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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

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.



Valley Health Services

LPN Positions: full and part-time positions available for all shifts.
Certified Nurse Aides (CNAs)
Dietary Servers

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

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