KDS Teacher - HRFranciscan Children’s has designed the employee benefits program to adjust and grow with you, depending on your individual benefit needs and resources. Our benefits program was designed to keep both your wellness and finances in mind. Employees considered full-time or part-time are eligible for benefits. Some of our benefit plans are provided at no cost to you, while others are voluntary and require you to contribute a portion of the cost at a discounted group rate.

Our Benefits

Health & Wellness

Franciscan Children’s offers affordable health plan options through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to fit the needs of you and your family.

The following plans are available to our employees and their families:

  • HMO Blue New England Deductible $1000/$2000
  • HMO Blue New England Options Deductible v.4 $0/$500/$2000

We also offer dental coverage and a vision plan.

Fitness & Weight Loss Reimbursement

For any employee enrolled in Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, members can take advantage of money-saving discount options for Fitness & Weight Loss Reimbursements.

Financial Benefits

Franciscan Children’s offers a Fidelity 401(k) retirement savings plan featuring flexibility and control over investment decisions, tax-deferred savings, a company match after one year of employment, portability of retirement funds, compounding of investment returns, loans, and hardship withdrawals. Full vesting is available in three years, and employees are eligible to participate after three months of employment.

We offer company paid Group Term Life Insurance, AD&D, and Long Term Disability benefits for full-time employees. As a full or part-time employee, you may also buy-up more Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability and Voluntary Term Life.

Franciscan Children’s offers a pre-tax benefit Medical Flexible and Dependent Care Spending Account. The IRS offers more information about these programs.

We offer a pre-tax MBTA Corporate Pass program. For public transportation travelers, there is an MBTA stop within walking distance of our hospital.

Both Century Bank and Metro Credit Union offer many services, including checking accounts, Christmas and Vacation Clubs, direct deposit of your paycheck, credit cards, a payroll deduction savings plan, and loans. There is a Century Bank ATM located onsite.

Ample employee parking is free of charge and available on all shifts.

Work-Life Balance

Franciscan Children’s offers an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) with Unum.

Generous Paid Time Off

Employees receive time off pay for vacation, holidays, and illness.

Child Care

Employees are immediately eligible for a discount at the on-site Franciscan Family Child Care Center. Fees may be payroll deducted, and special tax-saving features are available through the Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account.

Employee Development

Employee development opportunities are available. Please contact your manager for more information.

Employee Resources

If you have questions or want to contact the Human Resources
department, please email

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