Director of Nursing, Sandhills Care Center, Ainsworth, NE

We are looking for an experienced Director of Nursing for our 46-bed skilled nursing facility.  The primary purpose of this position is to plan, organize, develop, and direct the overall operation of our Nursing Service Department in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations.


  • Plan, develop, organize, implement, evaluate, and direct the nursing service department, as well as its programs and activities, in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines that govern the facility.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain an ongoing quality assurance program for the nursing service department.
  • Organize and coordinate admission, nursing and patient care procedures.
  • Develop and enforce policies aiming for legal compliance and high-quality standards.
  • Ensure sufficient staffing to meet the needs of the residents.
  • Make rounds of the nursing service department to ensure that all nursing service personnel are performing their work assignments in accordance with acceptable nursing standards.
  • Resolve issues and deficiencies when needed.
  • Collaborate with other departments and professionals to streamline operations and provide quality care and services.
  • Control budgets and monitor expenditures.


  • Proven experience as a Director of Nursing
  • In-depth knowledge of center procedures for patient care
  • Excellent ability to lead and develop personnel
  • Thorough knowledge of legal regulations and best practices in healthcare
  • Great communication and people skills
  • Willingness to keep abreast of changing standards in nursing administration
  • Outstanding organizational and stress management skills
  • Aptitude in problem-solving
  • Understanding of basic budgeting and financial reporting
  • Valid RN license and CPR certification

This is a full-time, salaried position.  Benefits are available and the wage is negotiable depending upon experience/qualifications.  Sign-on bonus available.

Please contact:

Penny Jacobs, Administrator
Sandhills Care Center
143 N Fullerton St
Ainsworth, NE  69210
Email: admin@sandhillscarecenter.com
Phone: (402) 387-1294

Douglas County Health Center, Omaha, NE - Social Services Coordinator

Apply online at: https://hr.douglascounty-ne.gov/employment

PRIMARY FUNCTION:  Incumbent works under the direction of the Health Center Administrator or designee, and oversees the Social Services Department assisting residents/patients in maintaining or improving their ability to manage everyday physical, mental, and psychosocial needs.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work required. Master’s degree in Social Work preferred. Three (3) years of social services experience in a long-term care facility or geriatric setting required. One year supervisory experience in a social work environment required. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and own mode of transportation at the time of hire and throughout the course of employment. Completion of pre-employment background checks and a drug screen is required.

POSTING DATES:  January 23, 2021 to February 6, 2021 at 4:30 pm Central Time

Wilber Care Center, Wilber, Nebraska

Full Time, Part Time or PRN RN charge nurse day shift for a 58 bed skilled nursing facility in Wilber, Nebraska.  We have a great work environment with a team approach to providing the best care to our residents. Hire on bonus, great benefits package and competitive wages. Apply to Michele Vana, Director of Nursing 402-821-2331

Full Time, Part Time or PRN medication aide mostly evening shift hours for 58 bed skilled nursing facility in Wilber Nebraska. We offer a hire on bonus, great benefits package and competitive wages. Apply to Michele Vana, Director of Nursing 402-821-2331.

Douglas County Health Center 4102 Woolworth Ave., Omaha, NE - To apply: https://dchc.douglascounty-ne.gov/careers/

