Executive Director/CEO

South Coast Hospice & Palliative Care Services, Inc. - Coos Bay, OR


South Coast Hospice & Palliative Care Services, Inc.

Executive Director Position Announcement

South Coast Hospice & Palliative Care Services, Inc., a 4 million dollar non-profit organization seeks a full time talented and inspiring Executive Director committed to those in need of end-of-life care in our communities and to lead the organization through a period of transition from 30 years with a founding Director to new leadership.


The Executive Director must be both a strategist and strong manager with a passion for solving problems with the ability to lead and inspire staff, volunteers, and community.

The Board of Directors is seeking a person of integrity who is able to build trust; an effective communicator who values transparency and who inspires others to work collaboratively toward a common goal.


  • 3-5 years of Hospice and end-of life experience in a management position
  • Strong financial management skills, including fund accounting, budgeting, fundraising and financial analysis
  • Licensing in one of the following areas: NHA, RN, NP, BSN, BA in business and management, clinical Social Worker or LCSW
  • Competent with State & Federal Hospice Conditions of Participation
  • Excellent computer skills and creatively using technology to enhance the future of the organization
  • Ability in public speaking, clear and effective written and oral communication, and effective group skills
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in building relationships/partnerships outside of the organization
  • A demonstrated ability to build effective teams and to delegate


  • Bachelor’s Degree; Master’s Degree in nursing or Health Administration
  • Marketing and public relations experience
  • Grant writing experience


Salary range $95,000-$115,000 dependent on experience and qualifications

Competitive benefit package


Interested individuals should address their cover letter, resume, original transcripts and application to Attn: Carol Gardner, South Coast Hospice, 1620 Thompson Rd, Coos Bay, OR 97420.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $95,000.00 to $115,000.00 /year


  • Financial Management: 1 year (Preferred)
  • NHA RN NP BSN BA Clinical LCSW: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Hospice: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Coos Bay, OR (Preferred)


  • NHA RN NP BSN BA Clinical LCSW (Preferred)


  • Morning (Preferred)

Required travel:

  • 25% (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Education assistance or tuition reimbursement
  • Employee discounts
  • Flexible schedules