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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/06/23

Applications Due12/31/23

Vacancy ID143373

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleLicensed Master Social Worker 1

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade18

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $66195 to $83335 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Westchester

Street Address NYS Veterans Home at Montrose

2090 Albany Post Road

City Montrose


Zip Code10548

Minimum Qualifications You must be licensed and currently registered by NYS as a Licensed Master Social Worker.
Be eligible for a 70.1 transfer.

Duties Description The Licensed Master Social Worker 1 (LMSW) meets with the residents and the family members, upon admission and continually through the residents stay, to assess, evaluate, formulate and implement a plan of action based on the individual needs and strengths. The LMSW participates heavily in the development of interdisciplinary care plans, reviews and revises plans as needed to provide the best care for our Veterans, reviews, investigates and documents all resident/family complaints. In this position, the LMSW is essential to providing residents the psychological needs and resources for their mental and physical health, as well as assisting families in any long term care needs that they may need to consider.

Additional Comments We offer a work-life balance and a generous benefits package, worth 65% of salary, including:

• Holiday & Paid Time Off
• Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
• Pension from New York State Employees’ Retirement System
• Shift & Geographic pay differentials
• Affordable Health Care options
• Family dental and vision benefits at no additional cost
• NYS Deferred Compensation plan
• Access to NY 529 and NY ABLE College Savings Programs, and U.S. Savings Bonds
• And many more.

This appointment is permanent, non-competitive under the Hiring for Emergency Limited Placement (HELP) Program. For the duration of the HELP Program, this title will be filled via permanent non-competitive appointment, which means no examination is required but all candidates must meet the minimum qualifications of the titles for which they apply. At the close of the HELP program (March 31, 2024), employees hired under the HELP Program will have their non-competitive employment status converted to competitive status. Employees will then be afforded with all of the same rights and privileges of competitive class employees of New York State.

Salary includes downstate adjustment of $3087.00.

Transfer candidates, you may be asked for a Social Security Number to verify your transfer eligibility.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Oma Sommers

Telephone 914-788-6102

Fax 914-788-6019

Email Address


Street NYS Veterans Home at Montrose

2090 Albany Post Road

City Montrose

State NY

Zip Code 10548


Notes on ApplyingIf you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a copy of your LMSW license along with a resume and cover letter via email, fax, or regular mail.
Transfer candidates may be asked for SSN to verify title history and eligibility.

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