Director of Nursing – DON

Full Time Position

You can make a difference ⭐️

Unique, locally owned, small 33-bed, all private pay, LTC nursing home The Terraces Orleans is looking for YOU, a compassionate nursing leader who loves caring for seniors as their Director of Nursing.

Are you ready to love where you work as a Director of Nursing DON RN?

We are different and offer a unique nursing experience; unlike traditional nursing homes that accept all funding sources, a private pay nursing home has its advantages. Our team is stable, many have been with us for years, and our owners/leadership is encouraging and supportive.

Leave the stressful work environments behind.

Lead our team as Director of Nursing and make a difference!

What sets US apart for a Director of Nursing DON RN?

  • Low staff-to-patient ratios- (4+ PPD)
  • Surveyed every two years
  • All private rooms
  • Excellent senior management support
  • Relationship-oriented care plans
  • Steady population census with lower acuity care needs
  • Stable workforce: Caring and friendly team of coworkers (many 10+ years!)
  • A beautiful work environment, our center is lovely, quiet, and calm
  • Access to all the tools and equipment needed to be successful

We put “Care” first in everything we do. You will be part of a team and treated like family.

Our ideal candidate has experience, but we will train the right person to be the Director of Nursing.

What sets YOU apart as a Director of Nursing DON RN

  • Experience as a Director of Nursing is preferred
  • Ability to develop and evaluate the objectives and standards of nursing practice, including nursing policies and procedures.
  • Managed, supervised, and evaluated nursing staff
  • You’re a leader and a team player
  • Organized
  • Flexible to changing schedule needs
  • Care for and can relate to seniors with compassion

We truly appreciate and value our staff and are pleased to offer the Director of Nursing the following benefits:

  • Salary commensurate with experience- paid weekly
  • 401 K Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Insurance
  • Altus Dental and a Life Insurance plan

Work at The Terraces, where we take care of you, so you can take the best care of our seniors

To apply, please send your resume to, we look forward to hearing from you!