Sep 15, 2020

Program Assistant

  • Merakey
  • 800 Chester Pike, Sharon Hill, PA 19079, USA
Education Health Care Installation - Maint - Repair Nonprofit - Social Services Nurse Other Professional Services

Job Description

***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 a Program Assistant to join our Adult Behavioral Health Division in our Sharon Hill, PA location.


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
  • 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 will provide supportive and therapeutic residential environment in which consumers can pursue their individualized recovery/rehabilitative goals and maintain wellness in their community. The program will provide an environment for normalization and stability, consumer choice and inclusion, family involvement and flexible levels of support and psychiatric care.


  • High school diploma/GED required.
  • Minimum of 1 years clerical experience, preferably in a medical office setting.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Must pass a Pennsylvania criminal history background check and motor vehicle screen.

Rate of pay: $18.98 /hour


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