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Quality Care Supportive Practices Help implement the ISP specifications
Direct Support professional
Merakey We are seeking1st, 2nd,and 3rd Direct Support Professionalsto join our team in ourHarrisburg, PAlocation.
If you are a Caregiver, Direct Care Worker, Home Health aide or always wanted to be one, this is the opportunity for you as we are hiring immediately!
Requirements: Must be 18 years old. Must have a verifiable High School diploma/G.E.D. Relative experience is helpful. A valid driver’s license is required Requisition Number:69210
Merakey The Program Specialist leads the consumer’s team, to ensure that each person is fully supported in his/her every day life. Together with the individuals, this professional develops and guides services needed to help gain inclusion in the local community. The role of the program specialist is to develop, coordinate, assess and implement treatment/program plans. The Program Specialist provides ongoing services, which are instructional, supportive and administrative. Requirements: Master’s degree from an accredited College and one year work experience with individuals with IDD or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and two years experience working with individuals with IDD or Associate’s degree or sixty credit hours from an accredited college or university and four years experience working with individuals with IDD Requisition number:72246
Merakey Are you looking for an opportunity to advance your career while working with an extraordinary team? At Merakey, we put heart and soul into everything we do. We are seeking an IDD Team Supervisor to join our team at our program in Harrisburg, PA.
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 individualsMerakey 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. Requirements: The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Minimum HS Diploma or equivalent one year of related experience (supervisory experience preferred) Valid and currentDriver’s License Must be 18 years of age or older
Requisition number: 72249
Direct Service Providers (DSPs)
Health1st LLC Health1st is seeking DSPs to provide support and services to individuals who may be intellectually or developmentally challenged. Attributes of DSPs include patience, empathy, strong interpersonal skills, and compassion.
Support Coordinator (PT)
Advocare Support Systems Ensures the development, coordination, implementation, monitoring, and modification of individual services plans using a Person Centered Approach; review and update service plans; coordinate and monitor the implementation of the Individual Service Plan (ISP); make referrals and links individual to multiple service provides/agencies; monitor the implementation of the ISP, the health and safety/quality of care for the individual with an intellectual/developmental disabilities through regular contacts with providers, periodic site visits and home visits with the individual.