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Director of Nursing

Morning Pointe
Lenoir City, TN
  • Expired: January 13, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.


Morning Pointe communities are dedicated to providing services that enhance the wellness, lifestyle and enjoyment of senior living. Assisted Living, Personal Care, and Alzheimer's services are delivered in a caring, secure environment that promotes hospitality and dignity while maintaining an independent quality of life. As a DIRECTOR OF NURSING, your work is essential to providing for the daily needs and activities of Morning Pointe residents. Our most successful Directors are people who:

  • Find opportunities for our residents and associates to "Experience Something Better"
  • Approach challenging situations with patience, pleasantness, and grace
  • Treat co-workers and residents with a genuine sense of kindness and care
  • Present yourself in a professional manner with a great attitude
  • Understand that honesty and ethics are an essential part of your success
  • Enjoy your work and understand your efforts have true purpose

Position Summary:

As the Director of Nursing, you will be responsible for overseeing care to residents through a consistent care delivery model. You will lead residential case management and provide clinical oversight to Resident Caregivers, Medication Assistants (MA), and other resident care staff.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Ensures quality resident care is consistently delivered in accordance with all local, state and federal guidelines
  • Partners with the Executive Director on recruiting, hiring, new hire orientation, training and in-services for the Resident Caregivers, Medication Assistants, and LPNs
  • Collaborates and partners with physicians, pharmacy and other medical professionals to promote quality care and independence for our residents
  • Conducts comprehensive resident pre-admission, admission and quarterly assessments
  • Provide on-call support for the community
  • Ensures compliance, efficiency and team's understanding of policies and procedures

Our Ideal Candidate:
  • Leads by example and strives for excellence
  • Works with integrity and a sense of purpose
  • Puts their team in a position to be successful on a daily basis
  • Expresses genuine compassion and care for residents, staff and guests
  • Demonstrates good time management skills
  • Has strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Develops others to their full potential

Required Qualifications:
  • Licensed Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Maintains a current/unencumbered RN or LPN license in the state
  • Minimum of 1 year of clinical and supervisory experience in long term care, community-based care or assisted living/memory care
  • Quality assurance/improvement and staff development experience
  • The ability to lift 50 lbs without restriction

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Loving and caring for seniors is what joins us together in our communities
Striving to be the best in class is why we work at Morning Pointe Senior Living. With our words and deeds we want our residents, associates and families to truly "Experience Something Better".

Morning Pointe is a company where passionate people come together to become strong teams. This means a daily commitment to trust and giving your best to work that truly makes a difference.

From humble beginnings in 1996, owners Greg Vital and Franklin Farrow began our mission. Their leadership has built a stable and growing senior living company that consists of over 35 communities in five states in the Southeast serving more than 1500 residents. Now more than twenty years later, their efforts still uplift our associates every day.

At the core of everything we do is our associates. Competitive pay and meaningful benefits are just a part of the reason you'll find the work more than rewarding. When you are a part of a Morning Pointe community, you will discover that genuine relationships create genuine care. come join our team and be a part of our family-Experience Something Better!

Morning Pointe


Lenoir City, TN
37772 USA



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