Executive Director, Hospicare & Palliative Care Services

Ithaca, New York
Attractive compensation package will be offered commensurate with background, experience
Oct 15, 2020
Nov 14, 2020
Focus Areas
Position Type
Full Time
Degree Level
Willingness to Travel
up to 25%
Experience Level

Hospicare & Palliative Care Services seeks a dynamic Executive Director to lead our respected, vibrant agency. We bring together medical expertise, compassion, and outstanding care for those dealing with life-threatening illnesses. Located in New York’s scenic Finger Lakes region and renowned for our area educational institutions, Hospicare serves the residents of Cortland (pop. 50,000) and Tompkins (pop. 100,000) counties.

The agency has a $5.1 million operating budget, serving more than 500 patients and their families annually through hospice, palliative care, and bereavement services in patients’ homes, in our 6-bed residential facility, and in partnering acute-care and extended-care facilities. The Executive Director works alongside a deeply committed staff (50 FTEs), engaged board, passionate donor community, and volunteer network of 600 people.

The successful candidate must have a minimum of ten years’ progressively responsible management experience in a mission-driven organization; strong communication skills; promote a culture of collaboration, teamwork, and open communication; possess financial and business expertise; and demonstrate success in outreach and fundraising. A master’s degree is preferred.

Send both a resume and cover letter as attachments to ExecutiveSearch@hospicare.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For more information about this opportunity, visit us at https://www.hospicare.org/executivesearch/