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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. Big Bend Hospice is committed to providing the education, tools and work environment to allow you to perform at your best. We have dedicated ourselves to being the employer of choice, and the kind of organization that is so focused and responsive to our staff that they would not want to work anyplace else. We take great pride in making a difference in the lives of our patients and families, as well as the lives of our fellow employees.

Open Positions

Team Manager, BBH North
  • Supervisor:Gini West
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:05/31/2016

Must have current Florida RN License, BSN preferred. Minimum of 5 years nursing experience preferably in Hospice or Home Health.  Two years previous management experience in a health care setting, preferred.

*Social Worker, BBH West FT
  • Supervisor:Regina Compton
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:05/31/2016

Full time Social Worker needed for the BBH West team providing coverage for Wakulla and Franklin County. Must have a Master’s degree in Social Work.  LCSW preferred.  Two years of hospice experience preferred.

*Training Coordinator
  • Supervisor:Laura Silvey
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:05/25/2016

This is a full time position that provides administrative support to the Training and Development Department.  Responsibilities will include coordination of online educational requirements to all employees, Certification and CPR tracking and scheduling of all new hire orientations throughout the year.  Coordinates student/intern placements with manager, obtains required information and obtains necessary equipment and supplies.  Proficient with Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point. Minimum of 3 years administrative experience preferably in a healthcare environment.

*Chaplain, PRN
  • Supervisor:Lenny Marshall
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:05/25/2016

Master’s degree in divinity required.  CPE preferred.  Chaplain or spiritual care experience in hospice or hospital setting is preferred. Three or more years of pastoral experience or hospice chaplain experience required.  Must have skills in communication, cooperation and compassion with patients and families, with the team, other clergy and congregations.

*Clinical Preceptor, RN, FT
  • Supervisor:Laura Silvey
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

Precepts clinical staff, ensuring their successful transition from date of hire through 6 month orientation period. Must have active Florida RN License. A minimum of 3 years nursing experience, including 2 years of “hands on” clinical experience such as providing care, supervising nursing services, or teach nursing skills. Must have 1 year of nursing experience in home care. Intermediate computer skills are required.

*Social Worker,  Float, FT
  • Supervisor:Catherine White
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

Full time Social Worker needed to provide coverage in our 8 county service area. Must have a Master’s degree in Social Work.  LCSW preferred.  Two years of hospice experience preferred

*RN BBH North – FT
  • Supervisor:Patty Kraft
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:05/16/2016

RN needed for full time position. This position will provide care for patients in Leon County ALFs, nursing homes etc. May also provide RN support wherever needed within our 8 county service area. Must have current Florida RN license. BSN preferred. Minimum of three years nursing experience preferably in Hospice or Home Health.

*Admissions Specialist – FT
  • Supervisor:Crystal Stallings
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

Must have active Florida RN License and a Bachelors of Science in Nursing degree is preferred. Minimum of 2 years nursing experience required. This position will work full time hours which may include weekends and/or holidays. 

*Hospice Aide, Float, FT
  • Supervisor:Catherine White
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

Must have current Florida CNA License. Minimum of 3 years Hospice Aide experience preferably in Home Health or Hospice. This position will provide care to our patients throughout our 8 county service area.

*Front Desk Receptionist – Part Time
  • Supervisor:V. Suchocki
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

This position will provide as needed coverage for our Front Desk. The Receptionist must be able to answer phones, transfer calls to correct person and greet visitors. The position also requires strong customer service skills and experience with multi-line phone systems. Knowledge of a variety of software systems and experience with medical supplies, records and terminology is necessary. Hours for this position will be 8:00a-1:00p.

*RN On Call/Flex – FT
  • Supervisor:Catherine White
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

RN needed for full time position to provide float and on call coverage. The schedule for this position will be Thursday through Sunday 9a-7p. May also provide RN support wherever needed within our 8 county service area. Must have current Florida RN license. BSN preferred. Minimum of three years nursing experience preferably in Hospice or Home Health.

*Assistant Medical Director
  • Supervisor:Dr. Nancy Chorba
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

Big Bend Hospice is seeking applicants for a full time Assistant Medical Director. This position will serve patients in our Hospice House and our 8 county service area. The physician will provide hospice and palliative care services for individualized symptom management and quality of life issues in a variety of settings including hospice home visits, skilled nursing facilities, our 12 bed inpatient hospice facility and will work closely with our Medical Director. Must have a MD from an accredited medical school, a minimum of 3 years of medical practice experience, have an active, unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Florida and have a current DEA Certificate. Certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine is preferred. Knowledge and experience in hospice/palliative medical practice and symptom management. Board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine is preferred.

*RN Float – FT
  • Supervisor:Catherine White
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

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

*RN Float – PRN
  • Supervisor:Catherine White
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

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

*RN/LPN, PRN, BBH West
  • Supervisor:Regina Compton
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

This PRN position will provide on-call coverage for Franklin County. Must have current Florida RN License. BSN preferred. Minimum of 3 years nursing experience preferably in Hospice or Home Health.

*RN/LPN, PRN, BBH East
  • Supervisor:Carol Katz
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

This PRN position will provide on-call coverage for Taylor County. Must have current Florida RN License. BSN preferred. Minimum of 3 years nursing experience preferably in Hospice or Home Health.

How To Apply

Email:  grace@bigbendhospice.org

Fax an application to:  850-325-6290
Click here to view/download the application.

Or apply in person at 1723 Mahan Center Blvd