Careers

Hospice work is not a job – it’s a calling.

Caring for patients and their families at the end of life requires special people who have the caring spirit and commitment to provide compassionate care.

We have dedicated ourselves to being the employer of choice and are committed to providing the education, tools and work environment to allow you to perform at your best.

How To Apply

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Email: grace@bigbendhospice.org
Fax an application to: 850-325-6290

Or apply in person at 1723 Mahan Center Blvd

Big Bend Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Drug & Alcohol Free Workplace

Open Positions


Admissions Specialist, RN – FT

Supervisor: K. Fenior

The Hospice RN (Registered Nurse) for Admissions performs pre-admission evaluations to determine appropriateness for hospice services. Initiates the admission process by educating and informing patients and families of hospice and its services. Must have an active Florida RN License, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree is preferred. Minimum of 2 years of nursing experience required. This position will work full-time hours which may include weekends and/or holidays. 


Cook, HH – PRN

Supervisor: T. Dooley

This position will work weekdays and weekends on a rotating schedule of 6-8 hours each day, for a total of 25 hrs./week. Prepare tasteful meals that are consistent with the patient’s plan of care and nutritional needs for up to 12 patients per day.  A High School Diploma with a minimum of 1 year of experience cooking in a commercial and/or health care facility. This position will be required to successfully complete the Food Services Manager Certification during the probationary period.


Hospice Aide– Hospice House – Days- FT

Supervisor: T. Dooley

This position will work primarily days (3) 12 hour shifts for the Hospice House including weekends and holidays. Must have current Florida CNA certification and a minimum of 3 years CNA experience preferably in-Home Health or Hospice.


Hospice Aide – BBH East (JMT) – Days-FT

Hospice Aide needed for full-time to work days and to provide coverage for Jefferson, Madison, and Taylor counties. Must have current Florida CNA License.   Minimum of 3 years Hospice Aide experience preferably in Home Health or Hospice.


Hospice Aide – BBH Leon – Days – FT

Hospice Aide needed for full-time positions to work days and provide coverage for Leon County. Must have current Florida CNA License.   Minimum of 3 years Hospice Aide experience preferably in Home Health or Hospice. 


IT Systems Administrator – FT

Supervisor: J. Garr

This position is responsible for installing and maintaining computers, peripherals, and network equipment.  Additionally, this position will install, set up, troubleshoot and maintain wireless access points, routers, network switches, fiber converters, firewall appliances as well as LAN and WAN infrastructure.  This position requires knowledge of EMR software, Office 2010, XP and 2003, Server 2003, WNT, W2K, Server 2008 R2, Cisco IOS, Windows 7 and WXP. 


IT Help Desk Technician – FT

Supervisor: J. Garr

This position is responsible for installing and maintaining computers, peripherals, and networks aiming for the highest functionality. The position will “train” users of the systems to make appropriate and safe usage of the IT infrastructure. A successful IT Technician must have a thorough knowledge of computer software, hardware and a thorough understanding of internet applications, networks, internet security, data privacy, and operating systems. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, troubleshooting abilities, diagnostic skills, and attention to detail. This position requires a degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a relevant field. Certification as IT Technician will be an advantage (e.g. CompTIA A+, Microsoft Certified Professional.)  


RN- BBH Coastal – FT

Supervisor: S. Showers

RN needed for full time position.  This position will provide care for patients in Franklin County.  Must have current Florida RN license.  BSN preferred. Minimum of three years nursing experience preferably in Hospice or Home Health.


RN Float – FT

Supervisor: K. Elmore

RN needed for a full-time float position.  Will provide RN support wherever needed within our 8-county service area.  Must have a current Florida RN license. BSN preferred. Minimum of three years nursing experience preferably in Hospice or Home Health.


RN BBH Gadsden/Liberty – FT

Supervisor: S. Showers

RN needed for a full-time position.  This position will provide care for patients in Gadsden/Liberty Counties.  Must have a current Florida RN license.  BSN preferred. Minimum of three years nursing experience preferably in Hospice or Home Health.


RN– FT Hospice House – Flex

Supervisor: T. Dooley

This position will work primarily nights, (3) 12 hour shifts for the Hospice House including weekends and holidays. Must have current Florida RN License and a minimum of 3 years RN/LPN experience preferably in-Home Health or Hospice.


RN and LPN On Call – FT   

Supervisor: M. Ramos

These are full-time RN and LPN positions for the On-Call Team.  Qualified applicants must have a current Florida RN or LPN license.  Experience required includes a minimum of 1-year in-patient nursing experience and previous Hospice or Home Health experience. These positions will provide On-Call coverage for our 8-county service area for 7 consecutive days followed by 7 days off.  The schedule for these positions is Thursday through Wednesday, with the hours of 5 pm to 8 am on weekdays and 24-hour coverage on weekends.


RN Training and Development Clinical Educator

Supervisor: S. Prescott

The RN clinical educator works collaboratively with individuals and groups, acting as a resource and utilizing creative teaching methods, to meet the educational needs of the organization. The role includes developing, evaluating, and timely updating of educational programs and plans to include orientation, preceptorships, individual tutorials, skills practice sessions, certification review courses, the electronic medical record, and specific identified educational needs. The RN clinical educator cross-trains with other training and development staff, including the manager, to be able to perform all duties as needed.  Great communication skills, the ability to work independently and as part of a team and the ability to provide effective individual and group training is a must.   Moderate technological competence is necessary.  An active Florida RN license, valid Florida driver’s license, reliable transportation, and current automobile insurance required.  Hospice experience, clinical nurse educator certification, nursing educator masters and/or CHPN preferred.


RN -Triage- 25 Hours Per Week

Supervisor: M. Ramos

This position will work in the Triage Department schedule includes weeknights, weekends, and holidays.  Must have current Florida RN license. BSN preferred.  Minimum of 3 years nursing experience preferably in Hospice or Home Health.  In-patient nursing experience preferred.

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