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. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.

At Merakey, we do not have to refer individuals out of our system for additional services, but rather we can design a system around that person. Merakey continues to be the safety net for people who otherwise could not afford care. In spite of financial challenges and dwindling resources, we continue to pursue excellence in all aspects of care and treatment. 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.

Our name, Merakey, is inspired by a modern Greek word, meaning to put something of yourself into your work, or to do something with soul, creativity or love. This concept illustrates the compassion and integrity that underscores everything we do. The inclusion of the word “key” in the name also positions the organization as a key to helping individuals and communities open doors to their future. At Merakey, we put our heart and soul into exceptional care and services.

Jul 16, 2019
Merakey is looking for a Full-Time, Partial Therapist to join our Carlisle, PA Team POSITION REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's degree in social work, counseling, psychology or related discipline and two years relevant experience or Master's degree in social work, counseling, psychology or related discipline. Must possess a valid PA Driver's License POSITION OVERVIEW Plans and conducts Partial Hospitalization group sessions for clients with a verity of needs. Provides treatment planning services for/with assigned clients, including liason with other staff, agencies and client families. Appropriately maintains medical records, including all related treatment forms and correspondence for assigned caseload. Regularly attends treatment team meetings, department staff meetings and Stevens Center staff meetings. Provides case management services as needed for clients who are not receiving intensive case management or med-level case management. Provides individual therapeutic meetings with clients as needed. In absence of program director, may complete initial evaluation of referrals to Partial Hospitalization Program. Communicates with other service providers involved with Partial Hospitalization clients, e.g. residential facilities, intensive case managers. Adheres to all Stevens Center, county, state and federal policies and regulations reated to mental health services. Complies with Stevens Center ethics and codes of conduct in all contact with clients, co-workers and the community. Participates in regular clinical supervision and continuing education activities to further develop professional skills in mental health treatment. Participates in Stevens Center quality improvement/quality assurance activities. Maintains client confidentiality in accordance with Stevens Center policies. Performs other related duties as assigned. MERAKEY IS PROUD TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS Work/Life Balance Competitive Compensation Plans Opportunities for professional growth and advancement Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans Flexible Spending Accounts Short/Long Term Disability Coverage Life Insurance 403B Retirement Plan (with company matching) Marketplace Savings Program Employee Assistance Program Wellness Programs 24-Hour Nurse Hotline Tuition Reimbursement Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions) Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services   ABOUT MERAKEY'S BEHAVIORAL HEALTH DIVISION Merakey offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site-based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports for children and adults. Site/Clinic Based Services The Center for Hope Outpatient Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Parents and Children Together (PACT) Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) Psychiatric/Socialization Rehabilitation for Hope Residential Services for Children and Adults Community Based Services Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services (BHRS) Case Management / Recovery Coaching Community Health Liaison (CHL) Community and School Based Behavioral Health (CSBBH) Crisis Intervention Substance Use Disorder Services Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (DDTT) Family Based Mental Health Services Therapeutic Family Care Foster Care Plus Peer Support Student Assistance Program (SAP) Supported Employment Supports for Permanency (SFP) For more information on each individual service, please visit: https://www.merakey.org/services-behavioral-health.html ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Virginia, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee. Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer! APPLY TODAY After completing your online application, please feel free to email your resume directly mshafer@merakey.org Requisition 47039 0519mrk
Merakey Pennsylvania, USA
Jul 16, 2019
ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey, formerly NHS, provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Louisiana, Michigan and Tennessee. WHAT MERAKEY HAS TO OFFER The stability that comes with working for a national leader providing education and human services to individuals with special needs Highly competitive compensation plans Career advancement opportunities in a rapidly growing company Flexible scheduling Benefits for all employees including marketplace savings program (discounts on cell phone plans, shopping, travel and more); Wellness programs (including discounted gym memberships, mail order prescription plans); legal and financial services; 24-hour nurse hotline; life/disability coverage; and Employee Assistance Program Benefits for qualifying employees including medical, dental & vision coverage; flexible spending account; 403B retirement plan with company contribution Generous PTO plans including vacation, sick, and holiday pay for qualifying employee POSITION DETAILS * Must be willing to work as a full member of the NHS team to provide direct care and support to the individual residents. * Knowledgeable and implementation of the DPW 2600 regulations for Personal Care Homes. * Must embrace recovery, hope inspiring, and resiliency building approaches in managing the PCH. * Network with the community to build awareness. * Promote community collaboration and establish linkages with individual agencies in the community that will be essential to the resident's recovery. * Assure that Recovery Philosophy are integrated into the operations of the home and overall culture and environment of the Personal Care home. * Supervise Direct Care Staff and Peer Specialist, and other staff employed with the home as assigned. * Fiscal management of the program with the support of the Adult and/or County Director. * Completion of initial new hire orientation to NHS and an additional 24 hours of annual training. * Responsible for maintaining the program licensure and assuring that the location meets all licensure requirements at all times. * Be prepared to flexibly adapt to the diverse situations that may arise with the type of population being served in the PCH. * Provide on-call for after hours support for PCH staff. * Provide professional support and serve as a resource, coach and mentor to all Staff. * Hire, orient, and integrate new staff. Also responsible for ensuring staff adhere to NHS policy and procedures and follow corrective action procedures for those not following policy. * Complete monthly and yearly reports, * Participate in consumer treatment team meetings, county meeting or NHS meetings as necessary. APPLY TODAY www.merakey.org In addition to completing your application, please feel free to email your resume directly to our recruiter at karla.kelvington@merakey.org   Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!
