Behavioral therapist

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Seeking Behavior Technicians to make a positive impact in the lives of children!We are seeking passionate people looking to mold a child’s future and positively change the outcome of their lives! As a behavior technician implementing Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) for children on the autism spectrum, you will be making an immediate impact in the lives of the children and families you work with. We implement play-based ABA in our centers, in homes, in schools, and within the community. We welcome you to become part of our Positive Pathways family and feel inspired and inspire others to help in their communities.What We Offer:One of the highest hourly rates in the area, DOE ($22-26/hour for BA/BS degrees, and $20/hour+ for h.s. diploma). Entry level position with two-weeks of paid training (competency-based training)Full-time, year-round hours with limited commutes (work where you live!)Paid time off, sick time, premium health insurance (medical, dental, and vision), 401k matching at 4%, on-going paid training every 6 weeks (agency-wide)Paid travel time plus mileage reimbursementTuition reimbursementRegular social events in each regionA supportive, fun, and encouraging environment with tons of room for growthBehavior Technician Requirements and Responsibilities:Minimum: high-school diploma (starting at $20/hour); BA/BS degree preferred ($22-$26/hour)Must have some experience working with young children, particularly those with special needs; higher hourly rates given to those with prior ABA experience!Must be energetic, reliable, caring, and have means of transportation (own a car) with a clean driving record.Conduct 1:1 ABA sessions in our centers, homes, schools, and in the communityCollect daily electronic dataFacilitate social skill "play dates."Manage problem behaviors and follow behavior intervention plans developed by supervisorsCommunicate effectively in both written and oral formats and enjoy being part of a teamWhy Choose Us?Are you looking for a potential career path with room for growth, mentorship, with fantastic training and support? Positive Pathways believes in investing in our staff and encourages growing from within. Out of our current twenty-one supervisors, nineteen were hired as BTs and were promoted from within! Our BTs are supervised and mentored by our team of supportive and skilled Board Certified Behavior Analysts© and clinical supervisors. We also provide supervision and training in accordance with the Behavior Analyst Certification Board’s© standards for the future generation of Board Certified Behavior Analysts©. Feel free to check out our website: positive-pathways.org to learn more about us!  Additional RequirementsPhysical:A fair number of programs utilized by Positive Pathways are high energy, interactive, and physical in nature. The position requires participation in high energy, interactive, and regular physical activity. The employee must be able to quickly and physically react in order to protect a child or another patient from a potentially dangerous situation. As such, the position requires the employee to:Get up quickly from the floor;Bend, squat, kneel;Ability to stand for at least two (2) hours at a time;Run at a moderate pace;Turn, twist, reach;Lift at least 50 lbs.We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be reviewed and considered for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.

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