Direct Support Provider - Allegheny County

    Merakey
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $8.38 - $10.94

    Job Description

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

    $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

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

    APPLY TODAY

    In addition to completing your application, please feel free to email your resume directly to our recruiter at julie.myers@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
    Posting ID: 556641046Posted: 2020-05-21