May 27, 2020

Direct Support Professional Rutherford County Full Time

  • Merakey
  • 5110 Maryland Way, Suite 320-7501E
Education Health Care Installation - Maint - Repair Nonprofit - Social Services Nurse Other Professional Services

Job Description

Make a living while making a difference!

Merakey is currently seeking Direct Support Professionals (Direct Care Workers) to join our Managed Long-Term Support Services (MLTSS) program in Rutherford County

This position pays $11.00/hour while providing services to our consumers. Flexible scheduling is available from 7am-7pm Sunday-Saturday .. NO experience necessary. We provide paid training to include approximately 2-days in our Brentwood office followed by additional paid training that you will complete from home.




  • Bathing, grooming, and dressing the consumer
  • Dusting, sweeping, cleaning of bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, and living areas
  • Laundry
  • Meal preparation
  • Errands



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




For over 15 years, MLTSS has been providing comprehensive care. We offer comprehensive services from Personal Care to In-home Companionship. Our person-centered approach is demonstrated through the implementation of a custom Clinical Care Plan and Home Safety Assessment.


We provide assistance and support with several activities of daily living including to:

  • Bathing, dressing, and grooming
  • Toileting and incontinence care
  • Safe transfers in and out of bed and/or chairs
  • Meal preparation and nutrition
  • Light housekeeping and laundry
  • Appointments and errands
  • Medication reminders
  • Hygiene maintenance
  • Mobility assistance
  • Social interaction and companionship


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