Behavioral Therapist, Full Time, 35 Hours/Week

Recruiter
Easter Seal Society
Location
Waterbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Summary:

* Provides classroom support and instruction for students with disabilities including autism and behavior disorders.

* Follows students' instructional and behavior plans and provides support and services in accordance with the plan.

* Maintains and collects appropriate data in regards to the plans.

* May attend and participate PPT meetings.

* Works closely with the Board Certified Behavior Analyst, classroom teachers and staff to provide direct services to students seeking out supervision and direction as needed.

* Creates and implements behavior and academic lesson plans in collaboration with certified staff.

* Follows all policies, procedures and protocols as it relates to behavior de-escalation techniques, restraint and seclusion.

* Demonstrates flexibility and a collegial and collaborative attitude with co-workers and school staff.

* Creates and maintains all necessary documentation and reports in the required format for the successful implementation of behavioral services.

* Experience with ABA theory and practice preferably in an educational setting

* Experience working with individuals with disabilities including those with autism or behavior disorders

* Displays and upholds Easter Seals core values of collaboration, respect, caring, excellence and accountability. Consistently demonstrates caring for the community we serve, for one another, and for the organization they are part of, and contributes to building trust, pride and camaraderie.

Qualifications:

* Excellent problem solving and communication skills

* Able to make good sound judgement??

* Bachelor's Degree in Behavior Therapy, Special Education, Education or related Human Service Field required

* Experience with ABA theory and practice preferably in an educational setting required.

* Experience working with individuals with disabilities including those with autism or behavior disorders required.Posted by StartWire