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Jewish Lifecare 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 Lifecare you will find a great working environment and an excellent compensation package, which includes a company-funded 401K, 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:

Executive Vice President  Jewish Geriatric Services
Jewish Lifecare is seeking a self-directed, dynamic leader to join our Senior Team, reporting directly to the CEO.  This is an outstanding opportunity for an innovative and experienced executive to assume an integral role in continuing to transform the organization to operational and clinical experience.  The ideal candidate will have a valid Massachusetts license as a Nursing Home Administrator as well as experience in a leadership role directing management and engaging all staff.  Must be a graduate of an accredited college or university.  A Master's degree in Health Care Administration is preferred.

Nurse Practitioner [ Back to Top ]

Nurse Practitioner
Opportunity for an advanced practice professional to work collaboratively with our physicians and other full time Nurse Practitioner providing services to the residents of the Jewish Nursing Home. Geriatric experience a PLUS! This position is full time, M-F, with some on-call responsibility Flexible schedule will be considered.

Nurses [ Back to Top ]

Assistant Director of Nursing ($10,000 Sign-On Bonus) Jewish Nursing Home
Exciting opportunity to join us as we transform our approach to care, moving away from a traditional model of care to a more person-centered and home-like small house model of care, which will include the construction of a state-of-the-art short-term care rehabilitation center.  The successful candidate for this key nurse management position will be a BSN with leadership/supervisory experience, excellent clinical and communication skills, at least 2 years of LTC experience, and knowledge of LTC/PPS/MDS regulations.  ADON will assist the Director of Nursing in oversight of the daily clinical and administrative operations through planning, organizing, developing, and directing the day-to-day functions of the Nursing Department in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern the facility.

Clinical Informatics Specialist (Full Time, 40 hrs. - Monday-Friday - 10am-6:30pm) Jewish Nursing Home
Orient and train new users on the EMR system and support the train-the-trainer team and super users to enhance their knowledge, skills and independence.  Provide IT support as it relates to EMR including troubleshooting and hands-on problem resolutions.  Work closely with EMR vendor to resolve issues and suggest system enhancements.  Maintain system build processes, and assist as needed with Quality Assurance activities and communicate issues to leadership.  Must have clinical and training experience, EMR knowledge, and be computer literate and proficient with windows based PC's and iPads.

MDS Coordinator (Full Time)
Successful candidate will be an RN with a minimum of two years' experience as a PPS/MDS Coordinator in a long term care setting; or an RN with at least two years' experience in case management in long term care, especially in a supervisory role.  Responsibilities will include the management of the MDS department, case manage the Medicare A residents, as well as coordinate required PPS assessments.  Must have knowledge and application of both OBRA and Medicare A skilled criteria, guidelines, regulations and be familiar with MDS 3.0.

RN Nursing Supervisor (Part Time, 11pm-7am) Jewish Nursing Home
Nursing supervisor position with 70% employer paid health/dental, company-funded 401K, nursing scholarship program, and more!

RN/LPN Nursing Supervisor Jewish Nursing Home
(Full Time, 2:45-11:15pm, with every other weekend)
Nursing supervisor position with 70% employer paid health/dental, company-funded 401K, nursing scholarship program, and more!

RN & LPN (Full Time)  Jewish Nursing Home

RN & LPN (Part Time/Per Diem) Jewish Nursing Home

Short-term Rehab-RN (Full Time, 32 hours) Jewish Nursing Home

Staff Development Coordinator-RN (Part Time, 24 hours) 
Jewish Nursing Home

Weekend Supervisor-RN (16-24 hours) Jewish Nursing Home

Wellness Nurse: RN or LPN (Part Time, 24 hours, with some weekends) Ruth's House Assisted Living
Successful candidate will have strong assessment skills, excellent organizational skills, ability to prioritize tasks, and be computer literate.  Experience with long-term care, home care, or assisted living preferred.

RN (Part Time, 25 hours - Monday-Friday*) Wernick Adult Day Health Care Center
*No nights, weekends or holidays!

RN Home Health 
Spectrum Home Health & Hospice Care
(Per Diem 1st Shift) (Part Time, 24 hours) (Baylor-Weekend 8am-4pm w/on call)
Join a certified, JC accredited home health agency, with competitive compensation and flexible hours, that offers clients cutting edge technology with telemedicine along with skilled and compassionate care. Home health care/hospice experience strongly desired. MA RN licensure required.

RN Hospice Nurse  Spectrum Home Health & Hospice Care
(Full Time, 32 hours)

Generous benefit package!  Join a dynamic, highly competent team and be a part of a comprehensive health care system.  Minimum of 1 year hospice and/or home health experience preferred.   

CNAs, Care Managers, Home Health Aides [ Back to Top ]

CNAs with experience.  (Full Time, Part Time, Per Diem - all shifts) Jewish Nursing Home
Holiday and weekend differential. MA CNA certification and High School Diploma or GED required.

