BethlehemRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Bethlehem jobs

Direct Support Professional

Company: Merakey
Location: Frenchtown
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Are you looking for an opportunity to advance your career while working with an extraordinary team? At Merakey, we put heart and soul into everything we do. We are seeking Direct Support Professionals to join our team in our -Bucks County PA locations: -Yardley and Southampton.

If you are a Caregiver, Direct Care Worker, Home Health Aide or always wanted to be one, this is the opportunity for you as we are hiring immediately!

Type: -Full Time, Part Time and PRN (as needed)

Shifts: -1st, 2nd, 3rd and Double Shift Weekends

There is a $2.00 per hour shift differential for 2nd -and 3rd shifts, and a $3.00 per hour shift differential for -weekends.

Full time positions are eligible for up to $15.00/hour if the Enhanced Pay Program is selected.

POSITION OVERVIEW

The Direct Support Professional is responsible for maintenance of living area, and guiding residents in leisure activities, work and day programming. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.

Responsible for all chores necessary to maintain as normal a living environment as possible, i.e., laundry and housekeeping

Work is performed in accordance with appropriate procedures under the supervision of the House Manager who reviews results through living area observation of activities in progress, residents' responsiveness, inspection of living area, reports and periodic meetings

Staff will be required to follow a designated shift routine and assignments as outlined by the House Manager

MERAKEY IS PROUD TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS

NEW!! -- we have the compensation and benefits package that will meet your individual needs!! You choose between "Enhanced Pay" or "Enhanced Benefits"

Depending on your needs and/or the needs of your family, you choose between higher pay (and a full range of base benefits) or unbelievable benefits (and competitive pay). You will be free to choose from:

- Enhanced Pay -- Competitive wage + an additional $2.00 per hour for all hours worked. Option to select a base high deductible medical plan + dental and vision coverage. Retirement plan also available along with a full range of company paid benefits.

- Enhanced Benefits -- Competitive wage + an option to select from 4 comprehensive medical plans for you and your family where at least 70% of the premiums are paid by Merakey. Dental, Vision and Retirement Plan also available along with a full range of additional company paid benefits.

ABOUT MERAKEY

Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and education non-profit 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.

The work of Merakey is anchored in the firm belief that it is every individual 's right to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment in their lives. Surrounding professional staff with the best in technology and supports, Merakey is a leader in the industry and remains committed to helping people...one individual at a time.

Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!

APPLY TODAY www.merakey.org/careers

Requisition Number : 65383

+
Verifiable high school diploma or GED is required

Related IDD experience is preferred

Clean and valid driver's license is required

Must be at least 18 years old

Keywords: Merakey, Bethlehem , Direct Support Professional, Other , Frenchtown, Pennsylvania

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Pennsylvania jobs by following @recnetPA on Twitter!

Bethlehem RSS job feeds