Available Positions

 

Direct Support Staff Opportunities in Fulton County and Albany

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Behaviorist

Lexington is seeking an experienced Behaviorist to work on a team that supports individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities. This position will be responsible for meeting the psychosocial needs of all individuals within his/her caseload through assessment, development and implementation of behavioral intervention plans, individual counseling, group counselin, and crisis intervention services. The Behaviorist will also be responsible for providing training and guidance to all Lexington staff working with individuals in these areas.

Requirements include:

A Master’s degree in a human service field (i.e., psychology, sociology, special education, rehabilitation counseling, etc.) from an accredited institution of learning. A Master’s Degree in psychology with at least one year of experience supporting individuals with disabilities is preferred. 

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! 

Lexington is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Lexington is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.


Bus Driver (full- and part-time)

We are looking for full- and part-time bus drivers to join our transportation team. This position requires an experienced NYS driver’s license and a clean driving record. CDL Class B preferred but will consider training the right candidate. The selected candidate will obtain and maintain the appropriate classification required for the vehicles they are driving. High school diploma or GED is desirable. Basic reading and writing skills are necessary. Drivers are subject to random drug and alcohol testing as per NYS regulations, in addition to criminal background check.


Bus Driver/Job Trainer Specialist

We are looking for a Full Time bus driver/Job Trainer Specialist to join our transportation team. This position requires an experienced NYS driver’s license and a clean driving record. CDL Class B preferred but will consider training the right candidate. The selected candidate will obtain and maintain the appropriate classification required for the vehicles they are driving. High school diploma or GED is desirable. Basic reading and writing skills are necessary. Drivers are subject to random drug and alcohol testing as per NYS regulations, in addition to criminal background check. 

We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefit plan, including medical, dental, pension plan, tuition assistance, paid  time off and more. 

Lexington is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Lexington is committed to the principle of equalemployment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.


Coordinator of Student Life

Lexington is seeking a Coordinator of Student Life who has demonstrated experience, knowledge and skills in providing direct support services.  This position trains, coordinates, prepares work schedules and provides hands-on support on as needed basis for individuals who live in Transitions Apartments and or attend the Transitions program. This includes all aspects of direct support job functions, including medication administration, classroom training, supporting students in scheduling classes, applying for FAFSA, accessing tutoring and accommodations, teaching as assigned and assistance with ADL’s and all other direct support functions. 

Requirements include:
A Bachelors degree is preferred, minimally a candidate with a HS diploma and experiential skills may be considered.   Must have one year of supervisory experience in residential setting.  Practical knowledge of  Federal and State regulations. Must be able to work flexible hours assigned by Transitions Director.

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!

Lexington is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Lexington is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.


Director of Administrative Services

Lexington’s commitment to people with disabilities and to our employees during the past 60 years has resulted in a thriving $90M not-for-profit agency recognized for excellence throughout New York State.  We are accredited through the Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL) for Person Centered Excellence with Distinction, and have been recognized as the #1 Top Workplace in the Capital District by the Albany Times Union, and as a Best Place to Work in New York State by the New York SHRM Council.  We are located about 40 minutes from Albany, New York, in historic Fulton County – the foothills of the Adirondacks.  Our dedication to a “nurturing environment for all” has created a culture where people we support in our programs receive supports of the highest quality and our 1,650 employees enjoy outstanding human service careers.

Serving as a key member of Lexington’s leadership team, the Director of Administrative Services directs all functions of the Buildings and Grounds, and Transportation departments, and other agency administrative services.  This position will be focused on continuous safety and efficient and economical operation of the Lexington's equipment, transportation fleet, procurement, plant, and building. The Director will ensure high performance, financial strength and operating efficiency of all areas with a strong commitment to optimizing the experience and satisfaction of people served by Lexington.

Education: College degree preferred in business management, or a related field.

Training and Experience: At least ten years of experience in business and administrative operations which includes at least five years of progressive, demonstrated leadership experience.


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. Click here to learn more!


Physical Therapist (Full- and Part-time Positions Available)

At Lexington, we are driven by integrity, quality and innovation.  Our 50+ year success as an industry leader has been achieved by consistently applying our core values in all we do.  We believe that a strong team is built one employee at a time and that strong team begins with you

Lexington has an exceptional opportunity for a self-motivated physical therapist. The Physical Therapist will be responsible for evaluating and providing services to those with physical therapy needs of all ages. This is a Monday through Friday position with daytime hours. Qualified Candidate must be licensed and currently registered as a Physical Therapist by the New York State Department of Education.

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!

Lexington is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Lexington is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.


Registered Nurse (Fulton and Albany Counties)


Lexington is a non-profit healthcare agency recognized as a Top Workplace and Best Company to Work For by its employees. We are fully accredited by the Council of Quality and Leadership. We develop supports for individuals with developmental disabilities in locations throughout Fulton and Albany counties.

We are seeking full time Registered Nurses to work in either Fulton or Albany County. We need energetic and committed nurses to work within our comfortable residential settings. These homes are designed for medically frail individuals with developmental disabilities. Qualified candidates must have the ability to work independently and as part of the Lexington team.

Qualifications  NYS RN License is required and  prior nursing experience is preferred. Prior experience supporting individuals with developmental disabilities a plus. Excellent clinical assessment skills are required. Strong oral and written communications skills necessary. Click here to learn more!