Center – Based Behavior Technician – Entry Level – Centria Healthcare

Job title: Center – Based Behavior Technician – Entry Level

Company: Centria Healthcare

Job description: Our StoryLife Skills Autism Academy, a division of Centria Autism, is a high-commitment, center-based ABA Therapy program. Rooted in the evidence that early, high-intensive ABA Therapy leads to the greatest potential reached by children on the autism spectrum, we specialize in providing services to young children.As leading experts in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), the academy’s highly-trained clinicians develop individualized, one-on-one programs that help children break down routine tasks into manageable steps. This type of therapy helps children with autism improve communication ability, daily living skills, and the social behaviors necessary to thrive in school, at home, and in their community.Schedule: Full time, Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm, in centerCompensation & Benefits:

  • Pay Range: $16 – $20, increases based on education and experience
  • Paid time off
  • Benefits plan – medical, dental, vision, etc.
  • Uncapped Structured Pay Plan
  • Tuition Discount Program
  • Practicum Program – earn your supervision hours!

Registered Behavior Technician job responsibilities include:

  • Provide direct client care in 1:1 and group settings utilizing a combination of intensive teaching and natural environment training
  • Follow the prescribed behavioral skill acquisition and behavior reduction protocols as outlined in the client’s individualized treatment plan built by BCBA/BC
  • Collect, record, and summarize data on observable client behavior
  • Assist with parent and caregiver training in line with the client’s individualized treatment and behavior reduction protocols
  • Ensure documentation is completed on time and following established procedures
  • Effectively communicate with parents and caregivers regarding client progress as instructed by BCBA/BC
  • Utilize safe and appropriate procedures when working with clients and appropriately report all critical incidents and safety concerns
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and organized work and therapy environment
  • Assist BCBA/BC in preparation of client materials, behavior reduction assessments, and skills acquisition

Required Qualifications, Skills, and Knowledge:

  • Must hold and maintain current certification as a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) as issued by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB)
  • Must be willing to participate in the company’s background check process
  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED is required
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Willing to obtain CPR and First Aid certification
  • Willing to obtain a tuberculosis (TB) test annually
  • Must be able to physically perform this job, including getting down on the floor and standing up many times, lifting up to 50lbs and the ability to run/move quickly if required to do so for the interaction with and safety and protection of the children with whom you work
  • Strong attention to detail with ability to do repetitive things in a precise manner
  • Ability to follow and carry out detailed instructions
  • Strong understanding of technology to be able to record data on a mobile device and navigate digital applications
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong cultural competency with ability to remain flexible and open minded

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, Veteran status, or disability status. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities, or working conditions associated with the position. Centria reserves the right to amend this job description at any time, with or without written notice.

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Location: Portsmouth, VA

Job date: Sun, 05 May 2024 07:07:29 GMT

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