Registered Behavior Technician

Acorn Health of Maryland LLC
Columbia, MD
Jan 16, 2022
Jan 24, 2022
Full Time
Description:Why You'll Love This JobAre you passionate about working with children on the autism spectrum? Do you thrive in an environment that encourages professional growth? Are you willing to be goofy and have fun while implementing evidence-based treatment? Do you feel accomplished when given the chance to make a difference in a child's life?Acorn Health is looking for Registered Behavior Technicians (RBTs) to join our team! Come join a company focused on helping children with Autism live their most meaningful and functionally independent lives.At Acorn Health we are driving autism therapy forward.As an RBT you will work directly with clients delivering high quality, intensive, ABA interventions under supervision of the Behavior Analysts (BCBA) who develop each client's treatment plan. While each of our centers is unique, we share important core values. We focus on high quality, ethical, individualized treatment. We believe in authenticity and create a place where everyone can show up as their true selves. Teamwork is of the essence and we all commit to working closely together to support each other and the clients we serve. We encourage professional growth and offer career development opportunities to all of our staff.Job ResponsibilitiesDeliver 1:1 direct ABA treatment to clients to increase skills, decrease problem behaviors and strengthen the behavioral supports in placeWork closely with the supervising BCBA and other team members to ensure high quality service deliverySupport parent and caregiver training as directed by the BCBACollect data and document client records to monitor progress and to enable the best possible treatment decisionsCommunicate regularly with parents, supervisor(s), and others as necessary to inform and improve treatment plansProvide services to clients in home, school or other location(s) as agreed and necessary [during COVID-19 we continue to provide services in-person and have safety procedures in place]Schedule may include driving between clientsBenefitsCompetitive hourly rates **Starting at $20 per hour**Paid time offPaid holidaysMedical, dental and vision insuranceRetirement PlanOther supplemental insurance options, such as life insurancePaid initial & continued RBT TrainingContinued professional development opportunitiesSupportive supervisors & mentorsBACB fieldwork supervision at no cost to those pursuing coursework in ABATuition discounts from our University partnersOpportunities for career advancementAll benefits available to full-time staff. Some benefits also available to part-time staffApply to join our team today!Your positive impact on our clients and their families will be significant, and you will expand your knowledge and expertise ready to take on additional challenges and grow your career.. Requirements:Registered Behavior Technician QualificationsCertification as Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) highly preferredAt least 1-2 years experience working with children highly preferredAt least 1 year experience with ABA preferredBachelor's Degree in psychology or related field preferredMust have a valid driver's license and reliable transportationShould enjoy working on an interdisciplinary team and collaborating with othersDetail oriented with strong organizational skillsStrong verbal and written communication skillsPassion for helping othersMust be able to pass a background check

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