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Hospice Volunteer (Non-Paid position) Job

HCR ManorCare

Date: Apr 8, 2014

Location: Baltimore, MD, 21228, US

About the Organization: EEO/Drug-Free Employer
Description:HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy.

Heartland Hospice Services of Baltimore Maryland has immediate needs for compassionate & caring Volunteers.

Responsible to the Volunteer Coordinator to provide unreimbursed services to the agency and/or hospice clients and their families. Provides client care and/or support services such as psychosocial and spiritual support. - Completes the hospice volunteer orientation sessions. - Completes assignments which may include activities to meet client and family needs, inclient visits, bereavement follow-up, office and clerical duties. May include activities such as on-site companionship, respite care, letter writing, homemaking chores, errands. In return for your expertise, you'll enjoy excellent training, and unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Be a part of the team leading the nation in healthcare.

Educational Requirements:High School diploma or G.E.D. preferred.
Position Requirements:QUALIFICATIONS:
- Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Good interpersonal skills.
- Ability to adapt to changing needs of client care.
- Available for training, assignment, and continuing education.
- Bereavement and direct client care volunteer must be 18 years or older.
- Office clerical volunteer must be 16 years of age or older.
- Personal qualities of a positive approach to life, flexibility, empathy, maturity, a good sense of humor, willingness to help others and ability to work as a team member. Sound judgment regarding death & dying.
- Ability to develop & maintain rapport with client & family.
Location:4673 - Heartland Hospice Services, Baltimore, Maryland
Category:Nursing - Other

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore
Job Segments: Rehabilitation, Medical, Volunteer Coordinator, Palliative, Hospice, Healthcare, Nonprofit