The Registered Behavior Technician works under the supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) or Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCABA) and is responsible for the direct implementation of behavior analytic services.
The Registered Behavior Technician is responsible for the following:
· Provide direct client care in 1:1 or in group settings
· Implement Behavior Intervention Plans (BIP)
· Follow skill acquisition programs
· Collect and record data
· Maintain client confidentiality
· Complete progress notes and other daily paperwork
· Communicate with parents, teachers and BCBAs about client progress and concerns
· Acquire and maintain technical knowledge by attending and completing required trainings
· Comply with BACB Ethics Code
· Assisting with assessments under the direction of a BCBA
Required : High School Diploma & and must have completed 60 hours of college coursework from an accredited university. Enrollment in college coursework for at least 6 hours per semester from an accredited university and/or at least 6 months of experience delivering Applied Behavior Analysis services may be substituted for 60 hours of completed college coursework.
Preferred : Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Psychology, Education, Applied Behavior Analysis, Speech and Hearing Services, or related field. One (1) year experience working in a clinical, home or educational setting with individuals with special needs. Registered Behavior Technician credential from BACB. Fluent in Spanish.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds • Must be able to lift and carry clients with adaptive equipment. • Must be able to assume and maintain a variety of postures (kneeling, squatting, crawling, sitting, standing) for extended periods of time. • Must be able to sit on the floor or stand for extended periods of time. • Must be willing and able to restrain/hold/transport and utilize quick body movements as indicated in the Behavior Intervention Plan in the course of working with children with challenging behavior. • Must have manual dexterity to perform specific computer and electronic device functions for data collection. • Must be physically present at the assigned job location, which may include home, school, and community placements. • Must be able to receive detailed information through oral communication. • Must have visual acuity to read and comprehend written communication through computer, electronic devices, and paper means. •Must have fine motor skills to operate electronic devices. Ability to use word processing program and emails. Must have reliable transportation and be willing and able to travel between different job sites within the Greater Indianapolis Area. • Must have a valid Indiana Driver’s License & insurance in good standing
Works in the clinical (office) setting, in schools, the community and in client homes