Frequently Asked Questions


I would like to work for Grand Traverse Pavilions – how do I apply?

Go to Employment Page to see a full listing of our open positions and click on the "Apply Online" button to begin the online application.

How long will the application take to complete?

Please allow for up to 10 minutes to complete the online application. In order for our staff to get a good understanding of your work history and qualifications, please allow enough time to accurately and thoroughly complete the application.

Why do I have to apply online?

Applying online allows us to evaluate all candidates equally by requiring the same information for each position available. If you require accommodations during the application process, please contact Human Resources at 231-932-3087 for assistance.

I already work for Grand Traverse Pavilions and would like to apply for a different job – what do I need to do?

If you are a current Grand Traverse Pavilions employee, navigate here to view and apply for current internal job openings.

Will I have a better chance at getting hired if I bring my resume’ in to the Human Resources office?

Grand Traverse Pavilions processes all employment applications electronically via our website. We are unable to accept typed copies in our main lobby and/or Human Resource office.

How do I know my application went through?

If you accurately completed the application, you will receive a confirmation email indicating your application has been received. Be sure to check your spam or junk email.

Can I attach my resume to the application?

During the application process there is an option to upload resumes, cover letters, licenses/certifications, etc. to the application. If you are having difficulty with attaching documents to your application, please contact Human Resources at 231-932-3087.

How soon will I hear from Grand Traverse Pavilions after I apply?

Human Resources strives to contact applicants in a timely fashion. Due to the volume of applications, we will only contact applicants who are moving forward in the interview process.  

Who can I call to check on the status of my application?

Human Resources will contact any applicants who are moving forward in the interview process. However, if you would like to check on the status of  your application, or if you have questions, please contact Human Resources.


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Grand Traverse Pavilions is proud to AGAIN be recognized by the U.S. News as a High Performing facility in both the Long-Term Care and Short-Term Rehabilitation categories.

US News and World Report

The Best Nursing Homes reflect U.S. News’ analysis of data collected and published by the federal government using a methodology defined by U.S. News that evaluates factors that U.S. News has determined most impact resident care, safety and outcomes. All measures in both ratings were developed from publicly available data from CMS as of July 2021. COVID-19 vaccine information reflects publicly available data as of October 2021. For more information about this year’s updates and new ratings, please refer to the methodology. U.S. News also profiles Assisted Living Communities, which in many cases provide services that overlap with traditional nursing homes. For the full list, visit the Nursing Home Finder

Now Hiring!

Now Hiring! Certified Nurse Aides with full-time positions offering a starting wage of $22.22/hour, with $2.00/hour shift differential, $1.00/hour weekend differential, and $2.35/hour Essential Worker Bonus. Position performs basic resident care activities and related non-professional services in caring for the personal needs and comfort of residents. Qualified must have already completed a recognized Nurse Aide Training program and obtain a current State of Michigan certification.

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Beautification Project

Be part of our Campus Wide Beautification Project!  We will be accepting orders throughout the year to enhance our beautiful campus.  Bricks, Park Benches, Picnic Tables and more can be purchased!


All donations to the Grand Traverse Pavilions Foundation are tax deductible charitable contributions as approved by the IRS.  For a full list of giving options please review our various Giving Opportunities below:

Giving Opportunities

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Grand Traverse Pavilions

1000 Pavilions Circle
Traverse City, MI   49684

Phone: (231) 932-3000