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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 08/02/18

Applications Due09/03/18

Vacancy ID56714

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleNursing Home Activities Assistant 1

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade11

Bargaining UnitISU - Institutional Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $14.28 to $14.28 Annually

Employment Type Per Diem

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 40


From 1:30 PM

To 10 PM

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 Four years of direct patient care experience.

Open to NYS Employees: Current NYS employee and eligible to transfer under Section 70.1 or 70.4 of the Civil Service Law.

Open to the Public: There will be no written examination. If you meet the minimum qualifications, your education and experience will be evaluated against the general background/critical activities of the position.

Preference will be given to candidates with long-term care experience in a geriatric setting.

Duties Description Plans, develops, organizes, implements, evaluates, and supervises the delivery of activities programs to residents of a skilled nursing facility.
Develops and implements specialized activities programs for residents diagnosed with dementia.

Additional Comments 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.

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.

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

Name NYS Veterans' Home at Oxford

Telephone 607-843-3128

Fax 607-843-3236

Email Address


Street NYS Veterans' Home at Oxford

4207 State Highway 220

City Oxford

State NY

Zip Code 13830


Notes on ApplyingIf you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a cover letter & resume to the Office of Human Resources, 2407 State Highway 220, Oxford, NY, 13830; OR e-mail documents to; OR Fax documents to 607-843-3236.

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