Direct Support Professional

Merakey Elizabeth , PA 15037

Posted 2 months ago

Merakey is currently seeking Direct Support Providers (Direct Care Workers) to join our Managed Long-Term Support Services (MLTSS) program in Elizabeth, PA and other surrounding areas located in Allegheny County.

$12/hour, Fee for Service

Make a living while making a difference!

This position pays $12.00/hour while providing services to our consumers. Flexible scheduling is available ranging from 10 to 40+ hours a week. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. We provide a one-week paid training.

RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE

  • Housekeeping to include dusting, sweeping, cleaning of bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, and living areas

  • Laundry

  • Meal preparation

  • Errands

  • Possible personal care including bathing, grooming, and dressing the consumer

WHY WORK FOR MERAKEY?

Voluntary Limited Benefits

  • Fixed Benefits Plan for Everyday Expenses (Meant to complement other health insurance)

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Hospital Indemnity Plan

  • Term Life Insurance

  • Short-Term Disability Plan

  • Retirement Plan

  • Electronic Service Programs (Savings on HP, Verizon, AT&T)

  • Educational

Partnerships (Variety of partnership opportunities to obtain

certifications, undergraduate, and graduate degrees with reduced tuition

rates)

  • Additional Savings Program

Work Environment

  • Rewarding and personally fulfilling nature of work

  • Large, financially stable company with diverse programs, positions, and professional development opportunities

  • Employee Referral bonus

ABOUT OUR MANAGED LONG-TERM SUPPORT SERVICES

For

over 15 years, MLTSS has been providing comprehensive care including

services from Home Support and Personal Care to In-home Companionship.

Our person-centered approach is demonstrated through the implementation

of a custom Care Plan based on the consumers needs.

We provide assistance and support with several activities of daily living including:

  • Light housekeeping and laundry

  • Meal preparation and nutrition

  • Errands

  • Companionship

  • Mobility assistance

  • Medication reminders

  • Toileting and incontinence care

  • Safe transfers in and out of bed and/or chairs

  • Bathing, dressing, and grooming

For more information on Merakey please visit: www.merakey.org

Apply Today

In addition to completing your application, please feel free to email your resume directly to our recruiter at Julie.Myers@merakey.org.

Make a living while making a Difference... become a Direct Support Provider with Merakey!

Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!

  • NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

  • Must be able to read, write, and comprehend basic instructions

  • Ability to pass criminal background check and child abuse clearance

  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation

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