Sep 09, 2019

Direct Care Worker (PT) -Virginia Beach, Va. - $10.00/ hour

  • Merakey
  • 4608 Coventry Rd, Bealeton, VA 22712, USA
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Job Description

Merakey is currently seeking Direct Care Worker to join our Merakey IDD division name in our Virginia Beach, VA location.

Part Time 24 hours

Saturday & Sunday 7am - 3pm and Monday 3pm - 11pm

 

POSITION OVERVIEW

 Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.
  • Assists, teaches and monitors client's daily living activities.
  • Personal hygiene, bathing, shaving, grooming, dressing, laundry, meal preparation, medication administration, and room care.
  • Provides routine household cleaning and maintenance.
  • Prepares and serves meals according to posted menus and nutritional standards.
  • Assists in medical appointments and follow-through as well as assists with medication administration.

MERAKEY IS PROUD TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS

 

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, Louisiana, Virginia, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.

 

APPLY TODAY

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

Requisition Number: 44126

MERAKEY is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!


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