Care Managers Ruth's House Assisted Living 
(Full Time, 40 hours, all shifts with some weekend requirements)
Responsibilities include direct care and assistance with activities and dining. MA CNA certification and High School Diploma or GED required.

Care Managers (Part Time - all shifts/some weekend requirements.) Ruth's House Assisted Living
Responsibilities include direct care and assistance with activities and dining. MA CNA certification and High School Diploma or GED required.

Rehab - No openings at this time. [ Back to Top ]

Social Services [ Back to Top ]

Director of Social Services  Jewish Nursing Home
The Director of Social Services is responsible for planning, implementing, and directing the overall operation of the Social Services Department in accordance with federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations.  The Director plans, implements, directs, and evaluates all aspects of operations including supervision, support, and coaching of staff to ensure optimal customer service.  The Director will have a strong clinical background in social work, excellent communication, organizational, management, team-building, and people skills, and a record of successful leadership.  The ideal candidate will be MSW, and LICSW prepared with at least one year of supervisory experience and two years of healthcare and/or geriatric experience preferred.

Activities   [ Back to Top ]

Activities Assistant (Full Time, 40 hours, 9:15AM - 5:45PM)  Jewish Nursing Home
A basic understanding of the needs of the elderly and an empathetic approach is required.  Experience/certification in a recreational setting is preferred.  A valid driver's license and high school diploma and/or GED required.

Activities Coordinator (Full Time, 35 hours, Monday-Friday)  Wernick Adult Day Health
Providing meaningful activity programs for adult day health participants.  Qualified candidate will have a basic understanding of the needs of the elderly and an empathetic approach with at least two years of experience working in a social or recreational program within the last five years, one of which was full-time in an activities program in a health care setting.  A valid driver's license is also required.

Dementia Program Coordinator  Jewish Nursing Home - Nursing Department
(Full Time, Monday-Friday, 8:30AM - 5:00PM)
Plan, organize, develop and direct the overall operation of the Activity programming on the Dementia units in accordance with current applicable federal and state regulations.  Monitor activities for recreation and therapeutic purposes to enhance the quality of life for all residents.  The successful candidate will be a high school graduate.  A degree is preferred, but not necessary.  Minimum of two years of experience and training in direct group activities required.

Dining/Dietary Services  [ Back to Top ]

Clinical Dieticians (Full Time-32 hours and Per Diem-16 hours)  Jewish Nursing Home
Clinical Dietician positions for a 200 bed Nursing Home with sub-acute.  Must be a Massachusetts registered licensed Dietician.  Knowledge of Geri-Menu with electronic medical recording familiarity a plus, as well as awareness of Orthodox Jewish Dietary Laws.

Support Services  [ Back to Top ]

Laundry Aide/Housekeeping (Full Time, Monday-Friday with every other weekend) 
Experience working in a health care setting preferred.

Grounds Maintenance (16 hours; 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.

Maintenance Mechanic (Full Time, 40 hours, Monday-Friday, 8:30AM - 5:00PM) 

The successful candidate will have at least three years of general maintenance experience, including but not limited to grounds keeping, painting, and mechanical skills.  Must also be available for paid "on-call" rotation.

Professional / Technical / Administrative  [ Back to Top ]

Concierge (Intermittent Schedule) Ruth's House Assisted Living
One day a week, 4-5 hours per day, either 3:00-8:00PM or 4:00-8:00PM, with one weekend a month from 8:30AM-7:30PM.  Flexibility to cover vacations or open shifts and switchboard experience preferred, but will train.

Intake Clerk (Per Diem) Spectrum Home Health & Hospice Care
Must be skilled in accurate and time-sensitive data entry with proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel and Word.  A High School diploma (or equivalent), knowledge of medical terminology, and one year of experience in a computer-based office environment are preferred with strong organizational, time-management, and customer service skills.

Records Clerk (Full Time, 40 hours, Monday-Friday) Jewish Nursing Home
Maintain active and closed medical records in accordance with federal/state regulations and Joint Commission standards, as well as department policies.  Ability to type 35 words per minute, work independently and be computer literate and experienced with office machinery such as printers, scanners, fax machines, and copiers.  High School diploma and/or GED required.

Volunteer Coordinator (Full Time, 40 hours)
Manages volunteer resources to assist in the delivery and support of Jewish Lifecare programs including, but not limited to Resident Bingo and Activities, staffing the Coffee Shop and Gift Shop, Caring Friends Program, activities at Ruth's House Assisted Living, school and youth group programs, and resident mail delivery.  This position creates, plans, sets goals, directly recruits and manages volunteers, provides volunteer screenings, orientations, ensures compliance with regulations and required trainings, creates and executes volunteer communications and recognition program, and works with all Jewish Lifecare entities.

No Smokers, please.

Please download an application and send completed Application to:
Human Resources
Jewish Lifecare
770 Converse Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106
Fax: (413) 567-4425
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Jewish Lifecare is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/H