Early Childhood ABA Therapist

7 days left

Location
Rockville, Maryland
Salary
$25,000 - $27,000
Posted
Aug 28, 2018
Closes
Oct 02, 2018
Industry
Education
Career Level
Entry Level
Hours
Full Time

Summary: Provide individual and small group instruction using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis to students with autism under the supervision of a Behavior Analyst.

Responsibilities

  • Provide direct instruction using the principles of applied behavior analysis
  • Ensure supervision and safety of assigned students in classroom, school, and community settings
  • Consistently implement student behavior intervention plans
  • Accurately record, monitor, and analyze student data
  • Maintain designated student program books and online data collection portal
  • Actively problem solve when student progress is not going in the desired direction and make necessary changes to ensure student success
  • Create instructional materials
  • Assist teacher with the development of Individual Educational Plans/Individualized Family Services Plans as assigned

Essential Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Education or Psychology preferred
  • Ability to perform several tasks simultaneously
  • Cooperative participation within a team
  • Willingness to participate in and a desire for on-going training and professional development
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with colleagues and parents
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise independent judgment
  • Computer skills related to common office tasks such as email, conducting internet searches, and using MSOffice (e.g., MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint)

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