Career Opportunities 2018-06-29T15:44:16+00:00

Careers at Hospice of North Idaho

Are you compassionate, highly-skilled, and motivated to set the standard for expertise in hospice care? So are we! Consider Hospice of North Idaho as your next employer.

We offer meaningful and rewarding careers where you can make a positive impact on the lives of others every day. Employees of Hospice of North Idaho work with a team of dedicated people in a culture of caring. Our full-time employees enjoy competitive benefits which include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and retirement. We support a healthy work-life balance with a generous personal leave policy and we offer frequent professional development opportunities.

Our team of about 100 employees include both clinical and non-clinical staff. As the community’s trusted hospice since 1981, we set the standard for quality care. We are patient-focused, and provide more direct care to our patients than any other hospice in Idaho. As a leader in education and the community’s longest operating hospice, we provide valuable benefits that employees love:

  • Opportunities for continuing education and for furthering education
  • Staff often hold regular hours, even on-call rotations are scheduled. Float positions are hired as such.
  • Home care teams work 8-5 shifts, In-patient unit staff work 12-hour shifts.
  • Ample personal leave time
  • Retirement fund with match offered
  • Medical, dental, vision and life flight insurance offered

Our clinical staff has delivered exceptional quality of care to our patients and their families for nearly 40 years. Our clinical nursing staff and social workers see patients in their home, in care facilities, or at the Schneidmiller House. With a compassionate and holistic approach to well being, our expert care is delivered with our full attention to each individual.

Available Career Opportunities

This position will serve as a full time float, filling open night shifts for the Home Care team, but may occasionally work at the Schneidmiller House.  Anticipated schedule is 30-40 hours per week.

The Night Shift RN provides prompt response to physical and emotional needs of clients and their families in the form of phone calls and/or home visits during non-office hours.  This position screens a variety of questions, problems, and crisis situation that may arise.  The Home Care Night Nurse (RN) works under the direction of client’s primary care physician and Hospice Medical Director and with the primary care nurse as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT).  This position advises and informs the primary nurse regarding client assessment and recommends care measures.

RN required; current Idaho State RN in good standing; minimum six (6) months nursing experience; current CPR; valid driver’s license, personal vehicle for on-the-job transportation, and evidence of insurance coverage as required by HONI policy required. View the details.

The Hospice Aide provides compassionate personal care, nutritional support and environmental needs to assigned patients.  Supports end of life goals and provides care in compliance with the patient’s plan of care and infection control guidelines.

This is a full-time night position and will normally work a schedule of three 12.5 hour nights from 8:00 PM to 8:30 AM.  Schedule will include every other weekend and some holidays.  Rotation is anticipated to as follows:  Week 1 – Mon, Tue, Sat; Week 2 – Sun, Wed, Thurs, subject to change.

Minimum qualifications include graduation from an accredited Nurse’s Aide Course with current Certified Nurse’s Aide certificate; State of Idaho Nursing Assistant Competency Evaluation; current CPR certification; certification of course attendance at an Assistance with Medications course sanctioned by the State of Idaho; and valid driver’s license. Read more about this job, here.

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to: hr@honi.org or fax to 208-209- 8508 attn: HR.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Hospice of North Idaho complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Hospice of North Idaho does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.