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Residential Counselor Full Time 1st Shift - Monday - Friday, 7am -3pm

Merakey is currently seeking an Residential Counselor to join our Behavioral Health division name in our Aston, PA location.
_ABOUT MERAKEY_
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, Virginia, and Tennessee.
_WHAT MERAKEY HAS TO OFFER_
+ 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
+ Flexible scheduling
+ 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 DETAILS_
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.
+ Provides direction and assistance to consumers residing in CRR programs.
+ Provide direction in nutrition, housekeeping, budgeting, hygiene, self care, home safety, transportation, social interaction, exercise, health management and vocational.
+ Transport residents to necessary appointments when appropriate. Implement appropriate parts of each resident's goal plan as instructed by the treatment team or supervisor.
+ Report the resident's progress or lack of progress to the appropriate clinician.
Merakey is _proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!_
Position Requirements:
+ Must have at least a High School diploma/GED with 1 year of Adult Behavior Health experience required in a group home or residential setting. Children experience will not be considered for this position.
+ If you have a BS/BA degree in the Human Service field or related. The Adult Behavior Health work experience is not required.
+ Must be at least 18 yrs. old.
+ Must have a valid driver's license.
Shift:
+ Monday-Friday, 3pm -11pm
EOE Protected Veterans/Disability

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