“All of our staff affect the well-being of residents on a daily basis” 
– Anne Levesque, Dir of HR

 Working at Wake Robin

The mutual respect among staff at Wake Robin, and between residents and staff, is the foundation of our success as a Life Care Community. Staff share a belief in the dignity and worth of each individual, and in every aspect of community life. As employees, we do more than just work here — we uphold Wake Robin’s commitment to these values. Wake Robin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Staff members work together with humor and an appreciation for diversity. For many, the biggest benefit of working here is coming to know Wake Robin’s residents and meeting their needs. Other important benefits include:

  • Medical/dental/vision insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending plan
  • 403b retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • The use of community facilities, such as hiking trails, library, aquatic and fitness center, and the Garden Cafe.

Anne Levesque, Human Resources Director, talks about what makes working at Wake Robin special:

If this sounds like the workplace for you, take a look at our current job openings:

Licensed Nursing Assistants

Employment Status: Full-Time Evenings

What you do is important; at least we think so, and our residents agree. Come to work for Vermont’s premier CCRC, and be a part of the community you hoped for.

Wake Robin seeks a dedicated nursing assistant with a strong desire to work within a community of seniors. Wake Robin seeks LNA’s licensed in Vermont to provide high quality care in a fast paced residential and long-term care environment, while maintaining a strong sense of “home”. We offer higher than average pay including shift differentials, great benefits, a pristine working environment, and an opportunity to build strong relationships with staff and residents in a dynamic community setting.

Nurse Manager

Employment Status: Full-time Evenings

Wake Robin, Vermont’s premiere retirement community, seeks a skilled Nurse Manager for our 5-star rated health center. Wake Robin provides high quality nursing care in a fast paced residential and long-term care environment, while maintaining a strong sense of “home”.

The Nurse Manager oversees the delivery and coordination of care during the evening shift. This individual manages care plans and related documentation, reinforces best practices, acts as primary liaison with families and other care providers, coordinates staffing resources for the shift, and provides primary nursing care when needed. The successful candidate will be an RN in the State of Vermont, with a minimum of two years of clinical oversight experience in a long term care or related setting. S/he will demonstrate a solid understanding of geriatric care delivery, and the ability to lead and communicate with others in a positive and supportive manner.

Staff Nurse (LPN or RN)

Employment Status: Full-Time Days

This professional health care position provides direct nursing care to the meet the needs of the residents and works under general supervision from the Nursing Supervisor. Primary responsibilities include supervision of assigned aides, performance of skilled treatments and procedures, and assisting the Nursing Supervisor with oversight of activities of daily living, family/social concerns and completion of all necessary paperwork/MDS data and health care plans. Must have a valid VT LPN or RN license.

Wait Staff

Employment Status:  Full and Part-Time Shifts Available

Wake Robin, Vermont’s premier continuing care retirement community is adding members to our team of Dining Room Wait Staff. This is a perfect opportunity for individuals with the time and drive to begin their working experience, or for professionals who wish supplement their current career endeavors.

Experience as a server is preferred but not required. We will train applicants who demonstrate strong customer service skills and a desire to work with an active population of seniors.

Transportation Assistance Provided!


Employment Status: Full-time

Wake Robin, Vermont’s premier continuing care retirement community is adding members to our team of Cooks. Wake Robin provides a fine dining experience with a focus on farm to plate freshness, and a work environment that is hard to find in the restaurant industry.

* We work from scratch, not from a box

* 40% of our produce is local/organic

* Innovative on-site protein butchering and smoking

* Manageable schedule ending in early evening,

* Superb kitchen facilities

Our cook will have experience producing high quality soups, sauces and entrees from scratch, demonstrate experience in all aspects of cooking from grilling to sautéing, and strong attention to the quality of food consistency quality and delivery.

Kitchen Assistant

Employment Status: Full-time

At Wake Robin residents are provided with a fine dining experience, with a focus on farm to plate freshness. With a manageable schedule and superb kitchen facilities, we offer a work environment that is hard to find in the hospitality industry. Our Kitchen Assistant will perform a variety of services in the kitchen area such as dishwashing, basic food prep, linen prep, food storage, general kitchen cleaning and, as assigned, they may also perform bus services in the main or auxiliary dining rooms.


Employment Status: Full-time

Vermont’s premiere continuing Care Retirement Community seeks a member to join our housekeeping team Housekeepers work collaboratively to support residents who live independently as well as those who live in residential care. Housekeepers are critical to the wellbeing of residents and the quality of the Wake Robin environment. Candidates must have housekeeping or industrial cleaning experience.

A copy of the job descriptions and physical requirements may be obtained from Human Resources.

We continue to offer generous shift differential for evenings, nights and weekends!

If this sounds like the workplace for you, send your cover letter and resume via email to: HR@wakerobin.com. Please be sure to indicate the job title when responding. If you would like to mail in an application and cover letter directly to us, download the application to complete and mail to:

Wake Robin
Attn.: Human Resources
200 Wake Robin Drive
Shelburne, VT 05482

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A Place to Be Yourself
Being trusted.
Making a difference.

Here’s what staff say about working at Wake Robin:

“I’m encouraged to really get to know the residents of Wake Robin. It’s so rewarding to see how what I do impacts their lives every day.”

 “At Wake Robin, I’m trusted to do my job the way I know it should be done. And I work with a team who is willing to help me do it.”