Merakey 108 Cedarwood Cir, Russellton, PA 15076, USA
Jul 16, 2019
The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner provides medication management and directs the program of the Assertive Community Treatment Team, a self-contained clinical team which assumes responsibility for directly providing needed treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to identified clients with severe and persistent mental health illnesses: supervises and evaluates the multidisciplinary team in conjunction with appropriate psychiatric support to ensure service excellence and courteous, helpful and respectful services to program clients; and functions as a practicing clinician on the team. Full time or Part Time hours available.  PNP  CRNP  FNP  PMHNP Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Merakey Louisiana, USA
Jul 16, 2019
The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner provides medication management and directs the program of the Assertive Community Treatment Team , a self-contained clinical team which assumes responsibility for directly providing needed treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to identified clients with severe and persistent mental health illnesses: supervises and evaluates the multidisciplinary team in conjunction with appropriate psychiatric support to ensure service excellence and courteous, helpful and respectful services to program clients; and functions as a practicing clinician on the team. Full Time or Part Time hours available.   PNP PMHNP CRNP FNP Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Merakey 3341 Youree Drive, suite 205-2555C
Jul 16, 2019
Program Overview: The Intensive Transition Service Team (ITS) is a recovery-oriented, holistic approach to supporting individuals who are diagnosed with a mental illness and an intellectual disability (IDD). This program offers a team approach to service coordination and treatment for individuals who have encountered challenges succeeding in more traditional treatment settings. The ITS focus is to address transitional support and continuity of care for the individuals supported by the team. The model employs a community-based, team-delivered approach. Service delivery is achieved through integrated case management, medication management, mental health treatment, behavioral assessment, and subsequent development of positive behavioral support plans. ITS provides intensive short-term treatment with a 12 to 18 month average treatment length. Services Location: Transition Services are provided where the individual is at the time of need; which include the CA Institutes of Mental Disease (IMD's), community resident's, and other community settings; such as; a coffee shop, work place or MERAKEY office. Job Description: The Psychiatrist takes the lead in all psychiatric treatment and monitoring of all other health conditions and medications. The Psychiatrist shares responsibility with the Program Director and BCBA to monitor each individual's clinical status and response to treatment as well as supervise the staff delivery of clinical services. Schedule: 5 - 8 hours per week to start.
