Positions Available

Direct Support Professionals

Walk Ins Welcome!

Wednesdays and Fridays — 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

29 Warren Street, Somers, NY

$600 sign-on bonus!

We are seeking caring and compassionate individuals to assist our developmentally disabled adults live fruitful and independent lives.  We have various work shifts and locations in Northern Westchester, NY.  Opengate provides a competitive wage, a sign on bonus, paid training, paid holidays, vacation, sick and personal days as well as comprehensive health benefits and a 401(k) retirement plan with an agency match to full-time workers.  We require a HS diploma or a GED and a valid and clean NYS Driver’s License.

Your completed Employment Application and a copy of your resume can be brought in on any of the walk-in days or e-mail to employment@opengateinc.org.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and we offer a Smoke-Free Environment

Registered Nurse

Sign-On Bonus up to $2,500.00.  Opengate, Inc., is currently looking for a motivated, experienced Registered Nurse to join our team!  The RN will be responsible for the professional assessment and management of health conditions/status/indicators of assigned individuals. This is a full-time, exempt position based out of our Somers, NY (Westchester County) facility. This position reports to the Director of Nursing.

Responsibilities:

  • Administer nursing care to ill, injured, or disabled patients
  • Diagnose and establish patient treatment plans
  • Monitor and report changes in patient symptoms or behavior
  • Communicate with collaborating physicians or specialists regarding patient care
  • Educate patients about health maintenance and disease prevention
  • Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities
  • Maintain accurate patient medical records
  • Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members

Candidate Requirements:

  • Certified by NYS Education Department as a Registered Nurse.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years’ RN experience
  • Experience working with a developmentally disabled population is preferred.
  • A valid Driver’s license.
  • Familiarity with medical software and equipment
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Exceptional organization skills with keen attention to detail.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to travel to various locations.

We provide a competitive starting salary with an excellent benefits package that includes paid holidays, vacation, sick and personal days; medical, dental and vision benefits; short term disability, life insurance; 401(k) benefits with a 100% employer contribution for the first 3% and 50% for the next 2% of your compensation.

If this opportunity sounds like something you would like to be part of, we like to hear from you. Interested candidates may apply by sending a written cover letter with a resume to: employment@opengateinc.org. Please use “Registered Nurse” in the e-mail subject line.

Opengate is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Smoke Free Environment

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Opengate is seeking a motivated and experienced Social Worker. The ideal candidate is expected to interact with residents, parents, and regulatory agencies. Candidate must have an LCSW. This is a full-time exempt position located in our Hawthorne, NY (Westchester County) location. This position reports to the Director of Clinical and Behavioral Services.

General Statement of Responsibilities

  • Ensures that the individuals receive satisfying social and community relationships and facilitate personal and social development.
  • Manages concrete service needs of individuals related to benefits and entitlements.
  • Collaborates with the Director of Clinical Services regarding Intake assessment and discharge processes.
  • Facilitate the integration of new individuals into their residence and works with families regarding the transition process.

Special Skills Required

  • Employee must have current experience working with ID population
  • Must have a sound foundation at interacting with individuals, their parents, governmental, social service agencies and staff members.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work
  • LCSW with a minimum of two (2) years of current experience working with individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities and Psychiatric Social Work

Employee Benefits

  • Comprehensive health benefits after 90 days of employment
  • Paid holidays, vacation, sick and personal days
  • 401(k) Retirement plan with an agency match

Opengate is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Smoke Free Environment

DOWNLOAD EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION (PDF)

 

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