Merakey Psych Tech / Direct Care (34949) in Nazareth, Pennsylvania

Merakey is currently seeking an PRN Psych Tech / Direct Care Staff ($12.09/hr) to join our Behavioral Health Division in our Nazareth , PA location .


  • 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


  • 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 summary or overview. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.

  • This position provides daily counseling and support to individuals receiving services.

  • Assists, teaches, and monitors daily living activities, including but not limited to personal hygiene, bathing, shaving, grooming, medications, laundry and room care.


Requisition Number: 34949

MERAKEY is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!

  • High School Diploma or GED along with 2 years working with individuals with Developmental Disabilities.

  • Minimum age 18 years old.

  • Must have a Valid Driver's License.

EOE Protected Veterans/Disability