Merakey 1610 Arden Way, Sacramento, CA 95815, USA
Jul 16, 2019
We are currently seeking a Pyschologist to join our Education and Autism division in Grand Rapids, MI. POSITION OVERVIEW In this position, you will have a direct impact in enhancing a child's ability to succeed. The psychologist will provide support in our home and center-based ABA program. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Administration of the Autism Diagnostic Observation Scale Second Edition (ADOS-2), Autism Diagnostic Interview - Revised (ADI-R) and Developmental Disabilities - Clinical Global Impression Severity Scale (DD-CGAS) Other tools as necessary which may include, but are not limited to: cognitive/developmental tests; adaptive behavior tests, and/or symptom monitoring. Conduct diagnostic evaluations to determine diagnosis, including autism and/or other differential diagnosis. Evaluation includes treatment recommendations for best fit medically necessary services to treat the child's symptomology and diagnosis. Conduct annual re-evaluation to assess eligibility criteria MERAKEY IS PROUD TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS Work/Life Balance Competitive Compensation Plans Opportunities for professional growth and advancement Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans Flexible Spending Accounts Short/Long Term Disability Coverage Life Insurance 403B Retirement Plan (with company matching) Marketplace Savings Program Employee Assistance Program Wellness Programs 24-Hour Nurse Hotline Tuition Reimbursement Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions) Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services ABOUT MERAKEY'S EDUCATION & AUTISM DIVISION The Merakey Education and Autism Division focuses on a continuum of care throughout the lifespan. The core, fundamental principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) are incorporated into a specialized approach across all service offerings. This division is supported by a senior management team of highly qualified professionals that provide training, supervision, guidance, and support to each of our specialized programs. This team is comprised of decades of expertise in education, autism, and behavioral health experiences. Merakey opened their very first Licensed Private Academic School for students on the Autism Spectrum in the fall of 2005. Since inception, the Education and Autism Services have grown across the state of Pennsylvania providing support for all individuals across the lifespan. Services include: Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Childcare/Pre-K Readiness Licensed Private Academic Schools In-District Specialized Classrooms Therapy Services Stepping Stones Plus Adult Autism Services Adult Autism Housing Services For more information on each individual service, please visit: www.educationandautism.merakey.org ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.   Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer! APPLY TODAY In addition to completing your application, please feel free to email your resume directly to our recruiter at hope.jacobs@merakey.org 0519mrk
Merakey 2925 Breton Rd SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512, USA
Jul 16, 2019
Merakey is seeking a Special Education Teacher to join our Education and Autism division in our school in Waterfall PA (just outside of Chambersburg PA)    This position will be in our In-District Autism Support Classroom in the Forbes Road School District and requires a current PA Special Education teaching certification.   WHY TEACH AT MERAKEY?   Benefits are effective upon date of hire and including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, and much more Teacher to student ratio never to exceed 1:8 Individualized approach for every student 10-month traditional school year with paid summers off Additional hours and compensation available with ESY (Extended School Year)   POSITION DETAILS   This position will serve as a Special Education teacher in an in-district classroom. This position's primary role is to develop & implement strategies to meet the needs of each individual student. The teacher will instruct students in academic subjects according to school curriculum and daily classes using a variety of techniques (e.g., multi-sensory, repetition, etc.) to meet the students varying needs and interests as guided by the Individualized Education Plan (IEP).   General Responsibilities:   Develop & implement strategies to meet the needs of each individual student Instruct students in academic subjects according to school curriculum and daily classes using a variety of techniques (e.g., multi-sensory, repetition, etc.) to meet the students varying needs and interests as guided by the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) Instruct students in daily living skills required for independent maintenance and self-sufficiency, such as hygiene, safety, etc. Modify the curriculum as needed based upon techniques needed for individual learning styles Implement and include in lesson plans and opportunities for students to experience a variety of learning techniques and methods that are used with ASD Work with other team members to create an inclusion plan between Merakey autism school and public school as needed Plan and schedule lessons according to the daily schedule and approved curriculum. Assure that objective for all lessons, units, and projects are demonstrated on lesson plans as well as providing a balanced program of instruction Confer with parents, administrators, school psychologists, and other professionals to develop Individual Education Plans (IEP) for each student in the assigned classroom as well as behavior plans Confer with necessary professionals and supports to develop plans to assist in resolving student behaviors in the classroom Establish organized classroom behavioral model and reinforcement systems (individualize when necessary) Observe and collect data daily for IEP goals, student behavior, social, developmental, and academic performance Complete report cards and data collection sheets for each child's progress by the 15th of every month Meet with parents and guardians to discuss their child's progress, and to determine priorities for their child's education Maintain and update program books as required Monitor teacher aides to ensure they adhere to classroom and school policy & program requirements   APPLY TODAY   If you meet the above criteria and are looking for a position that will allow you to make a difference in a person's life while taking your career to the next level... Don't Wait -- Apply Today!   To fill out an on-line application: www.merakey.org/careers and send your resume to our recruiter Jennifer.utzig@merakey.org     ABOUT MERAKEY'S EDUCATION & AUTISM DIVISION   The Merakey Education and Autism Division focuses on a continuum of care throughout the lifespan. The core, fundamental principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) are incorporated into a specialized approach across all service offerings. This division is supported by a senior management team of highly qualified professionals that provide training, supervision, guidance, and support to each of our specialized programs. This team is comprised of decades of expertise in education, autism, and behavioral health experiences.   Merakey opened their very first Licensed Private Academic School for students on the Autism Spectrum in the fall of 2005. Since inception, the Education and Autism Services have grown across the state of Pennsylvania providing support for all individuals across the lifespan.   Services include:   Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Childcare/Pre-K Readiness Licensed Private Academic Schools In-District Specialized Classrooms Therapy Services Stepping Stones Plus Adult Autism Services Adult Autism Housing Services   For more information on each individual service, please visit: www.educationandautism.merakey.org       ABOUT MERAKEY   Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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.   We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.   With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.       Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!      
