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Registered Behavior Technician

Behavioral & Educational Solutions, P.C. Washington, DC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Registered Behavior Technician

Classification
Part-time

Salary Grade/Level/Pay Range
Entry Level Position; $20-30/Hr.

Benefits Offered

Leave Benefits

Reports to
ABA Director

Date
August 15, 2019

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary/Objective
The Registered Behavioral Therapist, as part of the Clinical team, provides ABA services to children living with medical and behavioral health problems. Services are rendered within the primary home setting, school and community. The position is ideal for Bachelor’s level individuals or student working towards a degree in the fields of psychology, social work, counseling or sociology. In addition, these positions provide opportunities to work with children with clinical supervision and oversite of cases.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Provide In-home, school and community mental health services to children living with mental disabilities.

  1. Provide services to children with Autism.

  1. Attends scheduled sessions and implements one-on-one mental health intervention services with clients and families.

  1. Attends team meetings, relates observations, and demonstrates behavior and cognitive interventions.

Competencies

  1. Communication Proficiency.

  1. Ethical Conduct.

  1. Personal Effectiveness/Credibility.

  1. Problem Solving/Analysis.

  1. Thoroughness.

Work Environment

This position works in patient home settings, school and the community. There will be frequent interaction with persons who are mentally ill, disabled, children and emotionally upset.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to use their own vehicle to travel in the Washington, D.C or Maryland area (employees are required to have auto insurance and a Driver’s license) to patient’s home. Ability to lift objects up to 25lbs, good standing and sitting posture. The position requires good manual dexterity.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a part-time position. Evenings and weekends.

Travel

Local travel is expected for this position.

Required Education and Experience

  1. Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, counseling, sociology or related program or equivalent work experience in related field.

  2. RBT Certification

  3. NPI

Preferred Education & Experience

  1. Bilingual (English & Spanish)

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  1. Ability to make quick and accurate clinical observations of mental and behavioral conditions.

  1. High level of comfort in working in patients’ homes.

  1. Ability to work through brief patient contacts, including via telephone and email.

  1. Good knowledge of behavior and cognitive interventions.

  1. Ability to work effectively as a team, interacting with patients, team leads and other mental health in-home technicians, as well as with administrative and support staff.

  1. Ability to exercise balanced judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions, and to handle difficult or confrontational situations in a calm, consistent and equitable manner.

  1. Ability to effectively represent company’s interests in the community and maintain effective working relationships among co-workers and public, private and professional groups.

Work Authorization/Security Clearance

Must undergo a childcare/criminal background check.

AAP/EEO Statement

Behavioral and Educational Solutions, P.C. is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Other Duties

Please note this job description may not include a full comprehensive listing of duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties and responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice.

Behavioral & Educational Solutions, P.C.

Why Work Here?

Clinician owned and operated and lots of growth potential

Since our inception in 2008, Behavioral & Educational Solutions (BESDC) has positioned itself as a leader in mental health and social support services for children and families in the DC Metro area. Our team of psychologists, speech and language pathologists, social-workers, and behavioral analysts provide support, resources, solutions, respite, and education so families can increase engaged quality time together. We are committed to collaborating with families and schools so interventions are solution focused, culturally sensitive, and developmentally appropriate. We are a team of young, culturally diverse, and energetic professionals committed to providing comprehensive services that serve the entire child and nurture his/her development. We are looking for like-minded professionals.

Address

Washington, DC
USA