employment opportunities at justdane

If you are looking for a career helping to transform individual lives and social systems, then we would love to talk to you! JustDane is currently recruiting for several roles to join our professional team in creating a just and equitable community.

Current Opportunties

NOW HIRING: Nurse at Healing House, Part-time

Applications due: June 19, 2024

JustDane’s Healing House, a 24/7 medical recuperative shelter is seeking a part-time (4-8 hours per week) Nurse. The Nurse will work with unhoused families with a member of the family in need of a safe, nurturing environment to recuperate from illness, surgery, or childbirth. The nurse will coordinate and collaborate with necessary medical care personnel and community resources to assist the guest in recovery from illness, surgery, or other health conditions in a safe and nurturing environment.


  • Orientation on Healing House policies and procedures including compliance with all healthcare regulations and organizational policies.
  • Conduct comprehensive health assessments of guests upon intake and regularly thereafter.
  • Assist in screening clients for medical concerns to ensure timely identification and intervention.
  • Develop and implement individualized care plans for guests based on their needs.
  • Monitor overall health status, documenting any changes, and taking appropriate action.
  • Provide support for clients during recuperation, including emotional and psychological support.
  • Educate guests and their families on health-related topics, including medication management, nutrition, hygiene, and preventive care.
  • Collaborate and coordinate with healthcare providers, social workers, and other community resources to ensure comprehensive care and support is met for guests.
  • Assist guests with daily living activities as needed, ensuring their comfort and safety.
  • Maintain accurate and confidential medical records for all guests.
  • Facilitate access to necessary medical equipment and supplies.
  • Advocate for the health and well-being of guests, addressing any barriers to care.
  • Participate in staff meetings, assist with training sessions, and maintain ongoing professional development.



We are seeking applicants who have experience working with individuals from diverse educational, racial, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

 RN preferred, with strong interpersonal skills and a demonstrated willingness to be flexible, versatile, and tolerant of a changing work environment while maintaining effectiveness and efficiency.



Benefits include: Accrued vacation and sick time. 


Application Instructions:

Send a resume and cover letter to: JustDane, 128 E. Olin Ave, Suite 202, Madison, WI 53713 or email to: info@justdane.org by June 19, 2024.


Pay: $37.00 per hour

Hours: days and some evenings

Location: Healing House, Lathrop St., Madison, WI

Number of hour per week: 4 to 8 hours per week


JustDane is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

JustDane is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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