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2322 Nurse Manager (Long Term Care/Geriatric Nursing)

Recruitment: RTF0136037-01154457

Published: April 02, 2024


Juliette Soto -

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Department: Public Health
Job class: 2322-Nurse Manager
Salary range: $182,208.00 - $265,226.00
Role type: Temporary Exempt What does this mean?
Hours: Full-time


The Department of Public Health prioritizes equitable and inclusive access to quality healthcare for its community and values the importance of diversity in its workforce. All employees at the Department of Public Health work to advance equity, inclusion, and diversity with a specific lens and focus on race, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexuality, disability, and immigration status. 

  • Application Opening – January 29, 2024 

  • Application Deadline – The application filing will be open continuously at least through February 12, 2024 and will close any time thereafter.

  • Salary: $87.60 - $127.51 /hourly 
    2322 Class Specifications

  • Appointment Type: Temporary Exempt 

  • Recruitment ID: TEX-2322-EXEMPT/RTF0136037-01154457

The Mission of the San Francisco Department of Public Health (SFDPH) is to protect and promote the health of all San Franciscans. SFDPH strives to achieve its mission through the work of two main Divisions - the San Francisco Health Network and Population Health. The San Francisco Health Network is the City’s only complete system of care and has locations throughout the City, including Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center, and over 15 primary care health centers. 

The applicant pool resulting from this recruitment may be utilized to fill future and current vacancies in this class and speciality at other locations within the DPH. 

Role description

Location: Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center
Shift: 9 AM - 5:30 PM; or 3 PM - 11:30 PM

Under general supervision, the 2322 Nurse Manager (Long Term Care/Geriatric Nursing) supervises the delivery of patient care at a licensed general acute care/skilled nursing facility with rehabilitation services. The 2322 Nurse Manager (Long Term Care/Geriatric Nursing performs the following essential job functions:

  • Directs and manages nursing care on assigned units 24 hours/7 days a week;
  • Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates care using resident outcomes data;
  • Provides clinical leadership within the institution;
  • Ensures unit compliance with regulatory standards;
  • Represents the Nursing Division in a variety of meetings and committees;
  • Ensures fiscal responsibility in managing resources;
  • Maintains, monitors, and promotes a resident-centered philosophy which supports the autonomy, dignity and rights of residents and others; and
  • Ensures staff coverage for 24 hour, 7 days a week operation for both units using One Staff Scheduling Systems.

The 2322 Nurse Manager (Long Term Care/Geriatric Nursing) also performs other related duties as required.

How to qualify

1. LICENSE: Possession of a valid, including temporary or interim, California Registered Nurse License issued by the Board of Registered Nursing (BRN); AND

2. EDUCATION: Possession of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and/or university in Nursing, Nursing Administration, or a closely related field; AND

3. EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years (equivalent to 4,000 hours) of experience as a Registered Nurse in a long-term care, rehabilitation, or acute care hospital, within the last five (5) years.

Substitution: Two (2) years of additional experience as an Assistant Nurse Manager/Charge Nurse in a long-term care facility, licensed home health agency or other hospital setting may be substituted for the educational requirement. One (1) year (2,000 hours) of work experience is equivalent to 30 Semester Credits or 45 Quarter Credits.

Applicants must meet the minimum qualification requirement by the final filing date unless otherwise noted. 

One-year fulltime employment is equivalent to 2,000 hours (2,000 hours of qualifying work experience is based on a 40-hour work week). 

SPECIAL CONDITIONS: The above minimum qualifications reflect special conditions associated with the position(s) to be filled. They may differ from the standard minimum qualifications associated with this classification.

Important Note: Please make sure it is absolutely clear in your application exactly how you meet the minimum qualifications. Applicants may be required to submit verification of qualifying education and experience at any point during the recruitment and selection process. Please be aware that any misrepresentation of this information may disqualify you from this recruitment or future job opportunities. 

What else should I know?

How to apply:

Applications for City and County of San Francisco jobs are only accepted through an online process. Visit and begin the application process. 

Our e-mail communications may come from more than one department so please make sure your email is set to accept messages from all of us at this link. 

Applicants may be contacted by email about this recruitment therefore, it is their responsibility to contact the Analyst if they update their email address. 

Applicants will receive a confirmation email that their online application has been received in response to every announcement for which they file. Applicants should retain this confirmation email for their records. Failure to receive this email means that the online application was not submitted or received. 

DPH Health Critical Requirements and Information: Please review the following policies regarding DPH employment requirements that safeguard yourself and others. 

Additional information regarding Employment with the City and County of San Francisco: 

If you have any questions regarding this recruitment or application process, please contact the analyst, Juliette Soto at or (628) 271-6709

We may use text messaging to communicate with you on the phone number provided in your application. The first message will ask you to opt in to text messaging.

CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:  All City and County of San Francisco employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Someone is fully vaccinated when 14 days have passed since they received the final dose of a two-shot vaccine or a dose of a one-shot vaccine. Any new hire must present proof of full vaccination status to be appointed. Any new hire who will be routinely assigned or occasionally enter High-Risk Settings, must provide proof of having received a COVID-19 booster vaccine by March 1, 2022, or once eligible.

The City and County of San Francisco encourages women, minorities and persons with disabilities to apply. Applicants will be considered regardless of their sex, race, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition (associated with cancer, a history of cancer, or genetic characteristics), HIV/AIDS status, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, military and veteran status, or other protected category under the law.