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Good Shepherd Community Care Spanish Speaking Hospice Nurse w/ Sign-On Bonus in Newton, Massachusetts

Spanish Speaking Hospice Nurse w/ Sign-On Bonus

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Job Location

Main Office - Newton, MA

Position Type

Full Time

Education Level

2 Year Degree

Job Category

Health Care

Community based, mission-driven hospice seeks a Spanish Speaking Registered Nurse to join its expanding multicultural clinical team.  Travel is required for this position.  Care is provided in patient’s private homes and residential facilities throughout Greater Boston and parts of Metrowest.This position is eligible for a $3000 sign-on Bonus.


Job Responsibilities:

Responsible for patients’ comprehensive plans of care, including collaboration with the interdisciplinary team and other health care providers/facilities to ensure smooth coordination of care.  Provide clinical assessment of patients’ ADLs, functional, psychological, and environmental needs. Implement and monitor aspects of patient care including managing discomfort and symptom relief.  Consult with and educate patients and families about hospice care, terminal disease, self-care techniques and end-of-life processes.  

Education, Skills and Experience:

  • Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of Massachusetts 

  • Fluent in Spanish

  • Sensitivity and understanding of end-of-life issues 

  • Experience in community health, hospice, oncology or related field preferred  

  • Demonstrated assessment skills for  pain management and symptom control

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills 

  • Exceptional communication skills 


Good Shepherd Benefits Package offers:  

  • Competitive salary 

  • Four weeks paid time off in first year

  • 12 paid holidays 

  • Health and dental insurance, coverage begins as of your start date

  • Life insurance

  • 403(b) with company match

  • Flexible Spending Account 

  • Short Term Disability 

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Partnership with Regis College for reduced tuition rates



Employment Type:

Full Time

Job Functions:

Healthcare Provider 

About Us:

Good Shepherd Community Care is one of the most trusted health care organizations in Greater Boston focusing on hospice and palliative care. Founded as Hospice of the Good Shepherd in 1978, we are the original Massachusetts hospice. After decades of caring for our community, we continue to remain an independent, not-for-profit, non-sectarian organization.Please note that Good Shepherd Community Care requires vaccination for Covid-19 as a condition of employment.We believe in the importance of mutual respect and acceptance and values diversity in our patients, families and caregivers, employees, volunteers, community, and partner organizations.We are committed to these values and honor the dignity of each individual through the care, support and education we provide.