NHS Human Services, Inc. Residential Assistant--"Apply now and learn about our new rates!" in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

NHS is currently seeking Residential Assistant to join our NHS IDD Division in our Harrisburg location.

" Apply now and learn about our new rates!"


With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. More than 10,000 employees provide care to almost 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, and Michigan. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and many more specialized programs.


  • The stability that comes with working for a national leader in the human services industry

  • 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


  • The Residential Assistant interacts with and supports the individual in a variety of potential settings, including community, family or individual homes and generic community settings, as well as Adult training facilities (ATF).

  • The position provides personal care, instruction, guidance, mentoring, companionship and support, often across a 24 hour period according to the individual's Person Centered Plan/Individual Support Plan (ISP).

  • This position provides a level of care that enhances the health, safety, dignity, and contentment of every consumer served.


  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Must have a valid driver's license

  • High school diploma/GED preferred although not required.

  • Experience with the IDD Population preferred but not required.


Please apply Online: www.nhsonline.org at http://www.nhsonline.org/ !

Requisition Number: 32265

NHS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Must have a valid driver's license

  • Must have a high school diploma/GED

EOE Protected Veterans/Disability