Merakey 159 Red Bird Dr, Waterfall, PA 16689, USA
Jul 16, 2019
  Merakey is seeking certified Special Education Teachers to join our autism and emotional support education centers in Altoona, State College, and East Freedom. These positions will start in the fall with our 19/20 school year.   Benefits (including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, etc) are effective upon date of hire!   WHY TEACH AT MERAKEY?   Benefits are effective upon date of hire and including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, and much more Teacher to student ratio never to exceed 1:8 Individualized approach for every student 10-month traditional school year with paid summers off Additional hours and compensation available with ESY (Extended School Year)   POSITION DETAILS   This position will serve as a Special Education teacher in an in-district classroom. This position's primary role is to develop & implement strategies to meet the needs of each individual student. The teacher will instruct students in academic subjects according to school curriculum and daily classes using a variety of techniques (e.g., multi-sensory, repetition, etc.) to meet the students varying needs and interests as guided by the Individualized Education Plan (IEP).   General Responsibilities:   Develop & implement strategies to meet the needs of each individual student Instruct students in academic subjects according to school curriculum and daily classes using a variety of techniques (e.g., multi-sensory, repetition, etc.) to meet the students varying needs and interests as guided by the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) Instruct students in daily living skills required for independent maintenance and self-sufficiency, such as hygiene, safety, etc. Modify the curriculum as needed based upon techniques needed for individual learning styles Implement and include in lesson plans and opportunities for students to experience a variety of learning techniques and methods that are used with ASD Work with other team members to create an inclusion plan between Merakey autism school and public school as needed Plan and schedule lessons according to the daily schedule and approved curriculum. Assure that objective for all lessons, units, and projects are demonstrated on lesson plans as well as providing a balanced program of instruction Confer with parents, administrators, school psychologists, and other professionals to develop Individual Education Plans (IEP) for each student in the assigned classroom as well as behavior plans Confer with necessary professionals and supports to develop plans to assist in resolving student behaviors in the classroom Establish organized classroom behavioral model and reinforcement systems (individualize when necessary) Observe and collect data daily for IEP goals, student behavior, social, developmental, and academic performance Complete report cards and data collection sheets for each child's progress by the 15th of every month Meet with parents and guardians to discuss their child's progress, and to determine priorities for their child's education Maintain and update program books as required Monitor teacher aides to ensure they adhere to classroom and school policy & program requirements   APPLY TODAY    If you meet the above criteria and are looking for a position that will allow you to make a difference in a person's life while taking your career to the next level... Don't Wait -- Apply Today!     To fill out an on-line application: www.merakey.org/careers and send your resume to our recruiter Jennifer.utzig@merakey.org     ABOUT MERAKEY'S EDUCATION & AUTISM DIVISION   The Merakey Education and Autism Division focuses on a continuum of care throughout the lifespan. The core, fundamental principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) are incorporated into a specialized approach across all service offerings. This division is supported by a senior management team of highly qualified professionals that provide training, supervision, guidance, and support to each of our specialized programs. This team is comprised of decades of expertise in education, autism, and behavioral health experiences.   Merakey opened their very first Licensed Private Academic School for students on the Autism Spectrum in the fall of 2005. Since inception, the Education and Autism Services have grown across the state of Pennsylvania providing support for all individuals across the lifespan.   Services include:   Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Childcare/Pre-K Readiness Licensed Private Academic Schools In-District Specialized Classrooms Therapy Services Stepping Stones Plus Adult Autism Services Adult Autism Housing Services   For more information on each individual service, please visit: www.educationandautism.merakey.org       ABOUT MERAKEY   Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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.   We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.   With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.       Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!                        
