We are looking to add a Transport Escort to our growing team supporting the medically complex and fragile pediatric population. Tender Care is the 1st independently owned PPEC in the State of Florida with our initial center opening in 1988. Our mission is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care. We provide skilled nursing care, a variety of therapies, education, nutritious meals, and door to door transportation to all patients. We are open Monday through Saturday 6am to 6pm.

With Tender Care’s benefit of door to door transportation for all patients, we require a medical staff member on board our specially equipped vans to ensure the health and safety of all patients during the routes. These shift times are generally from 6:00 am to 9:30 am, and from 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm. Route times may vary slightly due to traffic routes.

In this position, you will have a limited number of patients to monitor on route. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Load & Unload patients & their belongings
  • Supervise patients & provide care when needed on route
  • Call patient parents/guardians prior to arrival
  • Documentation & Communication Sheets
  • Reporting to Nurse

A qualified candidate will meet the following criteria:

  • Active RN, LPN, or CNA License (Florida)
  • CPR Certification
  • Level 2 Background Screening Clearance
  • Experience in Pediatric Care
  • Possess a high degree of patience for possible behavioral difficulties in patients
  • Have dual focus with ability to effectively multitask and prioritize

We offer a variety of competitive benefits to part time and full time staff:

  • Health Insurance (FT Only)
  • Dental Insurance (FT Only)
  • Vision Insurance (FT Only)
  • Paid Time Off Accrual (FT Only)
  • Employee Assistance Program (FT & PT)
  • Aflac Policies (FT & PT)
  • 401(k) w/ Company Match (FT & PT)

If you are looking for a fulfilling opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Category: Nursing Transportation
Job Type: Full Time Part Time
Job Location: Palatka