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Careers

The owners of Grace Hospice have been involved with hospice and healthcare for over 30 years. Our hospice team has over 250 years of combined experience in end of life care. The team consists of chaplains, bereavement coordinators, home health aides, medical directors, registered nurses and social workers. If you would like to join our team of professionals please submit the attached application.

Questions? Please call our office: (816) 444-4611 Or (866) 878-4611. If you would like to apply for a position, please fill out our Employment interest Form.

EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

At Grace Hospice we are dedicated to our highly educated and trained staff remaining current on their educational needs. We encourage our staff to become certified in hospice and palliative care. In-house hospice 101 training is provided as well as 8 hours of continuous education in relation to your field of expertise.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR POSITIONS

 

HHA-Nights
Responsibilities:

HHA=8p-8:30am

please contact: Sheila Clevenger

816-444-4611

If you are interested in this opportunity, complete our employment interest form.

Bereavement Coordinator
Responsibilities:

Bereavement Coordinator- Full-time

 

  • Plan and develop educational programs and support groups related to grief and bereavement.

  • Plan and coordinate yearly memorial services.

  • Assess caregiver/significant other need or desire for bereavement care.

  • Coordinate and evaluate bereavement follow-up care for thirteen (13) months after the death of the patient, or longer if need is identified.

  • Schedule, coordinate and facilitate grief support groups as needed.

Design Plan of Care for Bereavement, Pre-Bereavement or referring to outside mental health professional sources when need is identified.

 

Contact Beckie Lindquist at 816-444-4611 if interested.

 

If you are interested in this opportunity, complete our employment interest form.

HHA-Weekends
Responsibilities:

Must be Missouri and Kansas certified, and able to work every weekend 8a-8p.

If you are interested in this opportunity, complete our employment interest form.

Home Health Aide
Responsibilities:
  • Maintain current class A driver’s license without restriction or limitations.
  • Maintain current full coverage auto insurance and provide proof of same to Grace Hospice.
  • Maintain current BLS certification and renew as need.
Qualifications:
  • Professional mannerism and appearance required.
  • Requires well developed interpersonal skills, the ability to function in a team environment.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written required.
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. required.
  • Certified Missouri and Kansas CNA. Kansas HHA or ability to obtain.
  • Three to Six months of current experience as a Home Health Aide or Nurse’s Aide required, Hospice experience preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively through written and verbal skills.
  • Ability to effectively read and write at GED level.
  • Must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States.
  • Must pass a criminal background check.
  • Must have ability to lift a  minimum of 75 lbs. transfer patients, bend, stoop and climb stairs.
  • Must be clear of communicable diseases that could be passed on the immune-compromised patients/family members.

If you are interested in this opportunity, complete our employment interest form.

Chaplain
Responsibilities:
  • Provide direct spiritual support and/or counsel to patients/families/significant others dealing with terminal/life limiting illnesses, dying and death.
  • Work with staff, clergy and community groups to enhance their sensitivity to the spiritual concerns of patients/families/significant others experiencing terminal illness and loss.
  • Assist with funeral or memorial service arrangements including conducting the service when indicated.
Qualifications:
  • Graduate of accredited seminary or school of theology or appropriate certification in hospital or pastoral ministry. Preferably has completed 4 units of CPE.
  • Position requires well-developed counseling and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Chaplain will have ability to address spiritual care issues and concerns with ALL religious faiths.
  • Will have demonstrated experience in working with patients/families/significant others dealing with life limiting and/or terminal diseases as well as grief death and dying.
  • Must possess proficient computer skills on programs such as Microsoft Office and Microsoft Outlook as well as proficient technology skills.
  • Please Call Beckie for more information (816) 444-4611

If you are interested in this opportunity, complete our employment interest form.

Social Worker Full-Time (includes evenings and weekends)
Responsibilities:
  • Psychosocial Assessments, care plans and resource allocation for patients/families enrolled in hospice care.
  • Complete documentation and place a copy on facility chart on same day of service.
  • Share information with Grace Hospice staff regarding patient communities, resources available to patient/family/significant others which may contribute to the implementation of the POC.              
Qualifications:
  • Requires graduation from a school accredited or approved by the Council on Social Work Education and social work licensure in Kansas.
  • Master’s Degree preparation in Medical Social Work preferred.
  • At least two (2) current years social work experience in a medical setting required.
  • Must possess interpersonal skills allowing effective interaction with patients/families/significant others as well as all interdisciplinary caregivers, peers, subordinates, supervisors and management.
  • Must possess proficient computer skills on programs such as Microsoft Office and Microsoft Outlook as well as proficient technology skills.

If you are interested in this opportunity, complete our employment interest form.