Behavioral Autism Therapies "Making a Difference in the Community, One Family at a Time"
Openings in various areas
Behavioral Autism Therapies, LLC (B.A.T.) provides support to families of individuals with Autism and special needs, through the implementation of effective Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) techniques and strategies. We provide customized behavioral programs for their individual challenges, enabling them to enhance their quality of life.
Our agency focuses on teamwork, and require 100% parent participation in our program. Our vision is to be one of the most respected companies in this industry, not only for the services we provide for these families, but most importantly, for the difference that we make in their lives.
Job Description: Full-time or part-time positions are available for energetic, creative, and detail-oriented applicants who will provide in-home behavior intervention services to children with Autism and their families using the principles and practices of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). This is a unique opportunity to be part of an innovative and collaborative team of individuals who are passionate about making a difference in the community, one family at a time.
The Therapists will be responsible for providing in-home services to children with developmental disabilities, under the management of the Clinical Supervisor and Program Director.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
-Provide behavior management, Discrete Trial Training, floor time, social skills, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) strategies and parent education to families with development disabilities. Each session will last 2-3 hours, depending on each family's needs. Therapists will follow through with the appropriate services determined by the Clinical Supervisor.
-Collect data and complete program checklist and calculating the correct statistics based on data collected throughout each session.
-Indicate a need to check for mastery and introduction of new programs into the program list to the Clinical Supervisor on each individual case.
-Write monthly summaries to include the graph of data collected within that month (and previous months, if applicable) .
-Attend family clinic meetings, as directed by the Clinical Supervisor on each individual case
-Conduct weekly debriefs with Clinical Supervisor
-Attend quarterly staff meetings and professional development meetings
-Report any incidents and communication from parents to the Clinical Supervisor
-Contact the Clinical Supervisor and family at least 24 hours prior to missing a session. The missed session must be rescheduled for another time during the same month
-Attend to other duties assigned and/or approved by the Clinical Supervisor and Program Director
-Follow ethical standards regarding behavioral modification
-Be familiar with each consumer's positive support plan and Behavior Intervention Agreement
-Be familiar with the facility's program design
-Promote and advocate for consumer's rights
-Maintain telephone contact and a reliable method to record scheduled appointments and return phone calls within 24 hours
-Maintain reliable transportation and current liability insurance for the vehicle
-Stand, sit twist, kneel, bend-over, crouch down, walk, & sit/play on the floor for extended periods of time as well as lift, push, and pull up to 40 lbs without assistance from another adult Job Qualifications:
-Minimum of Bachelor's degree in applied behavior analysis, education, psychology, sociology, child development or a related field.
-Valid California driver's license and car insurance is required for driving to the homes of the families you will serve . -Livescan Fingerprinting (FBI/DOJ) Clearance
-Negative TB Test Results -Bilingual a plusCompensation/Benefits:
-Competitive hourly rate depending on education and experience in the field
-Includes direct service hourly rate and administrative rate for drive time
-Candidates are paid for 12-hour training program
-Supervision by Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) will qualify towards the clinical hours required by the BACB.This valuable training will sharpen your skills and prepare you for potential growth opportunities.
-On-site classes are being provided in collaboration with National University for a Master's Degree in Education, with an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)