Employment

Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with the Visiting Nurses. Our mission is to provide quality comprehensive home health and hospice care, support and related services to individuals and families in Douglas County and surrounding areas.

Please download the following documents to apply for a position. Applicants can either print & drop by or mail or they can save as a word document, complete it & submit it via email.

Applications cannot be submitted online.

Send resume to 200 Maine, Suite C, Lawrence, KS 66044, e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Fax to 785-843-6439.  EEOE 

Application for Employment Required

Consent for Background Check Required

Voluntary Affirmative Action Questionnaire Optional

Resumes may also be submitted with your application.

Positions Open (Updated 11/14/18) 

CNA- overnight hours
Certified Nurses Aide needed to work overnight hours. Will be responsible for providing personal care services to patients/clients in accordance with orders of the attending physician, the policies of the agency and the plan of care of the patient/client. Candidates must be Certified Nurses Aide in the state of Kansas.

Physical Therapist- part-time hours
Part-time Physical Therapist needed for busy home health agency. Flexible weekday scheduling with weekend call rotation. Work with patients one-on-one in their homes, in coordination with a team of other health care professionals to meet patient care needs. Must be in good standing with discipline specific licensing/certification agency and able to meet all federal and state licensure requirements. 

RN- weekend hours
Weekend RNs needed to work one or more weekends a month. Must possess high level of technical and interpersonal skills. RN provides skilled nursing care and case management of patients in accordance with orders of the patient's physician. RN is responsible for maintenance and accuracy of medical records, supervision of support staff as applies to each case, coordination of care with other team members, and participation in call rotation. Qualified candidates must be a RN and must be in good standing with State Board of Nursing and able to meet all federal and state licensure requirements.

Social Worker- part-time hours
Social Worker (SW) part-time needed to work in Hospice program evenings and weekends. The social worker provides information to terminally ill patients/clients on advance directives, referrals for case management, assistance with end-of-life issues, access to community resources, crisis intervention, and grief counseling. The Hospice SW provides support to families/caregivers of Hospice patients/clients and is an active participant of the inter-disciplinary group. The Hospice SW provides services in accordance with the orders of the attending physician and the policies of VNA. Must have Bachelors and/or Masters in Social Work with one year's experience or minimum of 6 months experience working with our agency in designated program/field in internship role or other agency position that provides adequate experience and training. Must be in good standing with discipline specific licensing/certification agency and able to meet all federal and state licensure requirements.

Visiting Nurses requires a criminal background and motor vehicle (MVR) check for all employees once a conditional offer of employment has been extended by the hiring manager. Valid driver's license and reliable transportation required for all positions. Mileage paid in addition to wage. Send resume to 200 Maine, Suite C, Lawrence, KS 66044, e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Fax to 785-843-6439. 

Douglas County Visiting Nurses Association, Inc complies with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination. The VNA is an equal employment opportunity employer and equal employment opportunity is provided to all people without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Contact Us

200 Maine St., Suite C
Lawrence, KS 66044

Tel: 785.843.3738
Fax: 785.843.6439
Intake Fax: 785.813.9270