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10 Independence Way
Minimum Qualifications Permanent Qualifications:
Nurse 1: Candidates must be licensed and currently registered to practice nursing in the state of New York
Transfer Qualifications: Candidates must currently be a permanent Nurse 1 OR be eligible for transfer under Section 70.1
of the Civil Service Law
Employees on long term leave can bid on positions but must be able to report to work within fourteen (14) days and be able
to perform the essential functions of their positions with or without reasonable accommodation (RA). If an employee believes
that he or she needs a reasonable accommodation, they should contact the NYS OPWDD Workforce and Talent Management Central Office (518) 473-9689 or Email at email@example.com to obtain information and RA forms.
Duties Description POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The Nurse 1 works under the supervision of a Nurse 2 or a Nurse Administrator 1. Professional nursing services are provided as appropriate to the individuals served by the program site.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Duties include but are not limited to:
• Nursing interventions and documentation
• Completion of nursing procedures/tasks and nursing assessments
• Preparation of clinical and administrative reports
• Participation in staff training
• Maintenance of infection control standards
• Serves as a member of the inter-disciplinary team
• Provides clinical supervision to LPN’s as well as nursing guidance to the Direct Support staff
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingAPPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications and a current resume
to the Taconic DDSOO Human Resources Office. Please provide your social security number for service certification and transfer eligibility determination process. Also, be sure to include the vacancy number on this announcement on your resume.
Taconic DDSO – Human Resources
25 Center Circle
Wassaic, New York 12592
Phone: 845-877-6821 ext. 3367
Please note: Preference will be given to OPWDD employees impacted by closures. If you are being impacted by closure, please indicate this on your resume/cover letter.
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.
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in
any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history,
until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has
been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or
via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are employed by state government, you may be able to receive loan forgiveness under the Public Service Loan
Forgiveness Program (PSLF). The PSLF Program forgives the remaining balance on Direct Loans after 120 qualifying monthly
payments have been made under a qualifying repayment plan while working full-time for a qualifying employer. For more
information on PSLF, please visit www.studentAid.gov/publicservice.
OPWDD IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER