Careers

Come work with us!

Teresian House is truly a special place to work. We believe that the exceptional work that happens each and every day at Teresian is made possible because our remarkable staff. While our staff are some of the finest in their professional field, what differentiates our facility is our staff’s passion and love for what they do. Our mission lives vibrantly in the interactions our staff have with residents and their families. At Teresian House, truly The Difference Is Love. sm

We encourage you to view our open positions and submit your resume online or in person.

Current Openings

NURSING

CERTIFIED NURSE AIDES: Full-time and part-time all shifts, regular and float*. All positions require every other weekend. Experience preferred for the part-time and float openings. All candidates must be NYS certified. For class info, contact EOC or Albany BOCES, ACAP or SCAP. *not unit specific – assigned where needed

 

Staff RN/LPN: Full-time and part-time evening shifts & nights, part-time day shifts available. All positions require every other weekend. All candidates must be NYS licensed. Six months experience preferred for all part-time and float positions. Experienced nurses have opportunity for advancement to shift supervision, etc.

 

LPN-Primary Care LPN: Full-time and part-time all shifts available. All positions require every other weekend. All candidates must be NYS licensed. Six months experience preferred for all part-time positions. Do you love licensed nursing, but miss the hands on attention and relationships you can offer to our elderly? This position is the best of both worlds – smaller case load to assist with all needs for the resident. You will provide hands on care and medical treatment for about 10 residents. You will be responsible for all of the primary care for your residents, and be able to nurture those bonds in our long term care setting.

 

RN (sub-acute rehab): Full-time and part-time positions available. Currently seeking full and part-time RN’s to provide primary nursing for our subacute rehab unit. All candidates must have a current NYS license and must have either med surg experience or experience working on a subacute rehab unit in a nursing home.

 

RN SHIFT SUPERVISOR: Full-time evening shift, Monday-Friday, and per diem all shifts. Oversees nursing home resident care. Must have at least one year supervisory experience. Must be able to communicate well with staff, residents, and resident families.

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FOOD SERVICES

NEIGHBORHOOD ASSISTANTS: Full-time (7am-3pm) and part-time evening shifts (4p-7:30/3p-8pm/or 4pm-8pm, weekends 7am-3pm). All positions require every other weekend. Duties include primary responsibility for unit kitchen areas including sanitation and HACCP documentation, meal service & plate accuracy, and assisting with making beds, transporting residents within facility, putting resident laundry away, folding linens, and any other duties assigned that facilitate the unit.

 

DIETARY AIDES: Part-time evening shifts (4p-7:30p/4pm-8pm, up to full 8 hours shift on weekends). All positions require every other weekend full shift 11am-7:30pm. Duties include dishwashing, and all aspects of food service including sanitation, delivering of food to floors, kitchen prep and kitchen clean-up.

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ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES

LIGHT DUTY TECHNICIAN: DAY shifts: Full-time regular, full-time temporary, and Part-time opportunity for every other weekend. Duties include vacuuming, dusting, cleaning bathrooms, and other various housekeeping duties, and assisting with neighborhood duties as assigned. All positions require every other weekend.

 

MAINTENANCE II: Part-time position(s), every other weekend Friday 11p-7am, Saturday 8p-6am, and Sunday 3p-11p. Duties include overseeing shift changes, monitoring entrances, light building maintenance/repair, relief for receptionist on Sundays.

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ACTIVITIES

ACTIVITIES COORDINATOR: Full-time. Previous experience in recreation and with the elderly is preferred. Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in related field desired. Courses in gerontology helpful. Must be able to provide meaningful recreation/activities for a diverse population of elderly including residents with cognitive impairment, speech, sight and/or hearing impairments, etc. Must be willing to perform one on one recreation as well as group activities for a 40 bed unit. Works closely with other activity staff on whole house activities. Responsibilities include creativity, devising a monthly activity calendar, documentation of resident participation, care plans (hand written and computer), MDS, monitors activity budget for unit, progress notes, etc. Must have computer skills. Must be reliable and have excellent interpersonal skills. Must be able to work flexible hours and every other weekend.

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Interested applicants may apply in person to the Human Resources Department Monday to Friday between the hours of 9am and 3pm, at reception desk up to 8pm, or you may send a resume to Teresian House, 200 Washington Avenue Ext, Albany, NY 12203 OR FAX TO 456-1142. Employees interested in a job transfer should submit an employee transfer request form (P-16) to his/her immediate supervisor.

 

 

 

DRUG TESTING

We test for drugs post-offer. If you have used any drugs within the past 12 months, our test will detect it. Please consider this BEFORE completing an application.