There are 21,908 open jobs this month in the nursing care facility (including SNFs), assisted living, and continuing care retirement community (CCRC) sectors this month according to the latest CEB TalentNeuron statistics. The number of open jobs has increased by more than 3,000 since December.
The CEB TalentNeuron statistics also show an estimated 2,716,000 potential candidates in the nation’s workforce whose skills may match the qualifications being sought by long term care employers. Nearly 2,200 direct employers are competing for candidates in January with the average position being posted for 50 days nationwide.
Finding qualified employees is one of the greatest challenges facing long term care providers. The AHCA/NCAL Long Term Care Career Center, is designed to help members be competitive in attracting qualified candidates to fill their health care job vacancies.
Rates for posting job vacancies are affordable and give prospective employers far greater exposure than local ads and job boards by connecting to a network of more than 330 health care organizations and societies. Employers are also able to post vacancies as they occur and search resumes on the network.
This is the perfect time to give the Long Term Care Career Center a try because new users receive 25% off their first posting. Simply enter promo code New25off to receive this special discounted price.
Of course, the LTC Career Center is always free for job seekers. And, job seekers are using the site with almost 82,000 searchable resumes on the National Healthcare Career Network this month. Job postings on the AHCA/NCAL Long Term Care Career Center network are averaging more than 1,700 views in January.
Employers who utilize the site also receive outstanding exposure through rotating job listings on AHCA’s home page – the web site where long term care professionals go for news and information. In addition, employers who post vacancies through the center receive bonus rotating listings on the Long Term Care Career Center home page.
Be smart and targeted in your search for qualified and talented health care professionals in 2017. Check out the LTC Career Center today and remember to enter promo code New25off to save 25% on your first job posting.