Are you looking to make a meaningful difference and work with great people? Join Gilchrist, Maryland's largest not-for-profit serious illness provider for an exciting opportunity. Gilchrist is centered around providing the highest quality care and exceptional patient experiences. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including medical/dental/vision, short/long-term disability, 403(b)/401(a) Retirement Plan, tuition reimbursement, free parking, fitness discounts and more!
Gilchrist is Certified as a Great Place to Work®, based on anonymous employee surveys:
95% of employees say they feel good about the ways they contribute to the community.
91% say they feel a sense of pride about what they accomplish.
90% say their work has special meaning: this is not “just a job.”
Work in a secure state-of-the-art brand new beautiful building located at Stadium Place in Baltimore City, located on the bus line. To help with work-life balance, there is an on-site day care center and discounted YMCA membership. Gilchrist is more than a job, it is a career with dedicated, caring and kind people who make work feel like home.
JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY:
Identifies patient/family care needs, and provides nursing and supportive care for the terminally ill patient and their families.
**Day Shift, Night Shift and As Needed opportunities available! Let the recruiter know what shift you prefer.
Diploma, ADN and/or BSN from an accredited institution.
Two years of nursing experience, or equivalent combination or education and experience.
Knowledgeable of universal precautions for infection control and employs safe practices for self protection
Strong time management skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to be patient and family focused
Skill in the use of EMR (Electronic Medical Record) and/or ability to learn
Current MD nursing license.
Job entails some standing, sitting, stooping, bending, walking. Ability to stand and walk almost constantly up to ninety 90% of work time and lifting and positioning patients up to fifty 50% of work time.
Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail and often in stressful situations.
Normal patient care environment with possible exposure to excessive noise, dust, temperature.
Exposed to adverse working conditions due to performance of patient care activities and exposure to communicable diseases
To every patient, every time, we will provide the care that we would want for our own loved ones.Working at Gilchrist is more than just a job. It’s a chance to make a difference. Join us in our mission to provide quality compassionate care, counseling and support to people at every stage of serious illness, so they may live life to the fullest. Start your Gilchrist Career today.