Psychiatric Rehabilitation Worker at Merakey (Carlisle)

Employer Name:



Carlisle, PA – The S.T.A.R. Center - Steps Towards Advocacy and Recovery


Psychiatric Rehabilitation Worker


40 hrs/week, Mon-Fri 8-4 pm

Position Description:


  • Participate in development and presentation of member driven workshops, classes and groups
  • Interaction with members during scheduled activities at STAR and in community
  • Participation in planning and organizing monthly psychiatric rehabilitation calendar
  • One to one guidance and support of members developing recovery goals in living, learning, working and social life domains.
  • Skills teaching one to one and in group settings.
  • Documentation of psychiatric rehab through development of individual member goals and progress notes in an electronic health record
  • Transportation of members to and from the center for activities and meetings related to goals and center schedule
  • When necessary provide coverage for other Psych Rehab Workers and/or Director
  • Regular attendance to both STAR staff meetings, as well as, treatment team meetings for those on caseload
  • Continuing education activities to obtain Psych Rehab Certification
  • Participates in Merakey Quality Improvement/Quality Assurance activities
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in the Human Services field, 1-2 yrs. experience with mental health,
valid PA driver’s license and clean driving record. Understanding of psychiatric
rehabilitation and mental health recovery principles preferred.

Instructions on how to apply:

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Contact Laura Jesic at 717-243-2278 ext 205 with questions