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Behavior Technician Temporary to Full-time

Texana Center Rosenberg, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $10 to $13 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Behavior Technician Temporary to Full-time

Role Responsibilities

The Behavior Technician (BT) works as part of a treatment team at the Children’s Center for Autism, with the daily coaching of the BCBA, implementing individualized ABA programs and treatment plans. The BT provides direct one on one and small group training using ABA procedures for children with a diagnosis of autism and/or intellectual disabilities who display aggressive, disruptive, non-compliant, and/or self-abusive behavior. Training consists of skill acquisition for self-help skills, academic skills, social skills, communication skills, vocational skills, and basic attending skills. The BT assists with preference assessments and functional analyses, conducts direct observations, collects data, summarizes data, documents training progress, and implements SAMA and physical prompts. Some work will be observed by parents, teachers, and other staff. Training is presented during intense one on one, requiring high levels of energy and enthusiasm maintained throughout the 7-7.5 hour program day. BTs will help maintain a clean and safe environment as well as supervise daycare before or after treatment hours. Monthly continuing education is assigned and provided through Texana. There is a video monitoring system throughout the day treatment program which allows for frequent observation and occasional video recording with and without the BT’s prior knowledge. The BTs receive clinical supervision from the treatment team Behavior Analyst, employment supervision from the Children’s Center senior manager, manager, and daily coaching by the BAI, TS and/or aTS. BTs begin in a temporary position with no benefits and have the opportunity to apply for a full time position after 2 months. Promotions are given based on performance and attendance. When an employee is promoted to full-time, the hourly rate increases to $11.25 and the employee is eligible for full benefits.The employee is then eligible for an increase to $11.88 after 6 months. Employees receive free training to achieve the nationally recognized Registered Behavior Technician credential, once this is achieved the employee receives an increase to $13.28 per hour (which could be achieved earlier than 6 months).

Salary

  • $21,840.00 per year/$10.50 per hour
  • After 2 months, salary will increase to a full time position with benefits and $23,400 / $11.25 per hour, based on performance and attendance
  • Once Registered Behavior Technician credential achieved, salary will increase to $27,622.40 / $13.28 per hour

Required Experience

  • None

Preferred Experience

  • Experience as a Behavior Technician in an ABA program
  • Experience with individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities including Autism

Skills, Education and/or Certifications Required

  • ·High school diploma or GED

Skills, Education and/or Certifications Preferred

  • ·Bachelor’s Degree in ABA, Psychology, Education, or a related field

Job Related Physical Requirements

  • ·Must be able to perform SAMA and CPR. Training is provided to employees once hired
  • Must be able to perform moderate to heavy lifting (15#- 45#), pushing, stooping, light carrying (15#), repeated bending, reaching above shoulder, simple grasping, hearing, walking, sitting and twisting
  • Must have ability to see, write, operate office equipment, operate a motor vehicle and have depth perception.
  • ·Qualified individual must be able to perform these functions with or without reasonable accommodations

Please also apply online at: https://www.texanacenter.com/jobs/

Texana Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Texana Center

Why Work Here?

There are many benefits of working at Texana. We believe that healthy, happy employees are more productive and help us build on our success.

Texana Center is a 501(c)3 public, not for profit, organization that provides behavioral healthcare and developmental disabilities services. Texana Center has its headquarters in Rosenberg in Fort Bend County, which is one of the fastest growing counties in the nation. Texana is a large well established company serving over 16,000 annually in its array of service programs. We have been in operation over 20 years! The center provides services to those with Medicaid and private insurance, and is the largest provider of Home and Community-based Services in Texas.

Address

4910 Airport Avenue, Bldg. G Rosenberg, Tx
Rosenberg, TX
USA

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