Employment

The Vermont Veterans Home currently retains over two hundred state employees that enjoy excellent benefits such as, medical and dental insurance, sick and vacation days, and retirement benefits. The staff here works every day to fulfill a promise made to our Veterans, their spouses, and Gold Star parents. To uphold our standards we are seeking employees that work well in teams and are dedicated to our cause. We at the Vermont Veterans’ Home believe that it is our honor to serve the Veterans that have served our country and we invite you to become a part of this home.   

To become a part of the Vermont Veterans' Home team please visit the Vermont Human Resources Careers Website.

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

For more information on our Nursing positions, please contact Patricia Crossman at patricia.crossman@vermont.gov.

NURSE EDUCATOR
We have an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Educator to work with the entire interdisciplinary team at the Vermont Veterans’ Home to ensure staff receive best practice/regulatory compliance education.  You will support the development and implementation of education and training programs in the facility ensuring mandatory educational offerings are completed as well as supporting improvement in patient care and enhancing recruitment and retention of all staff. Possession of excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills are essential.  Reference Job Posting ID#: 621787. Location: Bennington. Status: Full Time. Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

NURSE MANAGER
The Nurse Manager has 24/7 responsibility for the overall functioning of specified units and groups of patients.   The Nurse Manager is largely responsible for assuring regulatory compliance, provides oversight, direction and ensures feedback to nursing, other clinical care providers, patients, families and/or responsible parties.  The incumbent is the key communicator between other managers/supervisors, nursing administration, collaborating health care professionals and other facility departments as indicated.  Reference Job Posting ID#: 621789. Location: Bennington. Status: Full Time.  Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

REGISTERED NURSE I & II – CLINICAL SPECIALTY NURSE
We are seeking to hire Registered Nurses to become part of our health-care team where we focus on resident-centered care. You will work with resident providers and oversee the care and services provided while honoring our Veterans. Note: This position is being recruited at two levels for the night shift, 10p to 6:30a. Starting hourly salary for RN I is $31.64; RN II is $34.51. Reference Job Posting ID: 621807 and/or 621808.  Location: Bennington. Status: Full Time, Nights. Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

SECRETARY B
This INTERIM position requires excellent customer service skills as you will be the first point of contact for visitors and family members at the Vermont Veterans’ Home.  The ability to manage a multi-line phone system is essential. Clerical support to the private secretary in Administration, which requires knowledge of English grammar, Microsoft Word, and Excel. Reference Job Posting ID#: 621865. Location: Bennington. Status: Full Time.  Application Deadline: August 20, 2017.

TEMPORARY POSITIONS

REGISTERED NURSE II – CLINICAL SPECIALTY NURSE
Reference Job Posting ID#: 621917. Location: Bennington. Status: Temporary, All Shifts. Application Deadline – Open Until Filled.

REGISTERED NURSE I – CLINICAL SPECIALTY NURSE
Reference Job Posting ID#: 621916. Location: Bennington. Status: Temporary, All Shifts. Application Deadline – Open Until Filled.

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
Reference Job Posting ID#: 621918. Location: Bennington. Status: Temporary, All Shifts. Application Deadline – Open Until Filled.

LICENSED NURSING ASSISTANT
Reference Job Posting ID#: 621919. Location: Bennington. Status: Temporary, All Shifts. Application Deadline – Open Until Filled.

VETERANS’ HOME UTILITY WORKER / VETERAN BUDDY
The primary job function of this position will be to provide 1-to-1 assistance to our veterans and members at the Vermont Veterans’ Home, a long-term care facility, who may need supervision and/or additional support for a period of time.  The schedule will vary based on the needs of the facility at the current time and will include some weekends.  Reference Job Posting ID#: 621924. Location:  Bennington. Status:  Temporary.  Application Deadline – Open Until Filled.

VETERANS’ HOME UTILITY WORKER / DIETARY
This position is in the Dietary Division at the Vermont Veterans' Home.  Duties will include food preparation, set up and break down of dining areas, delivery of food carts to units, operation of tray line, stocking supplies, washing dishes and pots/pans, cleaning and sanitizing kitchen area.  The hours for one of the positions is 6:00 am to 2:30 pm and the hours for the other position are 11:00 am to 7:30 pm (which may include shifts of 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm); both will include weekends and holidays Reference Job Posting ID#: 621925.  Location:  Bennington.  Status:  Temporary.  Application Deadline – Open Until Filled.

VETERANS’ HOME UTILITY WORKER / CHL
This position will have Housekeeping/Custodial and/or Laundry job duties at the Vermont Veterans' Home.  Duties will include mopping, sweeping, dusting, trash removal, cleaning of living spaces and common areas within the home as well as laundry operations which include laundering linens and personal clothing; folding, sorting and delivery and pickup of laundry as well as operation of laundry machines. The hours for position are 6:00 am to 2:30 pm, primarily weekends. Reference Job Posting ID#: 621926.  Location:  Bennington.  Status:  Temporary.  Application Deadline – Open Until Filled.

VETERANS’ HOME UTILITY WORKER / WEEKEND RECEPTIONIST
The Vermont Veterans' Home is seeking an individual with good customer service and interpersonal skills.  Duties include answering multi-line phone, transferring calls and directing visitors within the facility.  Light duty office work, sorting and filing, assembly of materials may be requested. The hours for this position are every other weekend, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.  Reference Job Posting ID#: 621866. Location: Bennington. Status: Temporary.  Application Deadline – Open Until Filled.

For more information, please contact Joyce Santacross at (802) 447-6535 or email at joyce.santacross@vermont.gov.
The State of Vermont offers an excellent total compensation package.  To apply you must use the online job application at www.careers.vermont.gov. For questions related to your application, please contact the Department of Human Resources, Recruitment Services at (855) 828-6700 (toll-free) or (800) 253-0191 (TTY/Relay Service.  The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Contact Information

Vermont Veterans’ Home
325 North Street
Bennington, VT 05201            
Phone: 802-447-6510
Email the Admission Department