The Behavior Technician is responsible for implementing treatment programs based on Applied Behavior Analysis (“ABA”) under the direction of a Clinical Supervisor. The Behavior Technician is expected to review the treatment plan and implement ABA strategies. These strategies are designed to increase the likelihood of adaptive and socially significant behaviors as well as decrease the likelihood of maladaptive behaviors that interfere with the client’s ability to learn and function at their highest level of independence. The Behavior Technician reports to their assigned Clinical Supervisor.
Implement ABA treatment programs as written by the Clinical Supervisor; Collect all required data throughout the client’s session; Prepare program materials; Review and implement consultation/supervision note recommendations; Communicate appropriately and effectively with colleagues and families as needed; Attend meetings and training as required; and Follow all policies and procedures, including but not limited to, confidentially and mandated reporting standards as set by the Therapy and Wellness Connection Clinical team.
Job Requirements Completion of high school or equivalent. Some college preferred; Prior ABA or experience with special needs children REQUIRED; Sensitive to working with an ethnically, linguistically, culturally, and economically diverse population of children; Demonstrate creativity and a “think outside the box” attitude to provide support and achieve positive outcomes for all clients and staff; Work with integrity. Understanding and adherence to HIPAA policies; Commitment to the highest level of professionalism, reliability, and communication; Effective oral and written communication skills; Reliable means of transportation; Ability to pass background clearance and reference checks; Ability and willingness to work through challenging behavior; and Ability to bend, kneel, crouch, and spend time on your feet as well as an ability to lift items up to 25 lbs on occasion.
Job Type: Full-time or part-time.
Preferred Education: Bachelor or Associate Degree Strongly Preferred
MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH ABA
License Or Certification RBT PREFERRED
Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org