EXPERIENCED COOK / KITCHEN MANAGER

Are you looking to make a difference as the newest member of a dynamic team and department of one at Regional Hospice and Home Care of Western Connecticut?  We are looking for an individual to manage and prepare a wide range of culinary specialties for the patients, families and staff of Connecticut’s first private-room Hospice residence in Danbury, CT.

A Bachelor’s degree in culinary arts is preferred or equivalent knowledge gained from experience is required.  A minimum of 5 years’ experience in professional commercial kitchen required.

Additional Requirements:

  • Kitchen provisioning and inventory management.
  • A la carte menu preparation.
  • Catering experience a plus.
  • Level of comfort and professionalism communicating with patients and their families.
  • Ability to work with volunteer kitchen staff.

This is a salaried position with benefits to include Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401(k) with matching.  Salary is based on a floating 40 to 50 hour work week dependent on business needs.

For more information or to email resume with cover letter please contact:  Humanresources@RegionalHospiceCT.org

 

IT Systems Manager:

Are you looking to make a difference as the newest member of a dynamic team and department of one at Regional Hospice and Home Care of Western Connecticut?  We are looking for a jack-of-all-trades “Guru” to manage all information technology systems in our new, state of the art hospice residence located in Danbury, CT.  A Bachelor’s degree in computer science or engineering or equivalent knowledge gained from experience is required.  A Systems Administration / Systems Engineer certification is preferred.  This position will not only be support and maintenance but also strategic in technical planning for the organization as it grows.  HTML and website maintenance experience a plus.

Additional Requirements:

  • Troubleshoot network performance issues
  • Test network systems to eliminate problems
  • Interface with IT vendor to resolve high level systems issues
  • Experience with LAN, Remote Desktop, Windows Server, Exchange and Active Directory and Virtual Server Infrastructure.
  • Manage and support LAN network devices and wireless network
  • Troubleshoot problems and workstation deployment with training for end user
  • Perform workstation maintenance/software updates and support
  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical end users
  • E-mail administration
  • Manage A/V Equipment
  • Manage Phone VoIP phone system
  • Manage security access system
  • Understand and manage IT compliance issues related to HITECH.

This is a salary position with full benefits.

For more information or to email resume with cover letter please contact:  Humanresources@RegionalHospiceCT.org

 

In-patient RN & CNA positions 

Regional Hospice and Home Care’s 12 Bed Center for Comfort Care and Healing, is currently planning to open in late December 2014. We are presently accepting applications for Registered Nurses (RN) and Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) to work in the in-patient facility.  We are looking for individuals interested in working both day and night shifts.

Ideal candidates will have previous experience in hospice and palliative care; be certified in hospice and palliative care (i.e., HPNA, CHPNA), and knowledgeable with coping needs of patients, family & significant other at end of life. Candidates will have a current CPR certification.

Registered Nurse – BSN preferred. 2 years recent experience in an acute care environment with demonstrated competencies in IV therapy, wound management, tracheostomies and indwelling catheters and ostomy management.

Certified Nursing Assistant – Documentation of an approved certified nursing assistant program by the State of Connecticut. One year experience as a CNA, preferably one year experience as a certified nursing assistant caring for patients at end of life.

Interested candidates should contact HumanResources@RegionalHospicect.org for an application.

 

 

Currently seeking the following per-diem positions

Home Health Aides

Licensed Physical Therapist

Licensed Occupational Therapist
Licensed Speech Therapist
Certified Nurse’s Assistant
Email or fax resume with cover letter to:  Dcretella@RegionalHospiceCT.org