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An inspiring place to work

Applewood and our partner CentraState Healthcare System are great places to build a career. You can click below to search current job openings. Simply select “Applewood” under the Locations dropdown.

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Employment with CentraState

We are glad you are considering employment with one of the Top 20 Best Places to Work in Healthcare, as recognized by Modern Healthcare magazine! We have a great team of employees who find working at CentraState very rewarding. How do we know this? In addition to the Best Places to Work in Healthcare Survey, our employees are invited to participate annually in a confidential employee opinion survey (conducted by opinion survey specialists HR Solutions). Our employees have ranked us above the National Healthcare Norm in all categories surveyed (Overall Job Satisfaction, Co-Worker Cooperation, Career Advancement, Human Resources Policies, Pay, and Benefits).

Working here means being part of a team that provides important services to our community. Most of all, our work environment is friendly, supportive and fun, and it is our employees who truly make CentraState a great place to work.

Values

CentraState is dedicated to service excellence for our patients, residents, families and the community. Compassion, sensitivity and integrity, for those we serve as well as those with whom we work with are essential. We are also committed to an environment that supports continuous quality improvement and positive change. This environment is enhanced by education that improves our individual and collective capabilities. We understand that cooperation with individuals and institutions with whom we share common goals is integral to the fulfillment of our mission.

These values are at the core of our workplace and guide us in what we do every day. It is very important that our current and prospective employees understand and share these values.

Commitment to Health & Wellness

At CentraState we are committed to health and wellness for our community and our employees. We encourage employees to maintain healthy lifestyles and provide many programs to support this commitment—including employee wellness offerings and a drug-free and tobacco-free campus! As of November of 2008, we’re completely tobacco free, inside and out. This means that there is no smoking or other tobacco use on CentraState grounds, including parking lots, driveway and all other exterior areas. We believe it is important to set the example—after all, we are in the health and wellness business.

Diversity

We embrace and value diversity and inclusion at CentraState. We provide an environment that supports and encourages the unique contributions of each employee. You will find our employees reflect the diversity of our community. We are glad to say that our employees can share their differences in a supportive environment.

Our Board of Trustees, Administration and Management are also committed to equal opportunity for those seeking employment within our System. Employment-related decisions for any employee or potential employee are based solely on the qualifications of the individual. We support Equal Opportunity Employment and Affirmative Action.

Not-for-Profit Organization

CentraState is designated as a not-for-profit organization, serving our community. Our salaries are competitive with those of other, similarly placed, non-profit healthcare employers.