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Excellence in Caring.
A mission to provide quality, person-centered rehabilitation, long-term and palliative care through diverse programs.

Human Resources

Employment at Valley Health Services

At Valley Health Services, we know how important delivering quality care is to you and we also know that you have a life beyond your job. You will be a part of a highly skilled team, enhancing the lives of our residents in a progressive organization with an excellent reputation. At Valley Health Services you will never feel more needed or more important. You will find:

No mandatory overtime
Excellent shift differential
Tuition reimbursement
Excellent staffing ratios
Competitive salaries
Excellent benefit packages

Nursing Assistant Training Program
Valley Health Services is approved to provide an on-site Nursing Assistant Training program. The program is a 5 week training course instructed by a Registered Nurse to prepare students for the Certified Nurse Aide licensing exam. The program is offered 3 times a year with up to 8 students in each program. If interested, an application is available at the back of the booklet or at the nursing office located in the lobby on the first floor.

Valley Health Services offers the following health insurance plan:
Excellus Simply Blue

All plans offer pharmacy coverage.
Valley Health Services pays fixed portion; full-time employees with proof of alternate health insurance coverage may waive VHS health coverage in exchange for one week’s vacation.

EBS: Valley Health Services covers full-time employees and up to $10.00 per month fee for part-time employees.

The Hartford: Valley Health Services paid and policy covers up to double the individual’s salary.

Current VHS and VRS Openings

Valley Health Services

Food Service Manager
Full time management opportunity individual with our growing healthcare organization. Responsibilities include assisting the Director of Food Services with the operations of our dining services, supervising employees, overseeing department sanitation, cooking meals as needed. Candidate must possess leadership, organizational and time management skill. Supervisory experience in a healthcare setting and a Associate’s Degree in Food Service Management or related field is preferred.

LPN Positions:
Full and part-time positions available for day and evening shifts.

Inpatient Therapy Services Coordinator, Physical Therapist:
An experienced physical therapist with sub-acute experience to treat patients admitted for short-term rehabilitation on busy sub-acute care unit and long term care. This position assists the Director of Rehabilitation in overseeing the Medicare case load and management of the therapy schedule.

Occupational Therapist:
Both new grads and experienced OTs are encouraged to apply for this staff position which is responsible for providing inpatient and outpatient therapy services to a varied population. Experience in a sub-acute setting is a plus.

Part-time OTR/L

Valley Residential Services - New 48-Bed Assisted Living Facility!

Assisted Living Administrator
Due to recent expansion of services and opening of newly built enriched housing Facility, Valley Health Services, has a career opportunity for an enthusiastic, hardworking, knowledgeable individual to serve as the Assisted Living Administrator of the new 48 bed facility and community LHCSA program. The Administrator will manage day to day operations of the facility and the LHSCA program, demonstrating compliance with current federal, state and local guidelines and regulations to ensure the highest degree of quality of care. The Administrator will serve as the case manager for the enriched housing and ALP program residents and will manage budget and census goals. Position requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Care Administration, Social Work or other approved course of study, NYS RN license, a minimum of 1 year experience in management (3-5 years management experience preferred), prior home care experience a plus, strong business acumen and a passion for the care of seniors.

Relief Cook, Dietary Servers, full and part-time Certified Home Health Aides, and Home Health Aide Trainees

Application Process

1. Please print the application, release form, and substance abuse policy.
2. Complete and mail back to:
Valley Health Services
Regina DeRocco-Osley, HR Director at VHS
690 West German Street
Herkimer, NY 13350.  

Please complete ALL sections. Incomplete applications will not be considered.