Direct Support Professional
Location: Slippery Rock
Posted on: February 12, 2024
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 (DSPs) to join our team at our program in Slippery
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
No experience required - we provide PAID training.
Earn a minimum of $17/hour with the selection of Enhanced Pay
Our ideal DSP candidate will have a strong desire to create
long-term impacts on their individuals lives and enjoy encouraging,
mentoring, and coaching others to achieve their goals. Spend your
day in a variety of settings making memories with our individuals.
By following the Individuals Support Plan, you can enjoy your days
at the park and sensory gardens, while working on social and
communication skills. Be a part of fostering a true sense of pride
and fostering independence in your individual by teaching them to
navigate daily living activities, such as personal care,
housekeeping and laundry. Make a difference in the life of those
you work with to enhance their independence by assisting with daily
and personal activities.
Merakey offers Medical, Dental and Vision insurance plans as well
as competitive compensation plans. In addition, benefits include
Work/Life balance, flexible schedules, cell phone discount plans,
employee referral bonuses, tuition reimbursement, Daily Pay,
membership in Care.com and much more!
To fill out an on-line application: www.merakey.org/careers
Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and
education non-profit provider with a fifty-year history. We offer a
breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities
across the country. Our belief that every individual has the right
to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment guides all of our
decisions. At Merakey, we care about each other and are committed
to providing the very best care to those we serve. Merakey strictly
follows a zero-tolerance policy for abuse.
Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer! We deeply
value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race,
religion, color, national origin, ethnic background, sex, gender,
gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran
status, genetic information, or disability status. Moreover, we are
committed to creating teams that reflect the diversity of the
communities we serve and encourage applicants from underrepresented
backgrounds to apply.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
- A verifiable high school diploma or GED is required.
- A current and valid driver's license is required
- Age 18 or older
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