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How is Burke Different?

At Burke, our greatest asset is our people. All of us share the same passion: to help our patients recover as fully as possible and to discover new therapeutic approaches to our patients’ disabilities.  It is our mission.

Burke is committed to attracting and retaining top quality talent, who are experts in the fields related to stroke, brain or spinal cord injury; neurological conditions; knee or hip replacement; amputation; pulmonary or cardiac disease. Burke offers career opportunities in all areas of patient care, research and administration.  If you are an expert in your field and dedicated to service excellence, we invite you to join our team.

Below is a list of positions that are currently available at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and our Medical Research Institute as well as for our affiliates who are part of the Burke Rehabilitation Network: Schnurmacher Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing and United Hebrew Geriatric Center of New Rochelle.

We update our postings on a frequent basis, so please visit our site often.  To apply, complete an employment application and submit via email to careers@burke.org or fax to 914-798-4321 and make sure to indicate the position title and requisition number being applied for in the subject area.

Please click on the "+" symbol below to expand the list of available openings.

+ Rehabilitation Hospital, Clinical

  • Full-time, Registered Nurse, Day 12-Hour Shift (details)

    Posted: 11/23/2015

    Position Req # NSG15-112/NSG15-114

    We are currently seeking experienced full-time Registered Nurse for 12-Hour day shift.  The RN will administer all levels of patient care including assessment, treatment and discharge planning. 

    • Must be a graduate of accredited Registered Nurse Program.
    • Minimum 2 years experience working as a RN required. 
    • Med-Surg experience required, neuro experience preferred.
    • Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State. 
    • Certification in Rehabilitation Nursing is encouraged. 
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Full time, Nursing Attendant, Neuro Unit (details)

    Posted: 01/07/2016

    Position Req #:    NSG15-118

     Position Available:  Full-time Nursing Attendant, 3pm-11pm

    Responsibilities: Assists the professional nurse by performing routine functions of nursing. Assignments consist of 5-10 patients. Insures program and appointment        scheduled timers are met. Transports patients to and from therapies and special appointments as necessary. Assists with non-nursing functions on                                      unit as needed.

    Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent required. Previous experience in a healthcare setting required. 

  • Fulltime, Nursing Attendants (details)

    Posted: 02/24/2016

    Position Req #: NSG16-106-1 EAST-OrthoAmputee

    Position Available:      Nursing Attendant- Fulltime: 3pm-11pm                                                  

    Position Req #: NSG16-108-2 East -Stroke

    Position Available:   Nursing Attendant- Fulltime: 3pm-11pm

    Position Req #:  NSG16-109-2 WEST- Spinal TBI

    Position Available: Nursing Attendant- Fulltime: 3pm-11pm

    Position Req #: NSG16-111

    Position Available: Nursing Attendant- Fulltime: 11pm-7am

    Responsibilities:  Assists the professional nurse by performing routine functions of nursing.  Assignments consist of 5-10 patients. Insures program and appointment        scheduled timers are met. Transports patients to and from therapies and special appointments as necessary. Assists with non-nursing functions on unit as needed.

    Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent required. Previous experience in a healthcare setting required. 

  • Full-time, Recreation Therapist, Therapeutic Recreation (details)

    Posted: 04/11/2016

    Position Available: TREC16-100

    Responsible for assessing an in-patient population, developing and carrying out treatment plans and maintaining progress notes. Planning, organizing and conducting therapy (both individual and group.), leisure education, Adaptive Sports clinics and some general recreation. Populations served will include Spinal Cord Injury, Neurological Disease, Brain Injury, Stroke and other disorders.

    Requirements: A Bachelor’s Degree in Therapeutic Recreation and CTRS certification required. Experience in an acute rehab setting preferred. Occasional evening and weekend work required.

  • Full-time, Physical Therapist, United Hebrew (details)

    Posted: 04/15/2016

    Position Req #: NET16-102

    Position Available: Physical Therapist

    Provides direct restorative treatment of patients, carries out administrative duties associated with patient care, and contributes to program operations.

