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Careers at Gaylord Specialty Healthcare

Gaylord Specialty Healthcare, with headquarters in Wallingford, CT, is a rehabilitation-focused, nonprofit health system that provides inpatient and outpatient care for people at every point in their journey from illness or injury to maximum recovery. Gaylord Specialty Healthcare consists of Gaylord Hospital, a long-term acute care hospital, Gaylord Outpatient Services, and Gaylord Physical Therapy, which has multiple offices in Connecticut.

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Benefits of Nursing at Gaylord

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The Right Environment for Advancement

Gaylord is widely known and respected for the quality of the care we deliver, the outcomes we achieve, and the positive energy of our employees. We are often looking for nurses, patient care technicians, physical therapists, food service assistants, environmental service aides and other roles across various disciplines and departments. Each staff member is an essential and valued member of the Gaylord team.

Competitive Salaries - Comprehensive Benefits Package - Free parking and a safe & secure campus

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Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

At Gaylord, we recognize the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace. The Diversity, Equity, Belonging and Inclusion Committee, also known as the DEBI Committee was created to provide education, insight, counsel, and assistance to all who walk through the doors of Gaylord. DEBI's diverse employee members collaborate to help Gaylord achieve its goal of providing compassionate, cross-cultural care while creating a work environment where all community members feel secure, welcomed, and heard. Learn more about the DEBI Committee by clicking below

Our Commitment to Diversity

A Healthcare Provider's Perspective

What is it like working at Gaylord? We currently have a variety of healthcare provider and other staff roles available. If you share our passion for healthcare and want to advance your career in a warm and nurturing atmosphere, with supportive teams, please join our cohort of healthcare professionals. If you are curious about what it is like working at Gaylord, Physician Assistant Kristin Myers answers some questions about Gaylord through the lens of her own experience. 

RN Careers: We currently have a variety of RN opportunities available. If you share our passion for healthcare and want to advance your career in a warm and nurturing atmosphere, with supportive, interdisciplinary teams, please join our cohort of healthcare professionals. For a glimpse into our world, view this RN testimonial.


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Patient Care Technicians 

Patient Care Technician (PCT) Opportunities: Full-time, part-time and per diem PCT (CNA/MA) opportunities exist at Gaylord on a variety of our patient care units. Gain valuable experience caring for patients with trachs, vents, telemetry, g-tubes, and IV drips while working with supportive, interdisciplinary teams. Clinical Ladders Program, cross-training, and other advancement opportunities are available. To hear more from a 24-year employee at Gaylord Hospital, view this PCT testimonial.  

Food & Nutrition 

Food & Nutrition Positions: We are always seeking new members to join our Food & Nutrition team! Positions include Food Service Assistant, Cook/Baker, and Supervisor, to name a few. Work in a friendly and supportive setting that offers opportunities for training and growth. To hear from a long-service Food Service Assistant about her positive experience working at Gaylord Hospital, view this video. 

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