Nov 12, 2019

Clinical Trainer

  • Merakey
  • 803 Coolidge St, Lafayette, LA 70503, USA
Administration Education Health Care Installation - Maint - Repair Nonprofit - Social Services Nurse Other Professional Services

Job Description

Merakey is looking for a Trainer to join our Lafayette Team and provide clinical training to staff statewide.


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.


  • 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


Under the direction of the State Director for Louisiana Adult Programs, the Trainer will be responsible for coordinating and implementing clinical training to all direct staff in behavioral health programs. Travel required, with travel stipend included in addition to salary.


  • Master's Degree in Human Service field.
  • Licensed Professiona lCounselor (LPC), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Addictions Counselor (LAC) is required.
  • Valid LA Driver's License and appropriate state and federal clearances.

Merakey offers a full benefits package to all full-time associates including: Health, Dental, Retirement plan, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time off and much more.


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Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!

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