At Oak Hammock at the University of Florida, we are committed to the highest infection control standards. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, we continue to follow all recommended guidelines from local, state and federal agencies. Our goal is to keep everyone in our community safe, while staying dedicated to our pursuit of life-long learning, health and wellness and happiness in retirement. For more information, view our updates and precautionary measures.
Imagine a Rewarding Career Helping Others
Working at Oak Hammock at the University of Florida is rewarding and fun. No matter your title, your days are spent among a community of residents who are enjoying retirement to the fullest. When you leave after your workday, you will feel a sense of accomplishment and joy, since you are part of the community and residents’ lives too.
We know our team members are our greatest asset, so we offer a competitive benefits package to go along with the sense of belonging you are sure to feel from day one on the job.
Benefits Are Only the Beginning
Full-time employees are eligible for:
- Health insurance
- Dental insurance
- Vision insurance
- Long- and short-term disability insurance
- Life insurance
- 401(k) matching program
- Paid time off (sick/vacation time)
- Health and wellness programs
- TicketsatWork program, offering discounts to attractions and theme parks
Oak Hammock team members have can take advantage of our partnership with the University of Florida, which offers many community discount opportunities through the Gator One UF ID card.
You Make a Difference
At Oak Hammock, we believe our team members are our greatest resource, and we enjoy recognizing and rewarding those who stand out for their level of service through our “You Make a Difference” award program. Through this program, employees are nominated by co-workers and residents for specific instances of exceptional service. The nominees are reviewed by a staff/resident committee, and winners are chosen to be recognized at community meetings and in other public forums. Winners also receive gift cards.
A Family Environment
Because our team members are at the cornerstone of everyday life at Oak Hammock, we take many opportunities to celebrate their work. Here are a few of the ways we recognize our staff:
- Annual holiday party
- Employee appreciation fund/annual gifts
- Gift certificates
- Movie tickets
- Annual milestone dinner
- Paid day off certificates
- Appreciation events
To help ensure you get the most out of your employment with us, we offer in-service training, scholarship opportunities and tuition assistance to help your professional and personal growth. OHICAN is a scholarship program through which residents raise funds and award scholarships to staff. Since its resurrection in 2018, the program has allowed nearly 10 staff members to further their educational careers.
View our available openings.