Direct Support Provider (Allegheny County) - Day Shift/Flexible Schedule!
Merakey
 Pittsburgh, PA

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

Make a living while making a difference!

This fee for service 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 laundry, dusting, sweeping, cleaning of bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, and living areas
  • 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 to be contacted for an interview

Requisition number: 49866

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

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 preferred, but limited hours could be available along the bus lines