Clinical Manager

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Are you passionate about serving others? We are. Join us at Zen Hospice Project, where our mission is to help change the experience of dying. We create space for living that offers the opportunity for individuals, their loved ones and caregivers to find comfort, connection, and healing in this shared human experience. Through our pioneering model of care, we inspire each other to live fully. To learn more about us visit

Job Description

We are excited to announce a new position! The new Clinical Manager's top priorities will be to lead, supervise, support and engage our clinical staff of LVNS and CNAs in our Guest House. Our nurses are the cornerstone of our unique Zen Hospice Project care model. They are trained in end of life care best practices - including advanced symptom management rooted in mindful and compassionate caregiving modalities - that strive to create a compassionate, genuine, comprehensive and respectful approach to those facing the end of their lives. They serve our residents with uncompromising attention to detail and deserve a leader who can do the same for them. Example responsibilities of the Clinical Manager include:

  • Successfully supervise the nursing team through management and leadership, team building, effective communication, coaching and mentoring. Provide direct patient care and offer nurses on duty lunch breaks (as needed.) Provide basic oversight of all residents and ensure an appropriate level of care
  • Communicate and collaborate with other ZHP and hospice team members to coordinate the care plan 
  • Serve as a clinical resource to nursing staff on a day-to-day basis 
  • Assume responsibility for personal growth and development. Stay current with professional knowledge and clinical practice skills
  • Actively participate in quality management programs to ensure the highest standard of care
  • Ensure organizational compliance with legal, regulatory and accreditation requirements, including liaison and communication with Department of Social Services, (DSS) 
  • Maintain and update policy and procedure manuals to ensure alignment with current practices. Evaluate facility services and personnel using measurable outcomes and objectives, ensuring nursing staff remains current with clinical information and practices
  • Recruit, train new nurses including onboarding to ZHP
  • Participate and collaborate with volunteer program as needed for training of new volunteers 


  • Current CA LVN license, RN license, or LCSW license
  • 5+ year of clinical experience in palliative/end-of-life/hospice care
  • 2+ years of supervisory experience
  • Ability to work night shift (7:00pm-7:00am)
  • In depth knowledge of and commitment to ZHP's mission and philosophy

Additional Information

Zen Hospice Project offers an attractive compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, chiropractic care, and acupuncture coverage, professional development opportunities, 403(B) retirement savings account, and generous paid time off. Salary is individualized and commensurate with experience.