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JOB TITLE: Veterans Home Administrator

(This position is Exempt from the State of Delaware Merit System)

Recruitment #011619-MUDB06-200900
Salary: $76,903/Min – $115,355.00/Max
Location: Delaware Veterans Home, Milford


The Veterans Home Administrator oversees the Delaware Veterans Home, a 140-bed long-term care facility located in Milford, Delaware. The Veterans Home is a division of the Department of State and this position reports directly to the Deputy Secretary of State. The Administrator is responsible for the overall management of a facility: planning, developing, directing and supporting all operational, administrative, clinical, and fiscal activities for the facility’s programs and services. In addition to overseeing the day-to-day activities of the Home, the Administrator is also responsible for ensuring that residents and their families receive outstanding care in a loving environment.

JOB REQUIREMENTS for Veterans Home Administrator

Please attach a resume with your online application or use the resume tab in DEL to provide a detailed description of how your education, training and/or experience meets each job requirement including employer,
experience/responsibilities and dates (month/year) of employment/training.

Applicants must have education, training or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Healthcare Administration, or related field.
  2. Current State licensed Nursing Home Administrator.
  3. Must meet all State health regulations which includes a criminal background investigation and reference inquiry.
  4. Five years of experience in a long-term or sub-acute care setting.
  5. Three years of experience in budget administration which includes managing, developing, analyzing and implementing budgets; developing strategic plans and establishing internal control.
  6. Three years of experience in operations management which includes planning, directing, coordinating, controlling and evaluating operations typically through subordinate supervisors.
  7. Six months experience in interpreting licensure, certification and accreditation standards.
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