Nonprofit

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Hybrid
Work must be performed in or near Bennington, VT
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Published 21 days ago

Details at a Glance

Time Commitment
Full Time Schedule
Start Date
June 17, 2024
Application Deadline
May 27, 2024
Experience Level
Intermediate
Salary
USD $48,200 - $72,026 / year
Salary credit given for relevant prior work experience.

Description

Vermont Legal Aid seeks two full-time, Long-Term Care Ombudsman: one for Chittenden and one for Bennington county, VT

General responsibilities: Advocate for long-term care recipients. Identify, investigate, and help resolve complaints made by, or for, individuals receiving long-term care services in long-term care facilities and in the community through Vermont’s Choices for Care Medicaid program. Visit long-term care facilities to talk with residents and monitor conditions. Empower long-term care recipients to direct their own care. See www.vtlegalaid.org/about-vla/jobs for details.

One position will focus on Chittenden County, the other will focus on Bennington County. Significant in-state travel in a personal vehicle required (with travel reimbursement).

We encourage applicants from a broad range of backgrounds, and welcome information about how your experience can contribute to serving our diverse client communities. Applicants are encouraged to share in their cover letter how they can further our goals of social justice and individual rights. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a discrimination-and-harassment-free workplace. Please visit: vtlegalaid.org/about-vla/diversity-inclusion.

Vermont Legal Aid seeks two full-time, Long-Term Care Ombudsman: one for Chittenden and one for Bennington county, VT

General responsibilities: Advocate for long-term care recipients. Identify, investigate, and help resolve complaints…

Benefits

Four weeks paid vacation and retirement, as well as excellent health benefits.

Four weeks paid vacation and retirement, as well as excellent health benefits.

Location

Hybrid
Work must be performed in or near Bennington, VT
Bennington, VT 05201, USA

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Instructions:

Application deadline is May 27, 2024. Your application should include a cover letter (specify location preference), resume, writing sample, and three professional references with contact information, sent as a single PDF. Applicants must be able to pass conflict of interest review and background check. Email your application to hiring@vtlegalaid.org; include in the subject line your name and “VOP Ombudsman May 2024.”

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