  • Registered Nurse - Long-term Care;
    • Job Type: Short Term/Part-time/ Full-time
    • Description: Under the direction of the Director of Nursing/Nurse Manager/House Supervisor, and/or designee, the incumbent is accountable for the provision of quality nursing care. This is accomplished through direct, hands-on physical care as well as the supervision of the care provided by other team members to ensure that care needs are met; and that care is provided in accordance with physician orders, nursing scope of practice, nursing standards of care, and policies and procedures; and that steps are taken to promote quality of life.
    • Requirements: Bachelor’s degree, associate's degree or Diploma from an accredited college or university in Nursing required. 
    • Must be a Registered Nurse with current nursing license from Nebraska or a compact state recognized by the Nebraska Board of Nursing at the time of hire, and maintain the license in good standing throughout the course of employment.
  • Licensed Practical Nurse- Long-term Care
    • Job Type: Short Term/Part-time/ Full-time
    • Description: Under the direction of a Registered Nurse, and/or designee, and in compliance with state statutes and regulations governing the practice of nursing, incumbents provide direct, hands-on, personal, high quality nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and physician orders.
    • Requirements: Diploma from an accredited college or university in nursing required.
    • Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse with current nursing license from Nebraska or a compact state recognized by the Nebraska Board of Nursing at the time of hire, and maintain the license in good standing throughout the course of employment.
  • Medication Aide- Long-term Care
    • Job Type: Short Term/Part-time/ Full-time
    • Description: Administer medications and treatments within defined scope of practice, administration guidelines and physician orders, ensuring compliance with physician orders. Review resident allergies prior to administering medication/treatments. Verify the correct medication was received from the pharmacy prior to delivery to resident. Document administration or refusal of medications/treatments in appropriate records, and notify the nurse of any medication/treatment refusal immediately.
    • Requirements: Attainment of a State certified 40-hour Medication Aide certification class and exam and maintained in good standing.
  • Nursing Assistant- Long-term Care
    • Job Type: Short Term/Part-time/ Full-time
    • Description: Assist residents with hygiene needs and activities of daily living (ADL's).  Assist resident with restorative nursing based on plan of care.  Maintain workspace, resident room, and common space cleanliness.  Obtain/replenish supplies, and notify supervisor of equipment malfunction.
    • Requirements: Successful completion of a State certified 75-hour Nursing Assistant course required and maintained in good standing.

Florence Home, Omaha, NE

C.N.A – Full and Part Time – All Shifts Available
LPN - Full and Part Time – All Shifts Available
Floor Technician – Part-time – Weekdays
Housekeeper/Laundry Attendant – Full Time
Nursing Team Supervisor – Full Time
MDS Coordinator – Full Time

Florence Home 7915 North 30th Street, Omaha, NE
Employment contact: recruitment@shf.org

Gardenside Long Term Care, Fairbury, NE

Full-time RN or LPN evening shift (5 - 8 hour shifts/week)
Other positions available. To see the full list, go to

House of Hope and Royale Oaks Assisted Living, Omaha, NE

Floor Tech – Part-time – Assisted Living
CMA – Assisted Living – Full and Part-time available
C.N.A – Assisted Living – Full and Part-time available

House of Hope & Royale Oaks: 4801 North 52nd Street, Omaha, NE.
Employment contact: recruitment@shf.org

Immanuel Communities, Omaha and Lincoln locations

For more information on Immanuel Community open positions, go to www.immanuel.com/careers or text SERVE to 97211.

Northfield Retirement Communities, Scottsbluff, NE

Full- and part-time Dietary Aides (Days and Evenings)
Full-time and part-time Personal Care Provider Med Aide (AL)
Part-time LPN (Evenings and Nights)
Part-time C.N.A/Med Aides (Evenings & Nights)
Full-time Housekeeping (Days)
Full-time RN (Nights)
Full-time Certified Dietary Manager

For a full list of open positions at Northfield locations, go to northfieldretirement.net to get application. Contact – Melody Eastgate  hrdirector@northfieldvilla.com

Oakland Heights, Oakland, Nebraska

LPN or RN – Part time evenings
LPN or RN - Part-time nights
NA or CMA - Full-time or part-time evenings
Dietary Assistant - Part-time days

Contact person: Amie Clausen, Administrator, Oakland Heights, phone (402) 685-5683

Parkview Haven, Deschler, NE

Director of Nursing: Due to the retirement of our long-term Director of Nursing, Parkview Haven is accepting applications for the position of Director of Nursing. Applicants must have a current Nebraska RN license. At least 2 years experience in long-term care and leadership experience is preferred. This position works under administration and is responsible for the supervision and direction of the Nursing Department. Benefits available. For more information or to fill out an application please call 402-365-7237 and ask to speak to Miranda.

Rose Blumkin Jewish Home, Omaha, NE

LPN/RN: full-time or part-time
CNA: full-time or part-time
Dietary Aide: full-time or part-time
Dishwasher: full-time
Food Services Cook: full-time
Laundry Aide: full-time
Housekeeper: full-time

Contact: Leigh Chaves, HR Specialist, lchaves@jewishomaha.org