Behavioral Assistant, Special Education

Sterling, VA, River Bend Middle School
Jan 07, 2020
Feb 05, 2020
Full Time
This employee provides assistance to students with behavioral challenges on the autism spectrum, under the direction of a licensed teacher.


An employee in this position is responsible for supporting the implementation of the behavioral plans for students. Behavioral assistants will participate in on-going training in highly specialized strategies and interventions for implementing individualized behavior plans under the direction of LCPS staff. Experienced workers in these positions will be expected to use training to take appropriate actions to deal with recurring behavioral situations with the supervision of the teacher. Performs related work as required.


Graduation from high school, supplemented by course work in child development or a related field.

* Experience working with students with behavioral challenges on the autism spectrum, or any equivalent combination of education and experience
* Demonstration of knowledge, abilities, and skills to effectively manage the behaviors of children with behavioral challenges and the ability to collect, record, and use behavioral data

Additional Details

Classified Salary Scale , Level 9

The Loudoun County School Board is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and to the provision of equity in its educational programs, services and activities for all students and employees.

Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, color, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, or genetic information in employment or in its programs and activities. LCPS provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Assistant Superintendent for Department of Human Resources and Talent Development
Loudoun County Public Schools
21000 Education Court
Ashburn, VA 20148

Tel: 571-252-1100

How To Apply

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• Three (3) current professional references (Name, phone number, email address). At least one reference should be a current supervisor or most recent supervisor.
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