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We are currently seeking qualified candidates for several key positions as part of our deep commitment to excellence in all forms of hospice care.

Hospice of Hilo provides excellent benefits, competitive salaries and a very supportive working environment.

We are committed to living from our core values of Integrity, Respect, Compassion, Hope and Quality.

We currently have job openings for our Inpatient Care Center and our Hospice Homecare Services.



Current Job Openings: Inpatient Care Center


Full-Time Registered Nurse:

  • Highly skilled nurse with ability to exercise professional judgment using excellent critical thinking and assessment skills
  • Provides direct patient/family palliative nursing care, education and support
  • Current RN Hawai’I State licensure required
  • B.S.N & 2 years nursing experience preferred.

Per Diem (on-call pool) Registered Nurse (RN):

  • Provides skilled hospice nursing care to multiple patients in a facility setting as a member of the clinical team.
  • Requires excellent observation, critical thinking, assessment, nursing judgment & communication skills.
  • Must be available for shift work as needed: day/evening/weekend/holiday.
  • Current RN licensure in the State of Hawaii and degree required; BSN degree preferred.
  • 2 years experience in a hospice, hospital or nursing home setting.

Per Diem (on-call pool) Certified Nurse's Aide (CNA):

  • Requires excellent personal care and communication skill.
  • Compassionate, flexible, well-organized and dependable individual.
  • Must be available for day/evening/weekend/holiday & PTO coverage assignments as needed.
  • Current State of Hawai’i CNA certification required.
  • Minimum 2 years home health or hospice care experience.

Clinical Manager Inpatient:

  • Responsible for the provision of clinical leadership to the immediate inpatient clinical team members.
  • Focus of this role is on the day to day delivery of excellence in quality care provision, ensuring all clinical governance and compliance targets are met, providing 24/7 ongoing support/patient care as needed.
  • Provides effective leadership in ensuring clinical standards and practices comply with Hospice of Hilo’s vision, mission, values and policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrated organizational and critical thinking, analytical skills, detail-oriented and follow up.
  • Ability to adapt to changing situations on short notice and with ease.
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to exercise independent sound judgment in planning and providing quality hospice nursing care.
  • BSN required, MSN preferred from an accredited program and licensed in the State of Hawai‘i.
  • Two years hospice or facility management and five years of leadership experience preferred.
  • Possession and maintenance of a valid Hawai‘i State nursing license.

Current Job Openings: Hospice Homecare Services


Full-Time CNA (Certified Nurse's Aide):

  • Ability to independently provide direct personal care services to patients in their homes under the direction of a Registered Nurse.
  • Requires excellent personal care and communication skills.
  • Compassionate, flexible, well-organized, dependable individual who is able to embrace the Hospice philosophy.
  • Current State of Hawai'i CNA certification required.
  • Minimum 2 years home health or hospice care experience.

Per Diem (on-call pool) Registered Nurse (RN):

  • Responds to phone calls and provides nursing care coverage for  day/night/weekend/holiday & PTO as needed.
  • Requires excellent observation, critical thinking, assessment, nursing judgment & communication skills.
  • Current RN State of Hawai’i licensure required.
  • B.S.N. & 2 years nursing experience preferred.

Full-time Spiritual Counselor:

  • Highly skilled and self motivated individual with the ability to exercise independent sound judgment in decision making, planning and provision of quality spiritual care and education.
  • Provides spiritual counseling and support for Hospice of Hilo’s patients and families, in keeping with the patient’s and families’ personal desires and belief system(s).
  • Bachelors’ degree or equivalent with experience in / and a desire to provide spiritual care.
  • Adequate educational and experiential levels to meet the needs of the patients, care givers, and regulations established by state and federal laws.
  • Prefer a person with experience providing bereavement and spiritual care in a hospice type setting.

Full-time Medical Social Worker:

  • Conducts initial assessments and implements psychosocial counseling. Demonstrates clinical competencies
  • Collaborate & consults with interdisciplinary team regarding the plan of care
  • Supports patients adjustment of terminal illness & palliative medical treatment
  • Establishes the need of & provides information, coordinates resource planning & referrals to community resources
  • Maintains professional accountability & responsibility
  • Home/health, hospice/bereavement experience preferred
  • Active State of Hawai’i license (LSW or LCSW) required
  • Master’s level degree in Social Work
  • Minimum two (2) years social work experience

Dietician (Casual Hire):

  • Evaluate the health and diet needs of patients
  • Provide nutritional counseling in a hospice setting
  • Good decision making and judgment capabilities
  • Ability to instruct others and identify and solve complex problems
  • Registered dietician licensure is required
  • 2 years dietician/nutritional counseling experience in a healthcare setting preferred.

Physical Therapist (Casual Hire):

  • Provides PT services to patients as ordered in the patient’s plan of care.
  • Provides in-service education & consultation to the interdisciplinary team as requested.
  • Performs assessments/evaluations & recommends therapeutic & functional goals for the patient.
  • Instructs patient/family in the use of therapeutic appliances & devices.
  • Must be available for work on an as need basis.
  • Required: Current State of Hawaii License.
  • Minimum 2 years experience.


**Advertised Homecare positions require driver’s license, auto insurance & reliable transportation. ***


To apply, send resume & cover letter to Hospice of Hilo, 1011 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI  96720, or fax: 961-7397 or email:

No Phone Calls or Inquiries will be accepted.



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