Merakey 311 Lotz Ave, Altoona, PA 16602, USA
Jul 16, 2019
Merakey is expanding its Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team to the Butler County, Ohio area. We're currently seeking a Program Director to join our team. Schedule: Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Location: 5645 Liberty Fairfield Road, Hamilton, Ohio 45011 POSITION OVERVIEW The Program Director assesses the treatment and safety plans, reviews assessments results, and engages with individuals and their supports to ensure that skills are transferred appropriately, individuals are being linked to the correct services, and supports understand the plan, interventions and evidence-based treatment modalities being used. Ability to work with other departments within the agency to meet individual needs Assure development of client service plans Assure development of client treatment plans Attainment of established financial goals Attend all required meetings inside and outside the agency Collection and interpretation of statistical information to monitor program trends and performance Develop programs and proposals to expand services Direct, manage, maintain, and monitor clinical services Ensure adherence and compliance to program best practices, Merakey policies, and outside agencies Ensure compliance to state, local, federal, and contract requirements as well as requirements from payors Evaluation and review of activities and program goals, fidelity to program model Facilitate ongoing assessment, evaluation, and planning of programs Identify opportunities for growth, development and improvement within programs and between other service lines that enhance the coordination of service delivery Implement program procedures and practices that incorporate sound clinical practices and comply with laws, regulations, and prevailing standards of care Interfacing with clinical staff, consumers and consumers' families, other programs, and outside agencies Maintain knowledge of recent developments in related human services field Monitor clerical functions Oversee quality of services provided by program Oversee quantity of services provided by program Participate in PQI efforts Perform other duties as required and pertinent to the mission of human services Plan, direct, manage, and monitor coordination of administrative and clinical functions of program Prepare for site visits and audits Provide administrative on-call availability MERAKEY IS PROUD TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS Work/Life Balance Competitive Compensation Plans Opportunities for professional growth and advancement Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans Flexible Spending Accounts Short/Long Term Disability Coverage Life Insurance 403B Retirement Plan (with company matching) Marketplace Savings Program Employee Assistance Program Wellness Programs 24-Hour Nurse Hotline Tuition Reimbursement Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions) Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services  ABOUT MERAKEY'S BEHAVIORAL HEALTH DIVISION Merakey offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site-based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports for children and adults. Site/Clinic Based Services The Center for Hope Outpatient Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Parents and Children Together (PACT) Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) Psychiatric/Socialization Rehabilitation for Hope Residential Services for Children and Adults Community Based Services Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services (BHRS) Case Management / Recovery Coaching Community Health Liaison (CHL) Community and School Based Behavioral Health (CSBBH) Crisis Intervention Substance Use Disorder Services Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (DDTT) Family Based Mental Health Services Therapeutic Family Care Foster Care Plus Peer Support Student Assistance Program (SAP) Supported Employment Supports for Permanency (SFP) For more information on each individual service, please visit: https://www.merakey.org/services-behavioral-health.html   ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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.We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.  Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!
Merakey 5645 Liberty Fairfield Rd, Liberty Township, OH 45011, USA
Jul 16, 2019
Merakey is seeking a Team Supervisor to join our Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Services (IDD) division in the Altoona, PA area.         POSITION OVERVIEW   Responsibilities include but may not be limited to: The Team Supervisor (TS) is a management position, responsible for the direct supervision of Direct Support Professionals (DSPs), and oversight of day to day operations of assigned homes. The TS holds primary responsibility for site based compliance to PA Office of Developmental Programs' regulations, Administrative Entity (AE) requirements and implementation of Individual Service Plans (ISPs), and Merakey policies and standards. The Team Supervisor assumes the onsite leadership role in assuming the health, safety and contentment of the individual's service. Additionally, this position is responsible to supervise, support and discipline DSPs as necessary. TS's are expected to exercise discretion and independent judgment in achieving objectives. Work will be reviewed by the supervisor (Program Specialist or Administrator) through regularly scheduled and informal meetings and evaluation reports. This position will also be split and work half of the time in ratio with individuals   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. In addition -- we offer the following benefits: Work/Life Balance Competitive Compensation Plans Opportunities for professional growth and advancement Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans Flexible Spending Accounts Short/Long Term Disability Coverage Life Insurance 403B Retirement Plan (with company matching) Marketplace Savings Program Employee Assistance Program Wellness Programs 24-Hour Nurse Hotline Tuition Reimbursement Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions) Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services   ABOUT MERAKEY'S 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. Community-Based Services Adult Training Facility Behavior Support Services Early Intervention Case Management Employment (Transitional, Supported, Competitive) In-home Support Non-traditional Community Day Services/Home and Community Habilitation Supports Coordination Residential Services Community Living/Group Homes Family/Shared Living Intermediate Care Facility Respite Care Specialized Residential (medically fragile, dementia, autism, dual diagnosis, problematic sexual behavior) Supported Living For more information on each individual service, please visit: https://www.merakey.org/services-idd.html   ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.   Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!   APPLY TODAY If you meet the above criteria and are looking for a position that will allow you to make a difference in a person's life while taking your career to the next level... Don't Wait -- Apply Today! To fill out an on-line application: www.merakey.org/careers and send your resume to our recruiter Lindsey.Schmidt@merakey.org Requisition Number: 46956 Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
Merakey 1812 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19148, USA
Jul 16, 2019
Merakey is seeking a Direct Support Professional to join our Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Services (IDD) division in the Altoona, PA area.     Qualified entry level candidates are eligible for up to $13/hour if the Enhanced Pay Program is selected.     Are you looking for a position where you can utilize your skills and passion for supporting people? Do you believe that we are better together by including everyone? Are you searching for a rewarding career in the service of others? The Direct Support Professional role isn't for everyone- but it IS for those who enjoy a challenge working with individuals with disabilities and the reward that comes with it. Being in this role requires both attention to detail and creativity as you are serving as both a life coach and a personal support to our individuals. If this sounds like something that you would enjoy -- then join our team!     POSITION OVERVIEW   Responsibilities include but may not be limited to: Providing individualized care, activities of daily living, including proper maintenance of living area, and guiding residents in leisure activities, work and day programming. 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 according to the individuals Person Centered Plan / Individual Support Plan (ISP) and also the supervision of the House Manager who reviews results through living area observation of activities in progress, residents' responsiveness, and 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. We reward our staff with competitive wages, flexible schedules available (Full Time/PRN openings), and outstanding health (medical/vision/dental) and wellness benefits, paid training, cell phone discount plan, employee referral bonuses, tuition reimbursement and more.   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. In addition -- we offer the following benefits: Work/Life Balance Competitive Compensation Plans Opportunities for professional growth and advancement Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans Flexible Spending Accounts Short/Long Term Disability Coverage Life Insurance 403B Retirement Plan (with company matching) Marketplace Savings Program Employee Assistance Program Wellness Programs 24-Hour Nurse Hotline Tuition Reimbursement Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions) Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services   ABOUT MERAKEY'S 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. Community-Based Services Adult Training Facility Behavior Support Services Early Intervention Case Management Employment (Transitional, Supported, Competitive) In-home Support Non-traditional Community Day Services/Home and Community Habilitation Supports Coordination Residential Services Community Living/Group Homes Family/Shared Living Intermediate Care Facility Respite Care Specialized Residential (medically fragile, dementia, autism, dual diagnosis, problematic sexual behavior) Supported Living For more information on each individual service, please visit: https://www.merakey.org/services-idd.html   ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.   Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!   APPLY TODAY If you meet the above criteria and are looking for a position that will allow you to make a difference in a person's life while taking your career to the next level... Don't Wait -- Apply Today! To fill out an on-line application: www.merakey.org/careers and send your resume to our recruiter Lindsey.Schmidt@merakey.org Requisition Number: 46972 Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer  
Merakey 751 Ashcroft Ave, Cresson, PA 16630, USA
Jul 16, 2019
Merakey is seeking a Direct Support Professional to join our Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Services (IDD) division in the Mcdonald, PA area.     Qualified entry level candidates are eligible for up to $13/hour if the Enhanced Pay Program is selected.     Are you looking for a position where you can utilize your skills and passion for supporting people? Do you believe that we are better together by including everyone? Are you searching for a rewarding career in the service of others? The Direct Support Professional role isn't for everyone- but it IS for those who enjoy a challenge working with individuals with disabilities and the reward that comes with it. Being in this role requires both attention to detail and creativity as you are serving as both a life coach and a personal support to our individuals. If this sounds like something that you would enjoy -- then join our team!     