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.

Available Positions

PRN Nurse (LPN or RN) to cover all hours including on call -

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Requires currently active RN license in KS/MO from State Board of Nursing or current LPN license in KS/MO.
  • Two or more years of current professional hospice nursing, home health or acute care, oncology or radiation oncology experience.
  • Must possess interpersonal skills sufficient to interact effectively with patients and their families as well as interdisciplinary caregivers, peers, subordinates and supervisors.
  • Requires willingness to work assigned schedule of duty and rotating on-call duty as scheduled.
  • Must have the ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs., transfer patients from bed to chair, bed to wheelchair, or visa versa with assistance & have the ability to bend, stoop, & climb stairs.

 

Home Health Aide-PRN -

  • 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.
  • 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.

 

PRN Chaplain

  • Provide direct spiritual support and/or counsel to patients/families/significant others dealing with terminal/life limiting illnesses, dying and death.
  • Complete informational visits and intake paperwork on new admissions as assigned.
  • Chaplain coverage with on call rotation evenings, nights and weekends.

 

Questions? Please call our office: (816) 444-4611

If you would like to apply for a position, please fill out our Job Application.

If you are looking for volunteer opportunities, please fill out our Volunteer Application.

 

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.