Career Opportunities2019-03-21T08:03:53-07:00

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.

Available Career Opportunities

The Community Outreach Coordinator is responsible for enhancing Hospice of North Idaho’s capacity to establish and improve new and existing collaborative working relationships with the business community, public, providers of health care, care facilities and health related community organizations to achieve the mission and goals of Hospice throughout our service area in Kootenai, Shoshone and Benewah counties. The coordinator will provide and facilitate community education to achieve the community’s solid understanding of our Hospice mission and its services.   The coordinator is a member of the Communication Department working under the guidance of the Director of Communication. More information, here!

The Hospice Aide provides compassionate personal care for patients when appropriate and maintains a safe and healthy environment as directed by the IDT plan of care. Learn more, here!

  • Opening for  a full time night position in the in patient unit and regularly works 3, 12.5 hour shifts per week (8:00 PM – 8:30 AM).
  • Opening for a full time day at position on our homecare team, regularly works Monday – Friday (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM)

The hospice Social Worker furthers the mission of hospice by providing clinical support to patients and their families in conjunction with the other members of the hospice team.  The Social Worker has special expertise related to the psychosocial, spiritual, bereavement, environmental and financial needs of hospice patients and their families. Read the full description, here!

The Hospice Aide provides compassionate personal care for patients when appropriate and maintains a safe and healthy environment as directed by the IDT plan of care.

Full time night position 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.

Full time float position will normally work a schedule of every Monday 8:00 AM to 8:30 PM, Friday 8:00 PM to 8:30 AM and then pick up one additional day or night shift as available during the week.

More information, here.

The Weekend 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 also screens a variety of questions, problems, and crisis situation that may arise and may conduct admissions onto hospice care. This position advises and informs the primary nurse regarding client assessment and recommend care measures.  RN will provide Emergent Care and/or Admissions during the weekend.  Depending on candidate, this position could be full time or part time. Read more here!

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to: 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.

Am I a good fit for Hospice of North Idaho?

We have delivered exceptional quality of care to our patients and their families for nearly 40 years. We are patient-focused, and provide more direct care to our patients than any other hospice in Idaho.

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. Our staff is supported by over 200 volunteers to ensure that our patients needs are met.

Why choose Hospice of North Idaho?

Our team of over 100 employees include both clinical and non-clinical staff. As the community’s trusted hospice since 1981, we set the standard for quality care. 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
  • 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