POSITION OVERVIEW   Responsibilities include but may not be limited to: Providing individualized care, activities of daily living, including proper maintenance of living area, and guiding residents in leisure activities, work and day programming. 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 according to the individuals Person Centered Plan / Individual Support Plan (ISP) and also the supervision of the House Manager who reviews results through living area observation of activities in progress, residents' responsiveness, and 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. We reward our staff with competitive wages, flexible schedules available (Full Time/PRN openings), and outstanding health (medical/vision/dental) and wellness benefits, paid training, cell phone discount plan, employee referral bonuses, tuition reimbursement and more.   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. In addition -- we offer the following benefits: Work/Life Balance Competitive Compensation Plans Opportunities for professional growth and advancement Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans Flexible Spending Accounts Short/Long Term Disability Coverage Life Insurance 403B Retirement Plan (with company matching) Marketplace Savings Program Employee Assistance Program Wellness Programs 24-Hour Nurse Hotline Tuition Reimbursement Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions) Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services   ABOUT MERAKEY'S 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. Community-Based Services Adult Training Facility Behavior Support Services Early Intervention Case Management Employment (Transitional, Supported, Competitive) In-home Support Non-traditional Community Day Services/Home and Community Habilitation Supports Coordination Residential Services Community Living/Group Homes Family/Shared Living Intermediate Care Facility Respite Care Specialized Residential (medically fragile, dementia, autism, dual diagnosis, problematic sexual behavior) Supported Living For more information on each individual service, please visit: https://www.merakey.org/services-idd.html   ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.   Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!   APPLY TODAY If you meet the above criteria and are looking for a position that will allow you to make a difference in a person's life while taking your career to the next level... Don't Wait -- Apply Today! To fill out an on-line application: www.merakey.org/careers and send your resume to our recruiter Lindsey.Schmidt@merakey.org Requisition Number: 46983 Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer  
Merakey 131 Cumer Rd, McDonald, PA 15057, USA
Jul 16, 2019
Make a living making a difference ... come to our hiring event on Thursday, August 1st, 2019 and become a Direct Care Worker with Merakey!!!   We are seeking Direct Support Providers (aka Direct Care Workers) to support our consumers in various locations within Allegheny County. You can select the area and schedule that is most convenient for you .   HIRING EVENT DETAILS: Date : Thursday, August 1st, 2019 Time : 12pm -- 6 pm Location : Crowne Plaza Suites | 164 Fort Couch Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 15241   Our leadership team will be conducting interviews and making offers during the event!   Please RSVP so we know when to expect you. Walk-ins are also welcome!   STAND OUT BY BEING PREPARED!   Complete an APPLICATION prior to arrival at www.merakey.org (Search for Job ID 47018) RSVP and reserve your arrival time by going to: https://calendly.com/merakey-ns/direct-support-provider-hiring-event-8-1 NOTE: there are only 5 spots available per half hour so reserve your time now. Bring a copy of your RESUME PLAN to be with us for at least an hour BRING A FRIEND -- This is a rare opportunity to potentially pick your co-workers   POSITION INFORMATION Merakey is currently seeking Direct Support Professionals to join our Managed Long-Term Support Services (MLTSS) program in Allegheny County. Compensation is $12.00/hour Flexible scheduling with 10 to 40+ hours a week available Paid training Mileage reimbursement NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!   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   REQUIREMENTS NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY High School Diploma or GED Must be able to read, write, and comprehend basic instructions Must be able 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   WHY WORK FOR MERAKEY? Rewarding and personally fulfilling nature of work Large, financially stable company with diverse programs, positions, and professional development opportunities 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 with company matching 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) Employee Referral bonus   Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!   RSVP/APPLY TODAY: www.merakey.org /careers (Job ID 47018)
Merakey 1075 Waterdam Plaza Dr, Canonsburg, PA 15317, USA
Jul 16, 2019
POS ITION REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university. Two years' experience in human services, education, or other helping profession. Some marketing experience preferred. Experience and ability working in a team environment (IPS model). Must have valid driver's license Must have own vehicle SHIFT: M-TH 12:30PM - 9:00PMpm S 9:30am - 2:30pm PAY RATE: $12.00 an hour; Fulltime with Benefits   Merakey is currently seeking a Vocational Rehab Specialist to join our Adult Behavioral Health, Community-Based, Vocational-Supported Employment Program, at Merakey Montgomery County   POSITION OVERVIEW Responsibilities include but may not be limited to:   Provides vocational education, assessment, support, liaison services for adults with serious mental illness in order to place and maintain these individuals in competitive employment in the community. Marketing of the program to employers and businesses. Office is located in Colmar, Pa.   