Nursing Job Openings at SCO

SCO Family of Services is hiring! We have new positions opening for RNs and LPNs in our residential and community nursing programs in Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk.

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Change Lives 

Renew your passion for nursing! Join a team of dedicated professionals in one of the nation’s most respected human services agencies. Work alongside your colleagues in education, social services, and medicine to promote health, independence, and dignity for our most vulnerable youth. 

Why SCO?

SCO has provided vital human services throughout New York City and Long Island for over 125 years. At SCO, you’ll provide holistic, patient-centered care to youth and young adults with complex medical, behavioral, and developmental needs – helping them reach their full potential. It’s challenging work…and extremely rewarding!

We offer a robust benefits package, health and wellness initiatives, tuition reimbursement and more. Our benefits include:

  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Paid Holidays Off
  • Vacation & Sick Time
  • 403B Retirement Plan
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance & more!

A world of opportunity awaits at SCO. SCO’s dedicated employees touch the lives of thousands of New Yorkers every day – providing them with the tools needed to build better and brighter lives. Join us!


 

Available Positions

Nurse – Residential

Responsibilities: Assess, plan, implement, and monitor nursing services for youth in SCO’s  residential foster care programs. Ensure youth receive medical and behavioral health services according to their prescribed plan of care in compliance with federal, state, and local safety and quality requirements.  

Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s prepared RN from NYSED accredited school of nursing, or a Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited school 
  • NY State Professional Registered Nurse License 
  • AHA Basic Health Care Life Support  
  • Must have six (6) or more months of relevant nursing experience OR must be an active participant with an accredited Nurse Residency Program 

Licensed Practical Nurse — Community

Responsibilities: Ensure that youth in foster care and community services receive medical and behavioral health services according to their prescribed plan of care in compliance with federal, state, and local safety and quality requirements. Assess, plan, implement, and monitor nursing services for youth in SCO residential programs. 

Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s prepared LPN from NYSED accredited school of nursing, or a Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited school  
  • NY State Professional Licensed Practical Nurse License 
  • AHA Basic Health Care Life Support 

Nurse Practitioner

Responsibilities: Manage and ensure full compliance with Article 29i, Article 31, ACS, DOH, and OCFS policies. Supervise clinic activities to ensure that all medical visits and encounters follow agency procedures. Monitor and track caseload and oversee cases. 

Qualifications:  

  • Holds a Nurse Practitioner Degree (NP) from a recognized school  
  • Licensed Nurse Practitioner  
  • Current knowledge of OSHA regulations  
  • 2 years clinical experience in pediatrics  
  • Knowledge of or experience in foster care or similar pediatric populations

 
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