    Requirements: B.S., Masters or Doctorate in Physical Therapy. NYS Physical Therapy license required.  Previous SNF experience preferred.

  • Full-time, Physical Therapist, Outpatient & Satellites (details)

    Posted: 04/29/2016

    Responsibilities: Provides direct restorative treatment of patients, carries out administrative duties associated with patient care, and contributes to department operations appropriate to the specific site.

    Requirements: B.S., Masters or Doctorate in Physical Therapy.  NYS licensed or eligible.  Prefer experience working in an outpatient setting.

+ Rehabilitation Hospital, Non-Clinical

  • Part-time and Fulltime, Environmental Services Attendant (details)

    Posted: 03/07/2016

     Position Req #:        ES16-102

    Position Available:     Environmental Services Attendant-Part-time (Evenings)                                  

     Position Req #:        ES15-101

    Position Available:     Environmental Services Attendant-Full-time 7 am-3 pm                                                  

    Responsibilities:  Cleans and services Hospital building areas and performs a variety of housekeeping duties to maintain the Hospital in an orderly and sanitary condition. Ability to interact with customers following the service excellence culture of the hospital.

    Demonstrates ability to read and comprehend English, such as typically acquired through a 6th grade education or equivalent related work experience.  Ability to work with other staff and patients. Ability to follow directions well and work independently when needed. Ability to work with other staff and patients. Job requires the ability to stand on feet for long periods of time. Must be able to bend and lift up to 50lbs.

  • Full-time, Clinic Assistant, Mamaroneck Clinic (details)

    Posted: 04/04/2016

    Position Req #:  OS16-110

     Position Available:       Clinic Assistant – Mamaroneck Satellite

                                                    (Full-time, One Saturday a month)

     Responsibilities:      Responsible for assisting therapy staff with patient treatments, compilation of daily statistics, maintaining inventory  of supplies, photocopying materials, assisting in maintaining physical environment and equipment, other clerical responsibilities including answering phones, co-pay collection and re-scheduling patient appointments.          

     

    Requirements:  High School Diploma and 1-2 years college required; prefer previous patient care experience; prefer goal direction of a health care career; good communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Full-time, Financial Account Specialist, Patient Financial Services (details)

    Posted: 04/12/2016

    Position Req #:        PFS16-101

     

    Position Available:            Financial Account Specialist

    Responsibilities: Billing and follow up for Medicare and self pay patients for all outpatient therapies.                                 

    Requirements:  High School Diploma and minimum 2 years experience in outpatient Medicare billing in a business office setting required.   Computer experience and good phone skills necessary. Must be able to interact professionally with diplomacy and tact at all times.

  • Full-time, Food Service Workers (details)

    Posted: 04/26/2016

    Position Req #:                       FS16-102, FS15-100

    Position Available:               2 Full-time  Food Service Workers

    Full-time (11a-7p), every other weekend

    Responsibilities: This food service worker position is to work in all areas in kitchen, including pot and porter area as well as in dish room.  Ability to interact with patients following the service excellence culture of the hospital. Delivers and picks up patient trays efficiently. Delivers floor supplies to patient units as needed. Deliver / pickup Children’s day care lunch meal as needed.

     

    Preferred candidate will have High School Diploma or equivalent and be able to read and write English. Ability to work well with kitchen staff and follow directions by Food Service managers. Must be able to work in hot, humid dishroom and noisy kitchen.  Must be able to stand on feet for entire shift.

  • Part-time Tray Passer (details)

    Posted: 04/26/2016

    Position Available: Tray Passer

    Position Req#: FS16-101

    Part-time – 4:15 - 7:15p (15 hrs/every weekend)

    Responsibilities: The main responsibility of this position is to politely and efficiently pass trays to each patient.

    Requirements: Preferred candidate will have High School Diploma, must be able to read and write English well. Able to work with patients, Nursing, and Food Service Department.