770 Converse Street, Longmeadow, MA 01106 (413) 567-6211
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Jewish Geriatric Services is committed to being an "Employer of Choice." We offer people with various interests and backgrounds the opportunity to work in a variety of healthcare settings, including the Julian J. Leavitt Family Jewish Nursing Home, Wernick Adult Day Health Care Center, Spectrum Home Health and Hospice Care, Ruth's House - An Assisted Living Residence, and Genesis House.
At Jewish Geriatric Services you will find a great working environment and an excellent compensation package, which includes the Kinsler Scholarship program, 70% employer paid health and dental premiums, health and wellness programs, tuition reimbursement and optional participation in a Flexible Spending Account. For a more in-depth look at all the benefits of working at JGS, please click here.
Below you will find a complete listing of all the current openings we have throughout our various programs:
Jewish Nursing Home
Nurse Manager - RN (Full Time, Days) $5,000 Sign-on Bonus
In pursuit of a leader interested in excellence. We are an independent, not-for-profit, 200-bed facility providing skilled nursing and rehabilitation services with an opening for a nurse leader to lead multiple units. Candidate will have supervisory experience, Medicare and MDS knowledge, excellent clinical/assessment skills, strong customer service/communication skills, minimum of 2 years of LTC experience, and knowledge of LTC/Federal regulations. MA RN licensure required.
RN & LPN (Full Time, Part Time, Per Diem) $2,000 Sign-on Bonus for Full Time RN Positions Only
Staff Nurse positions available for licensed nurses with excellent clinical skills and a caring heart! We offer a competitive wage and opportunities for advanced training. MA licensure required. Benefits for eligible positions include 3 weeks' vacation, 70% employer paid health/dental, company-nursing scholarship program, and more!
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time, Part Time, all shifts) $1,000 Sign-on Bonus for Full Time
Positions available for CNA's with excellent clinical skills and a caring heart! Assist nursing staff with patients' personal care, emotional support, and activities of daily living. We offer a competitive wage and opportunities for advanced training (Clinical Ladder Program) and additional certifications including CPR. MA Nursing Assistant Certification and High School Diploma or GED required.
CNA/Activities Assistant (Full Time-40 hours/week, 12PM-8:30 PM; possible weekends)
Must have desire and interest to work with and facilitate activities for dementia residents. Will also have responsibilities of a CNA in providing daily care. Must have ability to work and communicate effectively with multi-disciplinary teams. Position offers potential for growth and further education.
Dementia Care Program Manager (Full Time)
In pursuit of a visionary leader interested in excellence with experience in enhancing the lives of seniors with Alzheimer's and other memory disorders through programs, activities, and interdisciplinary efforts to lead our dementia unit. Responsibilities will include supporting a warm and caring environment through oversight of staff and working effectively as part of an interdisciplinary team. Candidate will have a Bachelor's degree or higher in Social Work, Nursing (MA RN Only), Psychology, Gerontology, or other related field from an accredited college or university or appropriate license or certification with a minimum of 2 years' experience in LTC, and knowledge of LTC/Federal/State regulations.
Social Worker (Full Time, 40 hours, Monday-Friday)
Successful candidate will have a minimum of one (1) year of supervised social work experience in a health care setting, with LSW or LCSW certification.
Cook (Intermittent - 20 hours/week)
Flexible schedule including every other weekend. Coordinating the overall preparation and service of meals. Two years' experience required. Experience in a health care setting, and basic knowledge of Orthodox Jewish Dietary Laws preferred.
Dietary Aide (Full Time and Per Diem)
Some kitchen experience preferred. Includes week day evenings and weekend hours.
Manager of Community Resources (Full Time, 40 hours with some weekends and evenings)
The Manager of Community Resources directs and manages a robust volunteer program whose duties include recruiting volunteers from traditional and non-traditional sources, providing volunteer orientation and regulatory training, supervision, recognition and events that support adult, youth and group initiatives. In addition this person is responsible for developing and implementing plans and programs that include strategic planning, goal setting, and budget management. Must have excellent written and oral communication skills, strong selling skills, and be able to work collaboratively with volunteers and colleagues. Bachelor's Degree in management, social science, communications or related field from an accredited college/university required with a minimum of five years professional experience working with volunteers. Knowledge of Microsoft Office required with Raiser's Edge experience a plus.
Ruth's House Assisted Living
Wellness Nurse - LPN (Part Time - 24 hours, weekends)
Exciting opportunity! Successful candidate will be a professional nurse, currently MA licensed with strong assessment skills, excellent organizational skills, have the ability to prioritize tasks, and be computer literate. Experience with LTC, homecare, or assisted living preferred.
Care Managers (Full Time & Part Time, with some weekend requirements)
$1,000 Sign-on Bonus for Full Time
Responsibilities include direct care and assistance with activities and dining. MA CNA certification and High School Diploma or GED required.
Spectrum Home Health & Hospice Care
Home Health Aides (Full Time, Part Time, Per Diem)
Primarily in the Springfield-Longmeadow area, offering flexible schedules, a competitive hourly rate, mileage and travel time reimbursement. Home Health or Hospice experience a plus. MA CNA Certification and/or HHA training documentation required. Reliable vehicle required.
Hospice Volunteer Coordinator (Intermittent - 6-8 hours per week)
Responsible for the development and overall management of the Hospice Volunteer Program, including the selection, training, support and supervision of qualified individuals. The successful candidate will have an Associate's degree or higher in counselling, social work or related field; experience/training in the area of loss, grief, and family dynamics; experience working with volunteer groups; ability to communicate effectively with caregivers and hospice patients and their families. Position requires effective supervisory skills. Hospice experience desirable.
General Office Clerk (Full Time, 32 hours)
The General Office Clerk will perform administrative and office support activities in a friendly, efficient and organized manner for the department. Duties include oversight of medical records, fielding telephone calls, filing, data entry, ordering supplies and faxing. Ideal candidate will be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel, with strong communication skills and be detail oriented. If you are an organized, hardworking person with a "can do" attitude, you will enjoy a competitive salary within a supportive, team-oriented environment. A high school diploma or GED is required with at least 1-3 years of office experience in a health care setting. EMR experience a plus.
Grounds Maintenance (Intermittent - 16 hours/week; flexible schedule)
Perform a variety of landscaping maintenance and snow removal duties (where applicable). Regularly mow lawns, rake leaves, weed, plant flowers, plow snow, remove debris from property grounds, and overall ensure the campus is well-maintained as well as occasionally assist in maintenance emergency situations. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
No Smokers, please.
Please download an application and send completed Application to:
Jewish Geriatric Services
770 Converse Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106
Fax: (413) 567-4425
Jewish Geriatric Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/H