Available Positions

 

Direct Support Staff Opportunities in Fulton County and Albany

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Transitions Peer Mentor

Transitions supports young adults ages 15-27 with learning differences as they go to college, get their first jobs and learn how to live on their own. We’re looking for peer mentors to work with these bright young adults and be their teachers, guardians, counselors, guides and friends as they work to become more independent and achieve their goals.

We have several different types of positions that offer maximum flexibility to fit with student schedules. You may even be able to use this opportunity as a paid internship where you earn college credit.

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Behaviorist

Using the principles of positive behavioral approaches, this position will provide person-centered supports to individuals receiving services and will also provide training and guidance about how to better support people in attaining their desired personal goals to agency staff. Behaviorists support people in their homes and day programs to achieve their hopes and dreams, and serve as integral members of the behavioral support team.

A Master’s Degree in a Psychology field is required, along with one year of experience supporting individuals with developmental disabilities. Strong communication skills, organizational talent and technical abilities are a must.  


Licensed Practical Nurses (Fulton and Albany Counties)

Lexington is looking for energetic and committed LPN staff to work within our comfortable residential settings in both Fulton and Albany Counties. These homes are designed for medically frail individuals with developmental disabilities. The candidates will need to possess strong clinical skills, in addition to the ability to work independently and as part of the Lexington team.


Recruitment Manager

Lexington is a very special human service organization that has been built upon the honored commitment that “people come first.” Because it’s our employees that make Lexington special, we are dedicated to recruiting and retaining the very best people possible. Recognized as a Best Company to Work for in New York State, we strive for you to find a fulfilling, meaningful career and become an integral part of the Lexington family.

A successful Recruitment Manager will be proficient in coordinating advertising campaigns; assessing applications, resumes and candidates; conducting interviews and reference checks; maintaining databases; and be able to successfully develop and implement agency wide recruitment initiatives. Excellent written, verbal, listening and computer skills are a must.

Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three years experience in Human Resources or related field is preferred. Full-time position with excellent compensation package, including exceptional health and pension benefits.

The ability to make a difference in someone’s life is an extraordinary opportunity.


Registered Nurse (Fulton and Albany Counties)

Recognized as a Top Workplace in New York State and accredited by the Council of Quality and Leadership, Lexington is seeking dynamic, person-centered Registered Nurses to work within our Fulton and Albany County programs.

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Qualifications: NYS RN license, previous nursing experience preferred and experience supporting individuals with developmental disabilities is a plus. Good oral and written communication skills are necessary.


Registered Nurse (Weekend On-Call)

Recognized as a Top Workplace in New York State and accredited by the Council of Quality and Leadership, Lexington is seeking a dynamic, person-centered Registered Nurse to coordinate medical and healthcare needs during the Weekend Shift. This is a part-time position consisting of rounds to our residences and involves on-call responsibilities.

The ideal candidate will be licensed in NYS and have a minimum of 3 years of experience as an RN. Experience and familiarity supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities is a plus.

Stop in today and ask us about our new enhanced salary schedules!

We can shape a schedule that will meet your needs and ours!


Residence Manager

Lexington is seeking experienced managers to motivate and energize our residential direct support staff and provide oversight at the homes we support. The Residence Manager position is an exciting one. Managers are actively involved in training and supervising staff in order to ensure a positive and nurturing environment for both employees and the people we support. We work hard to make sure that everyone we support has an amazing life.

Requirements include: High School diploma or equivalent, at least one year experience in a similar field, and at least one year of supervisory experience. Must be able to gain working knowledge of federal and state regulations and be willing to work flexible hours.

We offer a competitive salary and exceptional benefits along with the opportunity to work in a team-oriented environment. If you are looking for a career that matters, this is it! Click the link below to apply!

http://www.lexingtoncenter.org/apply/