Social Worker(LCSW)/Behavior Analyst

Expiring today

Employer
COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES INC.
Location
Gaithersburg, MD
Posted
Nov 24, 2021
Closes
Nov 26, 2021
Ref
222335606
Industry
Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time
DescriptionNonprofit in upper Montgomery Seeks Licensed Social Workers, (LCSW) professionals -IMMEDIATE OPENINGS! (Remote work available).Community Support Services, Inc., is committed to the provision of quality community-based services to individuals with developmental disabilities. Individuals will be supported in accordance with their needs in school, work, home and the community. Services to be provided may include but are not limited to special education, customized employment, supported living/residential, behavioral supports, transportation and recreation. Services are designed by the individual, the individual's family and others who know the individual well. Services are rendered in the environments in which the individual desires to live, work, recreate or pursue educational goals. Services are fashioned to support each individual to pursue his/her own self-directed life goals.POSITION SUMMARYCSS has full and part time opportunities for professionals in the field of developmental disabilities to provide behavior consultation services designed to enhance independence and person centered goals of children and adults with autism and other developmental disabilities.Job Highlights:Generous compensation & benefits with growth opportunitiesSupervision and mentoring by experienced and supportive Licensed Clinical Psychologist or BCBAFlexible SchedulePositive work environment with an emphasis on a multimoda team approachAccess to a wealth of resources, training, and support systems to help you grow in your careerRESPONSIBILITIES:Create, update and edit individualized behavioral plansConduct Functional Behavior Assessments and Environmental Assessments in a community settingParticipate in and/or coordinate multidisciplinary team meetings to evaluate individual progress and needsObserve direct support professionals implement individualized behavioral intervention plans which are designed to increase each individual's adaptive behavioral skills, independent living skills and productive work skills.Utilize ABA practices to help individuals gain skills and manage maladaptive behaviorProvide initial and ongoing staff training on individualized behavior support plans.Provide feedback on the implementation of instructional programs and daily activity schedules to direct support professionals and supervisors.Observe an individual's response to behavioral support plans and consult with psychologists and other team members.Review behavioral progress of individuals and provide documentation of services.QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:Master's degree in psychology, OR BCBA certification issued by the BACB, OR Licensed Clinical Social WorkerAppropriate state license as required in state of employment.Valid driver's licensePrior experience working with Autism and Developmental Disabilities preferredEffective documentation and time management skillsSALARY & BENEFITS:Competitive compensationCareer advancement and growth opportunitiesPaid time off, sick days, and personal daysHealth benefits including medical, dental, and visionStrong and ethical team and supportsOngoing mentoring and supervisionTuition reimbursementRetirement Plan (403 B)Short/Long Term DisabilityNon-profit that qualifies for Public Student Loan ForgivenessCSS is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit charitable organization which provides services and support to children and adults with autism and other developmental disabilities residing within Montgomery County, Maryland. CSS was founded in 1994 and began its mission by working collaboratively with individuals, families, and other lead agencies to design and implement new models of service. CSS currently supports over 300 individuals in educational, residential, vocational, and in-home services.Community Support Services is an equal opportunity employer.IND456

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