We invite you to attend the American Job Center of Davidson County Job Fair and visit the Merakey table at the event! Thursday January 30th from 10am-2pm at the Coleman Community Center! We are hiring for ALL positions: Direct Support Professionals, Clinical Assessors (Licensed LMSW), Behavioral Support Specialists, Registered Behavioral Technicians, BCBA's, and Job Coaches!! We would love to meet you! Please see the details below regarding our Direct Support Position and information regarding the event. See you soon!
When: Thursday January 30th 10am-2pm
Where: Coleman Community Center
384 Thompson Ln.
Nashville, Tn. 37211
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 Davidson County.
This position pays $11.00/hour while providing services to our consumers. Flexible scheduling is available ranging from 10 to 40+ hours a week. 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.
RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE
- Bathing, grooming, and dressing the consumer
- Dusting, sweeping, cleaning of bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, and living areas
- Meal preparation
- NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY
- High School Diploma or GED
- Ability to pass criminal background check and child abuse clearance
- Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
- Motor vehicle insurance
WHY WORK FOR MERAKEY?
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
Rewarding and personally fulfilling nature of work
- Large, financially stable company with diverse programs, positions, and professional development opportunities
- Employee Referral bonus
ABOUT OUR MANAGED LONG-TERM SUPPORT SERVICES
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
For more information on Merakey please visit: www.merakey.org
Make a living while making a Difference... become a Direct Support Professional with Merakey!
_APPLY TODAY to be contacted for an interview. www.merakey.org/careers OR APPLY AT THE EVENT!
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
- dsp/caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)
- High school or equivalent (Required)
- drivers license and valid automobile insurance (Required)