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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

*Admissions Specialist – FT
  • Supervisor:Crystal Stallings
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:08/28/2017

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.

*Spiritual Counselor, BBH East – FT
  • Supervisor:Lenny Marshall
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:08/28/2017

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.

*Spiritual Counselor, Care & Comfort – FT
  • Supervisor:Lenny Marshall
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:08/28/2017

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.

*Spiritual Counselor – PRN
  • Supervisor:Lenny Marshall
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:08/28/2017

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.

*Social Worker, Float – FT
  • Supervisor:Kathy Elmore
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:08/28/2017

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 home health or hospice experience preferred.

*Facilities Technician – Full Time
  • Supervisor:Kelly Mackie
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:08/18/2017

This is a full time position that requires general knowledge and basic skills in plumbing, electrical and lighting, HVAC plus EPA certified, framing, drywall, painting and trim work, as well as basic skills in landscape irrigation. A minimum of 5 years of facilities technician experience including excellent customer service and communication skills is required. Must be able to lift 50 pounds or more, ability to stand for long periods of time, work on ladders and work in tight spaces. Also must have driver’s license and dependable transportation.

*Music Therapist - PRN
  • Supervisor:Susan Droessler
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:08/18/2017

PRN Board-Certified MT needed for patient care that will be utilized in all 8 counties as needed.  Responsibilities include planning and implementing music therapy interventions with hospice patients from a variety of age groups and their family members, and working as part of an interdisciplinary team. Occasional evening or weekend hours for community events/bereavement groups.

*RN, Hospice House - Full Time, Nights
  • Supervisor:Barbara Roberts
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:08/18/2017

Must have current Florida RN license. BSN preferred. Minimum of 3 years nursing experience preferably in Hospice. In-patient nursing experience preferred. This position will primarily work the night shift.

*Grief Support Counselor - FT
  • Supervisor:Pam Mezzina
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:08/18/2017

This position will also provide individual and/or group counseling to hospice and community clients. Must have a Master’s Level degree in Social Work, Mental Health, Music or Art Therapy, Education or related field. This position may work nights/weekends.

*Referral Specialist – Full Time
  • Supervisor:Tracey Christian-Griffin
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

This is a full time position that will work rotating weekends and holidays.  Experience with medical supplies, records, and terminology is preferred.  Responsible for referral calls concerning hospice care and process requests for information and visits by Admissions Specialist. Must be highly organized with excellent communication skills with 3-5 years administrative experience in healthcare environment including insurance verification and/or medical billing.

*RN Float – FT
  • Supervisor:Kathy Elmore
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

RN needed for full time position to provide float and on call coverage.  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 BBH North – Full Time
  • Supervisor:Donna Gober
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

RN needed for full time position.  This position will provide care for patients in Leon County. 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.

*Hospice Aide, BBH East, Part Time
  • Supervisor:Carol Katz
  • Opening Date:
  • Closing Date:Until Filled

This position will provide care to our patients throughout the Jefferson, Madison and Taylor county service area 3 days per week. Must have current Florida CNA License and a minimum of 3 years CNA experience preferably in Home Health or Hospice. 

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