Application For Employment

Mertens House is an equal opportunity employer.

Mertens House is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees on basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, HIV positive blood test results, sexual orientation, gender identity, health coverage status, age or any other legally protected status, nor does it discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities.

Employment Opportunities:

Staff Employment

Cook PT 24 hrs week  – includes every other weekend

  • Must work well with the elderly and be a team player
  • Looking for someone who enjoys cooking and will put that special touch and effort into the quality and presentation of meals.
  • Benefits include health and dental insurance, vacation and sick time
  • Rate of pay dependent upon experience and skill level
  • Mertens House is a 14-bed nursing home located in Woodstock, VT

Contact Jeff Hill or Carol Cunningham.  Apply online at or call 802-457-4411

Nursing Employment

RN/LPN:  FT – PT – Per Diem, All shifts

LNA: FT – PT – Per Diem, All shifts

You are eligible for health, dental, vacation and sick time by working 24 Hrs per Week. Mertens House has 14 residents so our staff is able to spend quality time with our residents providing care with the dignity and respect they deserve.  We are a 14 bed Long Term Care private pay Nursing Home in Woodstock, VT “Where small is beautiful and care is special”.

PT Dietician:  2-4 hours per month.  Quarterly Assessments for our 14 residents.

Housekeeping:  1 day per week.  Could pick up more time covering vacations and sick time.

Apply online at or call Carol Cunningham 802-457-4411






    (List most recent employment first)


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    Have you ever:

    (i) Been found guilty of abusing, neglecting, exploiting or mistreating a nursing home resident by a court of law; or

    (ii) Had a finding entered into the Vermont State Nurse Assistants Registry or the Vermont Adult Abuse Registry concerning abuse, neglect, exploitation or mistreatment of residents or misappropriation of their property?

    (iii) Been convicted of a crime?


    Please read thoughtfully and carefully.

    I certify that all facts I have stated in this Employment Application are true and complete and I acknowledge that Mertens House is relying on the accuracy of the information provided in making a hiring determination. I authorize Mertens House to verify the accuracy of the information provided herein, and I authorize former employers, educational institutions and credit agencies to release information concerning me to Mertens House. I also authorize Mertens House to give references and provide information about me in response to inquiries subsequent to my employment if I am hired. I understand that falsification, misrepresentation or omission of requested facts may result in denial of employment or, if I am employed by Mertens House, may result in immediate dismissal. I understand and agree that if I am hired, my employment will be for no definite period and may, regardless of the date of payment of wages, be terminated at any time without notice and with or without reason, by me or by Mertens House. I also understand and agree that no one has authority to promise me job security or continued employment except the Administrator at Mertens House in a formal written agreement signed by both of us.