Public Notice: The Bedford County Board of Equalization is set to meet on the following dates

Public Notice: The Thaxton Convenience Center has relocated to 1191 Thaxton School Road and is open 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM daily. The old convenience center behind the Thaxton Market is PERMENANTLY CLOSED.

Public Notice
  • Please take notice the Board of Supervisors has added a Work Session on July 22, 2019 at 5:00 pm in the boardroom of the Bedford County Administration Office, 122 E. Main Street, Bedford, VA for an update and discussion regarding the Solid Waste Department.  (The Regular Meeting already scheduled for the same evening at 7:00 pm will still be held as well.)

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All paper applications can be mailed to: 

Attn: Department of Human Resources

122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523

 For jobs with the Department of Social Services, you must use a state application form.

 Internal Job applicants must use the Employee Transfers Policy.

Or you can call 586-7601 to ask for a form to be mailed to you. You can also pick up the form in person at the Bedford County Administration Building, 2nd Floor, 122 East Main Street, Bedford.

Nursing Home Administrator

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:Negotiable depending on qualifications and experience
  • Posted Date:07/08/2019
  • Deadline to Apply:07/31/2019



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Bedford County Nursing Home


1229 County Farm Road, Bedford, VA


Varied to meet the needs of the facility


Oversees all activities of a nursing home in accordance with established policies and federal and state guidelines. Responsible for overall operations, leadership, management, staffing, and success of the facility. Oversees financial management, quality assurance, regulatory management, business development goals and maximization of revenue, family relations, and resident care. Supervision is exercised over all nursing home personnel.


Minimum Requirements Include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Administration or Business Administration.
  • Minimum of five (5) years in a Long Term Care facility as a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator with demonstrated history of working cooperatively and harmoniously with residents, families, physicians, and staff.
  • Current Nursing Home Administrator’s license valid in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  • Valid Commonwealth of Virginia driver’s license, proof of insurance required to drive on county business, and acceptable driving record
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the operations of a nursing home; knowledge of patient care; knowledge of Medicaid reimbursement systems; knowledge of foods and dietary requirements; knowledge of business administration; ability to plan and direct the work of subordinates; knowledge of software applications; ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, orally and in writing; ability to deal effectively with people in difficult situations; ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with associates, residents, officials, regulatory representatives and the general public.

    Preferred Experience includes:

  • Master’s degree in Health Care Administration.

Bedford County maintains a safe, drug-free workplace for its employees. Drug screening, driving record check,a criminal background check, and previous employer references are required for all positions as conditions of pre-employment.

EOE / ADA / Minorities / Females / Vets


Negotiable depending on qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits package including Virginia Retirement.


Please submit a letter of application, detailed resume with salary history and five (5) work related references.



In Person: Bedford County Administration Building, 122 East Main Street, Suite 202, Bedford, VA 24523

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Date Posted

July 8, 2019


July 31, 2019


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