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Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

Merakey San Marcos, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Merakey is currently seeking a BCBA to join our IDD division in our Enhanced Behavior Support Homes (EBSH) program in Escondido, CA.

The primary responsibility of our fee for service BCBA will be to supervise RBT staff.


  • The BCaBA or BCBA primarily provides the required Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) supervision to staff on an ongoing basis as assigned.
  • This position may also, under the supervision of a Qualified Behavior Modification Professional/BCBA be responsible for efficient and appropriate individual behavior support activities, as assigned or identified as appropriate.


  • Work/Life Balance
  • Competitive Compensation Plans
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans
  • Short/Long Term Disability Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • 403B Retirement Plan (with company matching)
  • Marketplace Savings Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • The stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services.

The mission, vision, and core values of Merakey align with those of a successful Enhanced Behavioral Support Home (EBSH) for individuals with high-risk factors, involved with multiple systems. Merakey's mission is "enriching lives by providing exceptional services through an individualized approach", integrating the mission with our vision of "creating communities where everyone is empowered to take meaning steps toward reaching their fullest potential", and our core values of compassion, diversity, integrity, quality, safety, and trust, build a foundation of holistic care for the people we support.

Merakey's philosophy for the EBSH program seeks to inspire hope of recovery, promote empowerment, self-determination, understanding, and coping skills for individuals allowing them to achieve their fullest potential. Merakey services assist individuals to develop, enhance, and/or retain: psychiatric stability, social competencies, personal adjustment and/or independent living competencies so they experience more success, satisfaction, and integration in the environments of their choice and can function as independently as possible.


Our name, Merakey, is inspired by a modern Greek word, meaning to put something of yourself into your work or to do something with soul, creativity, or love. This concept illustrates the compassion and integrity that underscores everything we do. The inclusion of the word "key" in the name also positions the organization as a key to helping individuals and communities open doors to their future. At Merakey, we put our heart and soul into exceptional care and services.

MERAKEY is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Title

BCBA - Full Time 40 hours



Work Schedule

Mon-Fri 8a-4p /flex nights/weekends as needed


  • BCBA: Master's Degree and current BCBA certification
  • BCaBA: Bachelor's Degree and BCaBA certification required
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience with adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities (IDD) in a residential setting required
  • Experience supervising Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT) is required
  • Must have a valid driver's license & reliable transportation
  • Local travel required.


Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. At Merakey, we do not have to refer individuals out of our system for additional services, but rather we can design a system around that person. Merakey continues to be the safety net for people who otherwise could not afford care. In spite of financial challenges and dwindling resources, we continue to pursue excellence in all aspects of care and treatment. The work of Merakey is anchored in the firm belief that it is every individual’s right to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment in their lives. Surrounding professional staff with the best in technology and supports, Merakey is a leader in the industry and remains committed to helping individual at a time.


San Marcos, CA
92079 USA