We are currently recruiting for a Registered Nurse. Responsibilities of this position include building the capacity and competence of the Residence Program staff to respond effectively to the health and wellness needs of individuals living in Arc supported residences. The primary functions include providing technical nursing support and consultation to residential managers, teams and direct care staff regarding health and wellness needs of the supported individuals and to educate direct care staff in specific maintenance and preventive care methods.
Sign on Bonus of $500
6 month Retention Bonus $750
Schedule: Full Time - Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm, rotating on-call beeper responsibilities shared between nursing staff
This position requires an Associate's Degree in Nursing and 3 years of experience in the field or a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing and 2 years of nursing experience. Valid Register Nursing License required. Must have a valid NYS Driver's License with at least 1 year of non-permit driving experience and have reliable transportation.
The Arc of Rensselaer County is a non-profit agency located in Troy, NY supporting individuals with disabilities and their families throughout Rensselaer County. We are an association of people with disabilities, parents, professionals and community members dedicated to building the capacity of the community to fully include persons with disabilities.