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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 01/25/24

Applications Due03/26/24

Vacancy ID149388


AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleNurse Supervisor 1 - NYS Veterans Home at Oxford

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade22

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

Salary RangeFrom $107828 to $118252 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Variable

"Other" Explanation Day shift; required to work one weekend per month.

Hours Per Week 40


From 7 AM

To 7 AM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? Yes

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Chenango

Street Address NYS veterans' Home at Oxford

4207 State Highway 220

City Oxford


Zip Code13830

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be reachable for appointment from the current Civil Service eligible list for the title;


Candidates must have permanent status as a Nurse Administrator 1, Grade 22, and be eligible for lateral transfer; OR be eligible to transfer via Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law. In order to be eligible for 70.1 transfer, candidates must be licensed as a Registered Nurse in New York State and have one year of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service in a qualifying title within two salary grades of the SG-20 level.


Provisional Opportunity: In the event that there is not a valid eligible list, candidates who meet the following promotion or open-competitive qualifications may be qualified for a provisional appointment.

Promotion Qualifications: Two years of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as a Nurse 2 (including all parenthetics), Community Mental Health Nurse (including all parenthetics), Infection Control Nurse, or Senior Utilization Review Nurse; or in any Grade 16 or higher position that requires a license and current New York State registration as a Registered Nurse.

Open-Competitive Qualifications: License and current registration to practice as a Registered Nurse in New York State AND either three years of post-RN licensure professional nursing experience; OR a bachelor's degree** in nursing or health services, healthcare administration, hospital administration, public health, or public administration in the healthcare area field AND two years of post-RN licensure professional nursing experience.

**A master's degree in nursing, health services, healthcare administration, hospital administration, public health, or public administration in the healthcare area may be substituted for one year of experience.

If you are appointed provisionally, you must take the next scheduled Civil Service examination for this title and your score must be reachable on the resulting eligible list before you can be permanently appointed. If you do not pass the examination or achieve a reachable score, you may not be retained.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience in staff education, including CNA & leadership training. Experience in lesson plan creation & curriculum development. Demonstration of progressive supervisory experience. Infection control knowledge & experience.

Duties Description As a Nurse Administrator 1, you would be responsible for the direction and coordination of nursing services for a large number of residents. This will involve direct and/or indirect supervision of professional and direct care staff. Your responsibilities may include ensuring implementation of facility policies and procedures related to nursing, initiating special investigations, scheduling staff, directing staff, teaching appropriate nursing techniques, and reviewing individuals' records for compliance with agency practice/protocol and developing a plan for correcting any deficiencies found.


1. If you fail to maintain your license and/or registration once you are appointed, action will be taken to remove you from the position.

2. In order to be eligible for appointment and to maintain employment, you cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of the Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion lists (or excluded from any other Federal or Federally assisted program). If you are appointed and subsequently listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of these lists (or excluded from any other Federal or federally assisted program), you may be terminated from your employment.

The work shift requires days and some weekends.

Additional Comments Background Investigation Requirements:
Prospective appointees will be: 1) Checked against the Staff Exclusion List (SEL) maintained by the Justice Center. Prospective employees whose names appear on the SEL as having been found responsible for serious or repeated acts of abuse or neglect will be barred from appointment and may have their names removed from the eligible list(s) for the title(s) if applicable. 2) Investigated through a Criminal Background Check (CBC) which includes State and federal Criminal History Record Checks. All convictions must be reported; conviction of a felony or misdemeanor, or any falsified or omitted information on the prospective appointee’s employment application, may bar appointment or result in removal after appointment. Each case will be determined on its own merits, consistent with the applicable provisions of State and federal laws, rules, and regulations. Prospective employees will be fingerprinted in order to obtain a record of their criminal history information, and may be required to pay any necessary fees.

Generous benefit package includes:
• Paid vacation leave
• Paid personal leave
• Paid holidays
• Paid sick leave
• Tuition aid
• Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision care benefits
• Membership in the New York State and Local
Employees' Retirement System, and
• Various savings plan programs.

This position is at the NYS Veterans' Home in Oxford, NY. We are a 242 bed skilled nursing facility for veterans and their dependents. We serve United States military heroes! Come join our team.

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

Name New York State Veterans’ Home at Oxford

Telephone 607-843-3128

Fax 607-843-3236

Email Address


Street New York State Veterans’ Home at Oxford

4207 State Highway 220

City Oxford

State NY

Zip Code 13830


Notes on Applying Please submit a cover letter & resume if interested.

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