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Merakey Residential Direct Support Professional -PT 16 hours in Escondido, California

Direct Support Professional

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 a Part-Time Direct Support Professional to join our team in our Enhanced Behavioral Support Home (EBSH) program in Escondido, CA.

Pay rate is $18 - $20 per hour (rate increases to $20 per hour once you receive your RBT - Registered Behavioral Technician certification).

Position Details

Our Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) interact and support our individuals in a variety of potential settings including community, family or individual homes and generic community settings, as well as Adult Training Facilities. We provide a level of care that enhances the health, safety, dignity and contentment of every consumer served by assisting and training individuals in the areas of personal care, communication, and social skill development.

About our Enhanced Behavioral Support Homes

The mission, vision and core values of Merakey align with those of a successful Enhanced Behavioral Support Home (EBSH) for individuals with high risk factors, involved with multiple systems. Merakey's mission is "enriching lives by providing exceptional services through an individualized approach", integrating the mission with our vision of "creating communities where everyone is empowered to take meaningful steps toward reaching their fullest potential", and our core values of compassion, diversity, integrity, quality and trust, build a foundation of holistic care for the people we support.

Merakey's philosophy for the EBSH program seeks to inspire hope of recovery, promote empowerment, self-determination, understanding, and coping skills for individuals allowing them to achieve their fullest potential.


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. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, Ohio, Virginia and Tennessee.

Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!

Apply today at:

Req # 57280

EOE Protected Veterans/Disability