Career Opportunities

About the Homestead

A Member of the Community.

The Homestead has long been a treasured part of Sussex County.  Generations of families have entrusted their loved ones to our care.  We value our reputation for providing quality healthcare in a loving, warm and compassionate environment.  We look forward to expanding rehabilitative and long term care services measured against the same level of expert and compassionate care Sussex County families have come to expect.

“The Homestead is the next best thing to being cared for at home, years of experience has taught us that the quality of every day life is as important as the medical care you receive.”

About the Homestead

About the Homestead

The Homestead is Sussex County’s leading Health Care Facility, offering rehabilitative care and long term care to patients and residents. Located on 14 acres of beautiful countryside, our facility offers both private and semi-private rooms. We are committed to providing the highest standards of medical and nursing care for our rehabilitation and long term residents.

Careers at the Homestead

Become A Member of a Great Team!  The Homestead is dedicated to serving our patients, residents, and our community. If you are interested in joining our team, please contact us to ask about employment opportunities in the following areas.


Evening Shift CNA’s

Full Time LPN  3 pm – 11 pm shift

Full Time RN 3 pm – 11 pm shift

Please contact Verity Fox at 973-948-5400 X3000

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Full Time & Part Time Recreation Aide Please contact Adriane Leyman at 973-948-5400 X3019 or 

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Kitchen Staff:

 Part Time Cook Please contact Wanda Kastner at 973-948-5400 X3011 or

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Laundry & Housekeeping & Maintenance:

Full Time & Part Time Please contact Jessica Cintron at 973-948-5400 X3017 or

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Employment Applications

Homestead RHCC is seeking talented, self-motivated individuals to join our team!

If you think you are ready to be a part of an exciting team, then we encourage you to continue with this applicant friendly, online job application!

Apply Here

To print and complete an application to drop it off during our regular hours.

Click Here to download an employment application.

The Homestead RHCC offers an Excellent Benefits package to include but not limited to Medical/ Dental Insurance, Generous Sick & Vacation Paid Time Off, 9 Paid Holidays, 401K, Free-On Duty Meals, , Tuition Reimbursement, Direct Deposit

Are you seeking a new career in healthcare?

Become a New Jersey Certified Nurse Aide in 8 hours!!! 

The Homestead is offering an on-line CNA course that would allow you to temporarily work as a CNA at our facility. This is a perfect opportunity for individuals who want to see what it would be like to work as a CNA before taking our CNA class.

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Full-time and Part Time hours available. Great Pay!! For more information contact Verity Fox, at 973-948-5400 x 3000.

You will quickly learn a new career, which will be in demand with the continued growth of an aging population. 

Benefits of Becoming a CNA:

  • Training & Immediate Job Placement
  • Job Security
  • Have a Rewarding Profession
  • Flexibility & Career Advancement
  • Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
  • Tuition Reimbursement






NONDISCRIMINATION POLICY   As a recipient of Federal financial assistance, Homestead Rehabilitation and Health Care Center (“HRHC”) does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities, whether carried out by HRHC directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which HRHC arranges to carry out its programs and activities. This statement is in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Regulations of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued pursuant to these statutes at Title 45 Code of Federal Regulations Parts 80, 84, and 91. In case of questions, please contact: Provider Name: Homestead Rehabilitation and HealthCare Center Contact Person/Section 504 Coordinator: Jake Lighten, Administrator Telephone number: 973-948-5400 TDD or State Relay number:   New Jersey (TTY)      800-852-7899 New Jersey (Voice)  800-852-7879 National (TTY)            800-855-2880 National (Voice)      800-855-2881

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When the need arises for residential care or rehabilitative care,  the Homestead Rehabilitation and Health Care Center is working to redefine healthcare in Sussex County to meet the needs of our community.


129 Morris Turnpike
Newton, NJ 07860


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