Minimum Qualifications Possession of or eligibility for a license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State.
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.
Eligible for reassignment in title or for transfer in accordance with Civil Service Law. Reachable for appointment from appropriate Civil Service eligible list.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience in long-term care
Duties Description The incumbent will provide clinical assessment, teaching and supervision on the cottages. The Nurse 1 will work closely with the medical staff, as well as provide hands-on nursing care, eg. IV’s, venipuncture, meds, etc. They will also be responsible for developing and directing nursing rehabilitation programs which must be under the direction of a registered nurse. They will be directly responsible for supervising LPN’s and NAC’s, assigned to the cottages.
Additional Comments In addition to the base pay salary, employees in this title are eligible for $8000 Geographic pay differential, and shift differential ($2000 for evenings; $3000 for nights).
Generous fringe benefits include but not limited to : health, dental, vision insurance, prescription drug coverage, paid vacation, personal and sick leave, defined benefit retirement plan, access to group rates for life, home and auto insurance and many more. We are a 126 bed skilled long Term Care Nursing Facility providing care to the Veterans in our Community.
Lab coat optional.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingApplicants must complete an Employment Application and NYS-APP to be rated and placed on the Home's eligible list for Nurse 1, until filled. To request applications, please call the Home directly at (585) 345-2007.