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 Residential Counselor to join our team at our program in Philadelphia, PA.
These positions require minimal hours but are key the success of providing an exceptional educational experience for our students.
Earn a $14.25/hour
The Residential Counselor provides direction and assistance to consumers residing in a Community Residential Rehabilitation (CRR) program in areas such as but not limited to: 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 management team.
Merakey offers competitive compensation plans, Work/Life balance, flexible schedules, cell phone discount plan, employee referral bonuses, tuition reimbursement and much more!
To be the difference in a child's life, apply today at: www.Merakey.org/careers
Requisition number: 70289
Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and education non-profit provider with a fifty-year history. We offer a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. Our belief that every individual has the right to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment guides all of our decisions. At Merakey, we care about each other and are committed to providing the very best care to those we serve. Merakey strictly follows a zero-tolerance policy for abuse.
Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer! We deeply value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ethnic background, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or disability status. Moreover, we are committed to creating teams that reflect the diversity of the communities we serve and encourage applicants from underrepresented backgrounds to apply.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
• High School Diploma or GED is required.
• One year of mental health experience with adults preferred.
• Must have a valid driver's license with a clean record.
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