DON - Rochester, MN

Madonna Living Community, Rochester
Rochester (Rochester and Byron), Minnesota
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Full Time

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Want to make a difference?

When you work for Benedictine, you're a part of something much bigger!

This position will be located at our Meadows Building location in Rochester, MN.


It's time to do the best work of your life - Join Benedictine #leadership #DON #nursing

The Director of Nursing (DON) is responsible for leading, directing, analyzing, staffing and evaluating the nursing services of the department, as well as supervising members of the nursing team and others. You may assume the charge responsibilities in the absence of the Administrator/Housing Director.


  • The DON provides administrative and clinical leadership for nursing staff to promote the delivery of high quality care.
  • The DON develops, revises, monitors and implements the department budget to promote appropriate resources.
  • The DON develops, implements, and evaluates the nursing department all while meeting regulatory compliance.
  • The DON serves as a nursing liaison with internal/external groups, residents/families, general public, and other health care providers.


  • Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse, which must be in good standing
  • Two (2) years of RN experience with at least one (1) year in long term care, home care, or related area.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Possess the ability to make independent decisions and have the ability to prioritize duties.
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English.
Benedictine and our Ministry partners are a not for profit senior care organization founded by the sisters of St. Scholastica that operates on four core values: Hospitality, Stewardship, Respect, and Justice. We pride ourselves on having an extraordinary team of associates, with outstanding hearts. Our focus is to provide a comforting and empowering culture for our residents and our team members, to help you grow and succeed. With opportunities available throughout the upper Midwest, we need big hearts like yours!

EEO/AA/Vet Friendly

Salary Range

Up to $43.00/hour


When you work for Madonna Living Community, you’re a part of something much bigger.

As a Catholic, mission-driven, non-profit organization, you’ll find that our Mission and Core Values extend far beyond a poster on a wall. Our employees represent the best of who we are and what we are about by incorporating our Core Values of Hospitality: Stewardship, Respect and Justice into daily work. This makes a difference in the lives of our residents, their families and friends.

Joining the Benedictine Health System means not only joining one of the nation’s largest Catholic long-term care providers, but gaining access to a wide range of innovative thinking, quality systems and management expertise, skills and experience. It’s a system that has endured since 1985.

We’re always looking for dedicated people with excellent skills who share our Core Values and our commitment to providing compassionate care and services to seniors in need. You’ll become a part of a team of more than 6,000 employees across six states in more than 40 communities.

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