Registered Nurse

Looking for a Monday-Friday flexible schedule? No on-call phone expectations for evening and weekends? A great team to work with? Apply for our Registered Nurse position!

 Catholic Charities Disabilities Services (CCDS), a leader in services for individuals with developmental disabilities, has a full time Register Nurse (RN) opening within our Residential Services Department. This position provides oversight and direction for a manageable caseload of individuals with developmental disabilities living in residential homes.

Responsibilities include;

  • Oversight of medication administration
  • Quarterly nursing assessments of all individuals on caseload
  • Oversight of medical/clinical case management for the individuals living in the residences, including interacting with community providers, and communicating medical/nursing needs/orders to other members of the team
  • Training unlicensed assistive personnel on the medical/nursing/clinical needs of the individuals, and providing direction and education on how to meet those needs
  • Using agency's electronic medical record system for documentation purposes the provision of direct nursing care when necessary.

Location: Capital Region

Qualifications:

  • A current NYS Registered Nurse licensure and registration, with a minimum of one year post-licensure experience. 
  • Valid NYS driver’s license and personal transportation
  • One year of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities preferred.

Why Catholic Charities?

We have the unparalleled privilege to do what we love, with an organization that values work-life balance. Our competitive benefits plan include,

  • Comprehensive Health Insurance plans; including, telemedicine
  • Low Cost Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Generous Paid Time off and Holidays
  • Reimbursement for Healthcare Expenses (HRA)
  • Defined Benefit Pension Plan
  • 403b Retirement Savings
  • Free Term Life Insurance & Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Referral Bonuses
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Strong Career Ladder
  • On-going Professional Development Opportunities

Learn more about us at www.ccdservices.org