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Behavior Technician

Behavioral Learning Center, Inc. Sherman Oaks, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $17 to $24 Hourly
  • Part-Time
  • Benefits: 401k

We are currently hiring part-time behavior technicians in the San Fernando Valley. BTs are required to drive to client's homes within the SFV to provide applied behavior analysis services. The hours that we service our clients are typically M-F between 3-8pm and Saturdays 9-2.

Behavior technicians provided one-on-one in-home applied behavior analysis services to individuals with special needs to help teach them new skills. Our ultimate goal is to help clients become as independent as possible, teach them socially significant skills, and improve their quality of life.

Skill Knowledge and Ability Requirements
• Some college experience. Ideal candidates will have a BA/BS, in the field of psychology,
special education, behavior analysis, sociology, or any other related field.
• Previous experience working with a special needs population.
• Experience implementing Applied Behavior Analysis Principles (training provided)
• Must be available to work on Saturdays
• Possess excellent time management skills and knowledge of street routes/maps
• Utilizes professional language (avoid slang) when conversing
• Must possess the ability to communicate electronically.
• Must have reliable transportation and current liability insurance for the vehicle
Minimum Physical and Mental Demands
• Must stand, sit, twist, kneel, bend-over, crouch down, walk, sprint (in the event of client
elopement), & sit/play on floor for extended periods of time
• Must be able to lift, push, and pull up to 40 lbs without assistance from another adult
• Act or react to behaviors in an appropriate manner
• Utilize CPI techniques when a child aggresses and under no circumstance restrain, hold,
pinch, push, hit, or provide any physical or mental discomfort to the child.
• Must be able to serve culturally and linguistically diverse families in low and high SES
areas
• Ability to work with clients that may have sexual dysfunctions or other potentially disturbing
behaviors.
• Must be comfortable working in homes (studio apt, housing project, etc.) of families with
limited resources.
Clinical Responsibilities
• Provide one to one intervention, utilizing the Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis in a
Discrete Trial Training session or Adaptive Skills Training in the home, school or
community.
• Attend monthly team meetings as required.
• Provide feedback to supervisor(s) regarding the consumer's progress, goal development,
need for new programming, and quality of intervention provided by instructors on each
case.
• Accept, follow, and implement directions from Supervisor(s) and Clinical Director(s).
• Communicate parental concerns immediately to the supervisor.
• Use appropriate techniques when managing difficult behaviors
• Effectively follow the set behavior plan

Behavioral Learning Center, Inc.

Why Work Here?

Many growth opportunities, supportive work culture, and autonomy!

Educate, Motivate, and Empower: Behavioral Learning Center, Inc. provides behavior analytic services to children and adults with developmental disabilities and related conditions. Intervention is provided to our clients across school, home, and community environments depending on their needs and that of their caregivers. A functional behavior analysis is conducted by a trained professional in the field of behavior analysis and an individualized treatment plan is then created to address behavioral excesses and skill deficits. Philosophy: Behavioral Learning Center believes that every individual deserves the opportunity to learn and excel. We are committed to the philosophy that learning occurs across a lifetime, making it our passion to provide clients with the tools essential to modify behaviors and development necessary skills for independent living. We strive to provide the highest quality of service in a caring environment. Each program is custom tailored to meet each child's unique needs and individual characteristics. Mission Statement: Grounded within the science of applied behavior analysis, Behavioral Learning Center, Inc. specializes at increasing skills and socially significant behaviors for individuals with developmental disabilities and other behavior related challenges. We provide effective evidence based treatments to support an increase in the quality of life for individuals and families.

Address

13400 Riverside Dr., Ste. 209 Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Sherman Oaks, CA
USA

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