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Behavior Analyst

Steps Therapy San Francisco ,CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Steps Therapy specializes in providing comprehensive programs to enhance your child’s independence. By combining highly-trained behavior technicians, transparent data collection, and developmentally appropriate programming, we will create a program our clients can trust— with results that are evident. We provide client services primarily in San Francisco, Daly City, South San Francisco, San Bruno, Millbrae, San Mateo, Foster City, and Redwood City. 

We're always seeking qualified Behavior Analysts who are dedicated to helping others and making a difference in a child's life. This position is non-exempt (hourly), with the pay range falling between $55,000 - $80,000 annually, dependent on experience, education level, and individual caseload size and selection.

As a Behavior Analyst, you will be responsible for designing and implementing behavior intervention programs to young children with special needs and providing their families with training to reinforce learned skills. In addition, you are responsible for providing support to individuals in the Program Director role and Behavior Therapist roles.

What We Offer

  • Individual control over caseload size and selection
  • Full-Time Staff Have Access to Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Quarterly Health Care Expenditures (compliant with SF HCSO) if qualified
  • Paid Vacation Time
  • Paid Sick Time
  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan
  • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement
  • Travel Time Compensation
  • Mileage/Travel Fare Reimbursement
  • Cancellation Compensation
  • Team Building and Social Events
  • Mentorship and Professional Development Opportunities

Primary Job Duties

  • Oversight and management of 1:1 home or school-based intensive behavioral therapy
  • Design individualized lessons and behavior plans that target developmental needs of the client, and directly serve to reduce/replace any challenging behavior exhibited by the client
  • Ensure that the program utilizes evidence-based teaching strategies including but not limited discrete trial teaching, natural environment training, incidental teaching, pivotal response training, and verbal behavior
  • Facilitate social skills training
  • Monitor the child's progress and graphs to ensure progress is occurring, and intervene when data path is stagnant or variable
  • Update binder and data sheets as needed to ensure all staff are carrying out program as designed
  • Communicate with team and family regarding child's progress/behaviors and any intervention modifications
  • Attend team meetings (once per month per child), as well as internal and external professional workshops
  • Work collaboratively with teammates, parents, and other professionals
  • Complete required progress reports as outlined by reporting dates document
  • Maintain agreed upon schedule for child, arrive to scheduled sessions in a timely manner, and notify families of any schedule changes when necessary
  • Maintain client confidentiality
  • Communicate and collaborate with other Behavior Analysts on an as-needed basis to ensure continuity across programs, staff development, and program quality


  • Master's degree required (Education, Psychology, or related field)
  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) required
  • Minimum of 2 years experience working in the field of ABA, designing programs and overseeing individuals
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication
  • Ability to keep organized with meticulous attention to detail
  • Collaborative, team player mentality


We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Steps Therapy


San Francisco, CA