highest standards of resident care, regulatory compliance, and culture development. This leadership role requires confidence in leading and managing people, being solution oriented, proactivity, and the ability to be an effective team player.

We work hard and we play hard!


  • Leadership and Strategy: Provide strategic leadership to the nursing team, fostering a culture of excellence, compassion, and innovation. Develop and implement nursing policies, procedures, and standards to meet and exceed regulatory requirements.
  • Clinical Oversight: Oversee and ensure the delivery of high-quality, person-centered care to residents. Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to develop and implement care plans that enhance resident outcomes.
  • Culture Development: Working together with Administrator to continue to cultivate a a standard of excellence for our nursing team. Foster a positive work environment that values teamwork, communication, and mutual respect.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure adherence to state and federal regulations, maintaining compliance with industry standards. Conduct regular audits and assessments to identify areas for improvement and implement corrective actions.
  • Quality Improvement: Continue to ensure healthy staffing ratio's, controlling OT costs, meal violations, etc. Implement and monitor quality assurance and performance improvement initiatives. Drive continuous improvement in clinical outcomes and resident satisfaction.


  • Current and active RN license in the state of CA.
  • No prior experience as DON required, however, a strong proven experience as an RN with the desire to thrive in leadership role as a Director of Nursing.
  • In-depth knowledge of regulatory requirements, quality standards, and best practices in long-term care.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Exceptional leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Census driven and ability to be cost conscious.
  • Ability to make strategic decisions, solve complex problems, and inspire positive change.
  • Commitment to promoting a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) required.
  • 2 years of experience as a Registered Nurse in a hospital, long-term care facility, or other related health care facility preferred. Experience in a leadership role, team lead, supervisor, or manager, in a hospital, long-term care facility, or other related health care facility preferred.


  • Competitive salary with performance-based bonuses and incentives.
  • Comprehensive healthcare benefits package.
  • Retirement savings plan.
  • Professional development opportunities.

If you are a dynamic nursing leader ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of residents in a Skilled Nursing Home, we invite you to apply for the Director of Nursing position at Bel Vista Healthcare Center. Join us in our mission to provide compassionate and exceptional care, enriching the lives of those we serve.

Note: This job description is intended to provide a general overview of the position. It is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities, qualifications, or requirements. The employer reserves the right to modify the duties or qualifications at any time based on business needs.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $145,000.00 - $170,000.00 per year



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


Healthcare setting:


  • Nursing home
  • Rehabilitation center
  • Skilled nursing facility




  • 8 hour shift
  • On call


Work Location: In person


Bel Vista Healthcare Center

5001 E Anaheim St

Long Beach, CA



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