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Direct Support Professional 3rd shift

Company: Merakey
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Direct Support Professional

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 Full Time Direct Support Professionals to join our team in Harrisburg, PA.

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

Pay rate $13/hour up to $17/hour*

* Qualified entry level candidates are eligible for up to $17/hour if the Enhanced Pay Program is selected and the Shift Differential is applicable for the hours worked.

POSITION OVERVIEW Work involves promoting individual skills to engage in activities of daily living, including proper maintenance of living area, guiding individuals in leisure activities, work and community participation and integration. Work also entails assisting the individuals with performing all chores necessary to maintain as normal a living environment as possible, i.e., laundry, housekeeping, and personal care.

ABOUT OUR IDD DIVISION Merakey supports individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in the enhancement of their abilities and interests. Services are aimed at partnering with individuals as they become self-sufficient and live everyday lives. Merakey focuses on helping individuals find meaningful roles in their community and to feel valued as community members. Individuals are always at the core of the planning and implementation of services.

Benefits

Merakey offers Medical, Dental, Vision insurance plans, competitive compensation plans, Work/Life balance, flexible schedules and so much more!

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 proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!

* Must be 18 years of age or older * Must have a valid driver's license * High school diploma/GED * Related experience is helpful

Keywords: Merakey, Harrisburg , Direct Support Professional 3rd shift, Other , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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