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Positions Available at AristaCare at Meadow Springs

AristaCare at Meadow Springs is accepting applications for currently available positions for Housekeeping, Dietary and Certified Nursing Assistant until May 17th!

District 1199C – Endorsed Candidates Announced

District 1199C has released it’s list of endorsed candidates for all contests in the upcoming 2019 May primary election.

DIRECTOR OF PRACTICAL NURSING

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY:
The Director of Practical Nursing serves as the Chief Administrative Officer of the Health & Technology Training Institute (HTTI) in addition to serving as the Director of the Practical Nursing Program. This position is responsible for creating the highest quality training, ensuring that the educational services provided are aligned with District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund’s and HTTI’s mission, vision, values and strategic direction as well as the standards and requirements of the accrediting and nursing regulatory agencies. This includes the utilization of tools such as needs assessments to determine gaps in skills and best practices, and the development of program improvement strategies. This position also requires the ability to work with diverse populations, and create a supportive student environment balanced by high standards and expectations. This position will collaborate with the Directors, Managers, and staff of the Training Fund and HTTI to create a climate and structure that encourages continuous development throughout the organization. The Practical Nursing Director is also responsible for maintaining the Practical Nursing Program’s accreditation with the Council on Occupational Education, approval of the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing, and achieving outcomes stipulated by funders such as Philadelphia Works and the Pennsylvania Department of Education. This position must also work closely with the Training Fund’s Financial Aid Officer and ensure that the requirements of the US Department of Education are upheld. A focus on outcomes and financial stability is critical to the success of the Practical Nursing Program, including close collaboration with the Executive Director, Director of Finance and Administration, and HTTI’s Board of Directors consisting of both District 1199C union and employer representatives. Read more

The Voice Newsletter – May-July 2019

Download THE VOICE Newsletter – May-July 2019 edition.  Your Benefits at work; 2019 union election essentials. It was the labor movement that transformed misery and despair into hope and progress for working people.

Job Openings at New Courtland Germantown Home

We have job openings for RN Supervisor, LPN and CNA, Full and Part Time positions at New Courtland Germantown Home, 6950 Germatown Avenue, Phila PA 19119. Visit NewCourtland.org to apply.

Administrative Union Organizer

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
No. of Openings: One (1)
Deadline: March 29th 2019

Description:

Are you a quick-thinking passionate advocate? Do you thrive in an environment that blends an encyclopedic knowledge of details with planning and strategy? Can you provide high quality representation to members in District 1199C institutions? Can you work to create a healthy workforce through collective incentives to take health screenings and reduce the causes of chronic conditions? Are you able to reach out to non-unionized healthcare workers to bring them into our movement? Can you educate members about health and healthcare issues, mobilize voters and raise money for political action to transform healthcare and strengthen healthcare jobs?

This position exists in our Philadelphia headquarters.

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Passing Of Our Beloved Colleague – Darlene Lawrence

It is with great regret that we must inform you of the passing of our beloved colleague Darlene Lawrence on February 16, 2019.

The ‘Fight for $15′ is winning at Philly-area hospitals

by Juliana Feliciano Reyes, Philly.com, Updated: January 23, 2019

Thank You – President Henry Nicholas

President Henry Nicholas has been President of 1199C and NUHHCE (National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees) for 54 years and counting.

The Power Of The People

WE BELIEVE IN CHANGE

Due to the power of the people, and the grass roots organizations across Philadelphia, we have been able to use our political power to insert Larry Krasner as the next District Attorney of Philadelphia. Thanks to the tireless efforts of our volunteers and staff, we have made our mark on history and will continue to do so. 1199C will not stop until every member of the Philadelphia government is filled by a progressive that shares our vision for a better Philadelphia. Thank you for all of the members that made this possible!

If you would like to join the 1199C team for progressive change, please call the union hall and ask about our political programs & events.
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