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Community, Work & Independence, Inc.
  • Full Time
  • Immediately
  • PO BOX 303, Glens Falls/Queensbury, NY 12804
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Daytime LPN Position Available!

LPN - Daytime hours!

TITLE:  Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT:     Regular, benefited, full time 40 hours/week, Monday through Friday 8am-4:30pm                                                      

LOCATION: Glens Falls, NY and other local travel required

POSITION CONCEPT:  The LPN will assist the Director in the programming and supervision of the consumers in the Habilitation program. The LPN will also have the responsibility for health care of the program participants, and the implementation of program participant health services, under the oversight of the Program’s Registered Nurse (Health Services Specialist HSS).

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:  LPN's must be Licensed by the State of New York as an LPN and have a high school diploma.  Must have good character and background and an acceptable driving record. Must have an affinity for working with the developmentally disabled.   Demonstrated competency in First Aid/CPR safety procedures, Medication Administration, and 19A/CDL certification considered a plus.


Who We Are…

In 1963, CWI began as Community Workshop, Inc. serving a humble contingent of six community individuals in a sheltered employment setting. Fifty years later, CWI has changed its name to Community, Work and Independence, Inc. to better reflect the range of programs and services offered. Today CWI assists 1,200 individuals at nearly 40 locations across four counties. In addition, the not-for-profit organization has grown to become one of the largest employers in the area with over 700 employees and an annual operating budget of nearly $30 million resulting in a substantial impact on the region’s economy.

CWI has worked to bring about positive change and hope for many. A cornerstone in communities across the four-county region, CWI has transformed the lives of numerous individuals with disabilities and other barriers. CWI offers a myriad of services to meet the needs of people who are developmentally and learning disabled, medically frail, brain injured, economically disadvantaged and individuals with other challenges. CWI supports these individuals who strive to be productive and meaningful members of their local community by building a foundation which allows individuals to springboard toward a higher level of independence. Independence may equate to CWI helping individuals find and sustain employment, become involved with volunteer opportunities, partake in recreational opportunities, learn independent living skills, and promote self-advocacy, to name a few.