Employment

Calvin employees are the core of our 50-year tradition of care. Many have been with us for more than 10 years, and all share a commitment to caring for each other and our residents.

Calvin Community offers career opportunities in:

  • Nursing
  • Food services
  • Housekeeping
  • Activities and Wellness
  • Facilities Management
  • Office Administration

If caring is what you do best, we'd like to hear from you! Please contact us today to learn more about our current opportunities.

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Opportunities

Part-Time Charge Nurse (RN or LPN) - Skilled/ICF

  • Open Date: 10/01/2017
  • Close Date: 05/31/2018
  • Job Description: Our Nurses deliver first-class nursing care for each resident on their assigned unit. Use nursing process to assess acute change in resident's condition. Implement the service plan approaches that are agreed upon at the interdisciplinary care conference. Act as an advocate for each resident's autonomy. Demonstrate respect for each resident's dignity, privacy and confidentiality. Use effective communication with medical staff, service providers, families, peers and supervisors. Supervise, coach and discipline assigned Health Care unit staff to ensure skillful and effective delivery of resident cares.
  • Requirements: •Have a comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and practice, with specific knowledge in geriatric nursing and restorative care. •Have a genuine interest in working with elders and those with limited self-care abilities. •Have a commitment toward helping each resident maintain the highest degree of function possible. •Patient, tactful & respectful in dealing with all employees, family members and visitors, and residents who have a variety of mental and emotional conditions •Able to concentrate on details with frequent interruptions. •Able to read, spell and do basic math. •Take initiative, identify and utilize problem solving skills and make judgments in determining residents' needs. Capable of independent decision making. •Maintain confidentiality regarding resident and employees. •Dependable in reporting to work on time and as scheduled. •Fluent in written and spoken English •Able to read, spell and perform basic math calculations •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity.org

Afternoon Shift Certified Medication Aide - Skilled/ICF Certified Medication Aide - Health Center (N

  • Open Date: 02/22/2018
  • Close Date: 05/31/2018
  • Job Description: Our Medication Aides provide care to residents and dispense medications in a safe manner. Med Aides will also perform C.N.A. duties as requested.
  • Requirements: •Current C.N.A. certification with the State of Iowa •Previous certification as a Medication Aide •Have a genuine love for the elderly •Have a desire to serve •Be detail-oriented •Are able to follow instructions accurately •Are able to make independent decisions when appropriate. •Must demonstrate tact, patience, enthusiasm and a cheerful disposition when working with residents, their families and other staff. •Must possess a strong customer-service focus •Must be available to work overtime when needed •Fluent in written and spoken English •Basic computer skills required •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity.org

Certified Nurse Aide Health Center

  • Open Date: 03/13/2018
  • Close Date: 05/31/2018
  • Job Description: Our Certified Nurse Aides provide basic care to residents in a safe manner.
  • Requirements: Requirements: •Current C.N.A. certification with the State of Iowa •Have a genuine love for the elderly •Have a desire to serve •Be detail-oriented •Are able to follow instructions accurately •Are able to make independent decisions when appropriate. •Must demonstrate tact, patience, enthusiasm and a cheerful disposition when working with residents, their families and other staff. •Must possess a strong customer-service focus •Must be available to work overtime when needed •Fluent in written and spoken English •Basic computer skills required •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity

Weekend Charge Nurse (RN or LPN) - Assisted Living

  • Open Date: 03/31/2018
  • Close Date: 05/31/2018
  • Job Description: Our Assisted Living Nurses deliver first-class nursing care for each resident, using nursing process to assess acute change in resident's condition and implementing agreed-upon service or care plan approaches. As a Charge Nurse at Calvin, you will be an advocate for each resident's autonomy, demonstrating respect for each resident's dignity, privacy and confidentiality. Use your effective communication skills with medical staff, service providers, families, peers and supervisors. Supervise, coach and discipline assigned unit staff to ensure skillful and effective delivery of resident cares.
  • Requirements: •Have a comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and practice, with specific knowledge in geriatric nursing and restorative care. •Have a genuine interest in working with the elderly and those with limited self-care abilities. •Be committed to helping each resident maintain the highest degree of function possible. •Are patient, tactful & respectful in dealing with all employees, family members and visitors, and residents who have a variety of mental and emotional conditions •Able to concentrate on details with frequent interruptions. •Able to read, spell and do basic math. •Take initiative, identify and utilize problem solving skills and make judgments in determining residents' needs. Capable of independent decision making. •Maintain confidentiality regarding resident and employees. •Dependable in reporting to work on time and as scheduled. •Fluent in written and spoken English •Able to read, spell and perform basic math calculations •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity.org

Security Guard (Part-Time)

  • Open Date: 04/03/2018
  • Close Date: 05/31/2018
  • Job Description: Responsible for the security and safety of our employees, residents and the overall facility. The Security Officer identifies and reports incidents, tours the facility to identify any irregularities, observes protection and fire control equipment, upholds order, and enforces regulations for the facility in regards to the premises, personnel and visitors.
  • Requirements: •Must be punctual and dependable. •Detail-oriented •Available to work overtime when needed. •Demonstrate behaviors consistent with Calvin Community values •Must be able to work effectively in a diverse, collaborative and team-oriented culture •Fluent in written and spoken English •Must possess a strong customer service focus •Must demonstrate tact, patience, enthusiasm and a cheerful disposition when working with other employees, residents and family members •Ability to maintain resident and employee confidentiality consistent with all applicable government regulations including HIPAA. •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity.org