Behavior Specialist 1:1

What You’ll Do:

You will provide 1:1 support for individual to assist at learning and increasing skills in all areas of independence, including: self-care, toileting and independent living skills.

  • Appropriately manage behavior and guide toward more acceptable social interactions utilizing the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).
  • Implement positive behavior support plans and model appropriate behavioral interventions. Be able to identify Antecedents and Precursors of challenging behaviors and respond most effectively to handle current situation.
  • Develop specific 1:1 communication system by observing and learning how they behave and communicate.
  • Collaborate with clinical team members including; Supervisor, Parents and other professionals to ensure continuity and quality of care for the individual.

How You’ll Benefit

You’ll earn a competitive salary based on experience and join a growing team making a difference in our community. We offer comprehensive benefits as well as paid training and professional development.

Our benefits include:

  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Health Benefits + an optional Flexible Health Spending Account (FSA)
  • Life Insurance, Disability Insurance and more
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program and Legal services, when needed
  • Lots of Merchant Discounts to improve your purchasing power!

What We’re Looking For:

  • Minimum of 21 years of age with High School Diploma. One year of college preferred.
  • Behavioral background experience within Recreational Therapy, ABA Therapy, RBT Training, Special Education and/or Psychology disciplines.
  • Must have 2 years of hands-on experience working one-on-one (1:1) supporting children with special needs and aggressive behaviors
  • Must have a valid, unrestricted, state-appropriate driver’s license and maintain current vehicle insurance. Willing to transport program participants in agency vehicles- e.g. van or mini-bus.

If you’re looking for a rewarding career opportunity where you can make a huge difference in the daily lives of the people you’ll support, then please apply now on our website:  www.eastersealsucp.com

About Easterseals UCP NC & VA

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to helping children, adults and families living with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and mental health challenges live their best possible lives. Each year, we support over 22,000 children, adults, and families with more than 9 million hours of meaningful direct services and life-changing programs in 140 different locations.

 

 

 

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