Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Tech / Registered Behavior Tech (RBT)

Employer
Advancing Abilities
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Analyst
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Technicians / Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT) Advancing Abilities is looking for enthusiastic professionals to provide in-home and community based services to children and young adults with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) diagnosis. Preferred candidates will have 1+ year Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) experience, flexible schedules, and will provide their own transportation to work environments in and around the Baltimore and Washington, DC metro areas. Trained Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT) are preferred, however, RBT training will be made available. You will work under the guidance of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and will receive BCBA supervision hours. JOB DESCRIPTION: Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Technicians are responsible for administering comprehensive applied behavior analysis therapy to Advancing Abilities clients with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES: - Provide high quality and intensive Applied Behavior Analysis - Provide direct care to clients in 1:1 and group settings both in-home and in the community - Record and collect observable client data - Develop and maintain communication with parents and caregivers regarding progress of client - Provide updates on progress of client goals - Effectively assist with parent and caregiver training - Work under guidance of Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) - Maintain strict client confidentiality per HIPAA regulations and standards QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified applicants will possess, or will be actively pursuing, a BA or MA degree in education, psychology, or other social service fields. Candidates will be expected to submit to a background check and will provide their own transportation to and from client homes. Candidates with at least one-year experience implementing ABA therapy, and those who are credentialed Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT), will be given preference. Salary commensurate with experience. BENEFITS: Advancing Abilities encourages and provides opportunities for professional growth among those who love working with children and young adults with special needs and disabilities. ABA Technicians who work with Advancing Abilities clients will be provided with RBT credential training and will receive BCBA supervision hours. We also provide the opportunity for a flexible work schedule. MAKE A DIFFERENCE! APPLY TODAY! FIND MORE DETAILS AT: Company Description: At Advancing Abilities, our staff is dedicated to helping children and their families succeed. We are a Maryland based company which provides in-home and community based services to children and young adults with an autism spectrum disorder diagnosis. Our team specializes in providing evidence based interventions accompanied by a comprehensive behavioral approach of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). Our experienced team members implement ABA, discreet trial, consultation, supervision and family training. Our programs are designed to help each child reach their maximum potential. Our methods emphasize development of social skills, positive social interactions and personal growth.