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Veteran Buddy - Temporary

State of Vermont | Bennington, VT

State of Vermont
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The Vermont Veterans' Home in Bennington, VT has multiple temporary openings available for Veteran Buddy staff to provide 1-to-1 assistance to Veterans and members at the Vermont Veterans' Home long-term care facility.

As a Veteran Buddy, you will be working closely with Veterans and members who may need supervision and/or additional 1-1 support beyond the care provided by nursing staff. This is great opportunity to contribute to the care we provide for our Veterans. The Vermont Veterans' Home is a 5-star CMS rated facility, and we pride ourselves on providing the best of class healthcare services to Veterans, their spouses, and gold star parents.

The schedule for this position will vary based on the needs of the facility at the current time, and will include some weekends.

To view the full job specifications for this position, please visit the DHR Job Specifications page.

Who May Apply

This position, Veteran Buddy (Temporary) (Job Requisition #180), is open to all State employees and external applicants. This is a temporary position. Temporary work is typically for variable hours, and is not expected to be full-time. The State does not guarantee 40 hours of work per week. This position is open until filled. The State of Vermont posts vacancies for a minimum of ten business days. Positions posted as open until filled can be removed at any time after the initial ten day period. After the initial posting period, departments may begin interviewing and may close the posting without notice.

If you would like more information about this position, please contact

Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting.

Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered.

Any person who has had a charge of abuse, neglect or exploitation substantiated against him or her OR who has been convicted of an offense for actions related to bodily injury, theft or misuse of funds or property is not eligible under the Vermont Veterans' Home licensing requirements. Candidates must pass any level of background investigation applicable to the position, including Vermont and national criminal record checks, adult and child abuse registry checks, the Office of Inspector General exclusion database, and motor vehicle driving record checks where applicable.

Environmental Factors

Employees in this class will be expected to work in any of the assigned sections; assignments may vary on a daily basis. This class is utility in nature and employees must be flexible in changing from one type of work and location to another on short notice. Considerable standing, walking, and lifting, and carrying of heavy objects may be required. Incumbents must be prepared to drive a vehicle in all types of weather.

Minimum Qualifications

No specific education or experience required.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.

Nearest Major Market: Vermont

Job Code: 180
Posted On: 2019-02-07 11:00:57
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Government
Job Status: Part Time
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