Under the guidance of our Nursing Director, the nurse on duty is the go-to person for any medical related needs for clients who stay at Jill’s House. Nurses are responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Managing tube feedings
Attending to injuries
Responding to all medical emergencies.
We keep 2-3 nurses on duty during the day and 1-2 nurses on duty during the night, for an average of 30 clients. Our primary program is held each weekend, while our School Night program runs a few nights per week. We offer many unique shift options that can fit into your life!
Priority - Weekday Morning shifts and Sundays
Weekdays & weekends
Days & Nights
Variable Shifts : 4 , 8 , 12 hours
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with a current, active and unrestricted RN or LPN license in the state of Virginia or state with compact reciprocity
1 year of nursing experience required; pediatric, intellectual/developmental disability, or neurological experience preferred.
Must have the ability to remain calm, focused and directive and to anticipate medical/nursing care problems and provide solutions
Confident in nursing skills related to caring for clients with disabilities.
Must have good written and verbal communication skills.
Has a lifestyle of walking with Christ that can serve as an example to all whom encounters Jill's House.
Has demonstrated alignment with the foundation, vision, mission and values of Jill's House.
Affirm with McLean Bible Church Vision & Values and Standards of Christian conduct
About Jill's House
Jill’s House is a Christian non-profit that provides short-term, overnight respite care for families raising kids ages 6-17 with intellectual disabilities in the DC metro area, and around the country. Parents regularly receive 24-48 hours to rest and recharge, while their kids are engaged in fun activities, tailored to their interests and abilities.