NYS Education Department Building

2A Richmond Avenue, Batavia, New York 14020
An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

Nurse 1 (Substitute), SG-NS, (PEF)
Hours - First shift from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm,
Second shift from 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm, or Third shift from 11:00 pm to 7:00 am.


The New York State School for the Blind in Batavia is seeking to fill a Nurse 1 Substitute position.  The Nurse 1 Substitute will be responsible for the health care of students in the absence of regular staff. Duties will include carrying out clinic rounds, recording and giving medications promptly; assessing health program for service delivery, observing and recording symptoms of illness accurately and objectively; treating problems from standing orders; maintaining specific health records and reports on each student; and communicating appropriately with students, direct care staff, parents and other health agencies with tact, confidence and in concert with school procedures.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Possession of or eligibility for a license to practice as a registered professional nurse (RN) in New York State.  Incumbent must have the ability to perform moderate to heavy lifting of children.

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:  Fingerprinting through the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Criminal Justice Services, a background check with the New York State Office of Children and Family Services and clearance from the Justice Center Staff Exclusion List are required for employment.  This is a temporary position.

APPLICATION: Applications are accepted on a continuous basis.  Applicants will be contacted when a vacancy is available.   Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to nyssbjobs@nysed.gov.   Please include the Box number (BDC-202) of the position in the subject line of your email to ensure receipt of your application.  Candidates should also complete the Civil Service NYS-APP and mail it to the address below.

Civil Service NYS-APP available at:


Office of Human Resources Management
Box BDC-202/372
NYS Education Department
89 Washington Avenue, Room 528 EB
Albany, NY 12234
Fax (518) 486-5631
Resumes emailed must include Box: BDC-202 in the subject line
and be addressed to: nyssbjobs@nysed.gov

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Last Updated: December 30, 2014