General Responsibilities:   Provides ongoing supports, crisis intervention, job counseling Links consumers with outside agencies, private vendors, businesses, and job sites Negotiates job positions and advocates for consumers in those positions Completes all required documentation in a timely manner Documenting all consumer contacts in an electronic Avatar note Maintains a specific caseload of consumers, depending on the needs of the consumers Accepts and coordinates referrals of consumers seeking competitive employment or education. Conducts an ongoing process of vocational assessments of each consumer's strengths, capabilities, current adjustment, work skills, and particular needs by gathering data from the consumer, the treatment team, the case record, the family members, and employers Attend agency meetings, In-service conferences as requested and required May perform other related duties when required or assigned Education and marketing of the program to employers Cultivating relationships with local employers to assist in job placement for consumers Tracking employment status/performance of any successfully employed/placed consumers for a period of 6 months in order to determine outcomes Minimum 65% of paid hours to include either face-to-face time or contact attempts with consumers or prospective employers     MERAKEY IS PROUD TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS Work/Life Balance Competitive Compensation Plans Opportunities for professional growth and advancement Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans Flexible Spending Accounts Short/Long Term Disability Coverage Life Insurance 403B Retirement Plan (with company matching) Marketplace Savings Program Employee Assistance Program Wellness Programs 24-Hour Nurse Hotline Tuition Reimbursement Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions) Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services   ABOUT MERAKEY'S BEHAVIORAL HEALTH DIVISION Merakey offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site-based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports for children and adults. Site/Clinic Based Services The Center for Hope Outpatient Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Parents and Children Together (PACT) Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) Psychiatric/Socialization Rehabilitation for Hope Residential Services for Children and Adults Community Based Services Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services (BHRS) Case Management / Recovery Coaching Community Health Liaison (CHL) Community and School Based Behavioral Health (CSBBH) Crisis Intervention Substance Use Disorder Services Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (DDTT) Family Based Mental Health Services Therapeutic Family Care Foster Care Plus Peer Support Student Assistance Program (SAP) Supported Employment Supports for Permanency (SFP) For more information on each individual service, please visit: https://www.merakey.org/services-behavioral-health.html   ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, Virginia and Tennessee.   Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!     APPLY TODAY   45424   In addition to completing your online application, please feel free to email your resume directly to our recruiter at Jill.Coleman@merakey.org . IND2019      
Merakey 2506 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19132, USA
Jul 16, 2019
***MERAKEY offers all full-time associates, a full benefits package including: health, dental, eye plan, retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, paid time off and much more. This position includes on-call pay and a generous travel stipend in addition to benefits package. *** MERAKEY is currently seeking Vocational Job Specialist to join our Adult Mental Health Division in our Alexandria, LA location. ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey, formerly NHS , provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan and Tennessee. WHAT MERAKEY HAS TO OFFER The stability that comes with working for a national leader providing education and human services to individuals with special needs Highly competitive compensation plans Career advancement opportunities in a rapidly growing company Flexible scheduling Benefits for all employees including marketplace savings program (discounts on cell phone plans, shopping, travel and more); Wellness programs (including discounted gym memberships, mail order prescription plans); legal and financial services; 24-hour nurse hotline; life/disability coverage; and Employee Assistance Program Benefits for qualifying employees including medical, dental & vision coverage; flexible spending account; 403B retirement plan with company contribution Generous PTO plans including vacation, sick, and holiday pay for qualifying employees POSITION DETAILS Position summary or overview. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following; Provides vocational education, assessment, support, liaison services for adults with serious mental illness in order to place and maintain these individuals in competitive employment in the community. Coordinate Vocational services for all individuals served by the F/ACT team. Assist individuals in the securing gainful employment Provide education and assistance to individuals with job applications, preparing for job interviews Perform vocational assessment Assist individuals to obtain education necessary for employment Act as a liaison with stakeholders Develop a relationship with employers Develop network of employers willing to work with those with SPMI Educate and support individual's families and advocate for individual's rights and preferences. Attend vocational related meetings in the community QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's Degree (human service field preferred) 1 to 3 years experience working with individuals in employment setting Valid driver's license 1 year clinical experience working with adults with severe mental illness Rate of pay: $16.00/ hour + $6,750 Annual Travel Stipend APPLY TODAY Check us out online at http://www.Merakey.org or on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/NMerakey Click on MERAKEY Career Center under Career Opportunities MERAKEY is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!
Merakey Louisiana, USA