Behavior Support Specialist (Adams Co.)

Merakey - York, PA

Merakey is currently seeking a Behavior Support Specialist to join our Education and Autism Division in Adams County.


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, Virginia, Louisiana, Michigan and Tennessee.

This position provides behavior support for adults with a diagnosis of autism under the Adult Autism Waiver in Pennsylvania.
Behavior support includes completing clinical documentation and assessments as well as directly assisting the participants with decreasing behaviors of concern and increasing socially significant behaviors

Master's Degree in psychology, education, social work, or ABA OR
Master's Degree and a PA Behavior Specialist License OR
Master's Degree that includes at least 50% ABA Coursework OR
Master's Degree in a human service related field and at least 33% ABA Coursework

If you meet the above criteria and are looking for a position that will allow you to make a difference in a person's life while taking your career to the next level... Don't Wait - Apply Today!

To fill out an on-line application: and send your resume to our recruiter

Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer