Merakey is currently seeking Mental Health Worker to join our Adult Behavioral Health Division in our Philadelphia, PA location.
Ensures all interactions are within the framework of the Recovery and Sanctuary Models
Implements program policy and procedure according to program regulations and guidelines
Provides counseling to individual clients
Implements and monitors treatment of clients
Leads or co-leads recreational groups
Assists, teaches and monitors client's daily living activities, including but not limited to personal hygiene, bathing, shaving, grooming dressing, laundry and room care
Accompanies and monitors clients on community trip
Engages clients in social and leisure activities
Assures the health and safety of the clients
Engages clients in social and leisure activities.
Document resident progress with recovery goals through completion of weekly DAP notes and all relevant paperwork
Monitors compliance with site expectations set by the residents.
Reports to administrator on call any immediate or unusual situations(s) and mediate problematic issues between clients in a timely manner Attends and participates in all trainings and meetings
MERAKEY IS PROUD TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS
Competitive Compensation Plans
Opportunities for professional growth and advancement
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans
Flexible Spending Accounts
Short/Long Term Disability Coverage
403B Retirement Plan (with company matching)
Marketplace Savings Program
Employee Assistance Program
24-Hour Nurse Hotline
Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions)
Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services
ABOUT MERAKEY'S BEHAVIORAL HEALTH DIVISION
Merakey offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site-based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports for children and adults.
Site/Clinic Based Services
The Center for Hope
Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
Parents and Children Together (PACT)
Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)
Psychiatric/Socialization Rehabilitation for Hope
Residential Services for Children and Adults
Community Based Services
Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT)
Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services (BHRS)
Case Management / Recovery Coaching
Community Health Liaison (CHL)
Community and School Based Behavioral Health (CSBBH)
Substance Use Disorder Services
Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (DDTT)
Family Based Mental Health Services
Therapeutic Family Care
Foster Care Plus
Student Assistance Program (SAP)
Supports for Permanency (SFP)
For more information on each individual service, please visit: https://www.merakey.org/services-behavioral-health.html
Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country.
We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations.
We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.
With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.
Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer
In addition to completing your application, please feel free to email your resume directly to our recruiter at email@example.com.
Minimum of 1 to 3 years of experience working with individuals with mental health diagnoses in a residential setting.
A valid driver's license is required for this position.
Must have a High school Diploma/GED.