Behavior Technician JobAnn Arbor, MI 130436

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Why You'll Love This Job

At Creating Brighter Futures, we provide center-based Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy services for children who have been diagnosed with autism or other developmental disorders, ages
2-18 years old. Our goal is to provide the skills, teaching environments, and learning opportunities necessary to improve the quality of life for each of our clients in a center-based setting. Each child
will receive the best individualized, evidence-based treatments available. All treatment will be administered by well-trained behavioral technicians and supervised by an experienced Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA).


Specific duties include:
  • Behavior Technicians will provide one-on-one and group ABA therapy as defined within the treatment plan.
  • Implementing behavior plans
  • Behavior Technicians will primarily work in conjunction with the Board Certified
  • Behavior Analyst (BCBA) to decrease problem behaviors and increase skill acquisition with children with ASD and other developmental disabilities.
  • Behavior Technicians will be required to monitor the child’s skill acquisition progress and evaluate the implementation of behavior intervention plans
  • Behavior Technicians will be required to maintain and protect the well-being of all clients as well as maintain client confidentiality.
  • Actively participates in improving the quality of the program and center
  •  Makes and maintains materials for instructional and treatment programs
  • Accurately records data (both digital and paper) for behavior reduction and skill acquisition programing
  • Assists in problem solving for programing
  • Attends all supervision and team meetings
  • Effectively implements crisis and physical intervention procedures
  • Implements daily hygiene and toileting programs for clients if appropriate
  •  Communicates appropriately with parents in person and in writing
  • Professional Development and Training:
  • Attends all staff trainings
  •  Actively participate in initial and follow-up training in applied behavior analysis
  • methodology and crisis management
  •  Maintain CPR and First Aid certification

Skills & Qualifications

  • Candidates must be enthusiastic and enjoy working with children who have developmental
  • disabilities. On the job training is provided. Opportunities for professional growth are available.
  • Previous experience working with children in a professional setting
  • Candidates are required to successfully complete Registered Behavior Technician online module training
  • Encouraged to complete all requirements to pursue a Registered Behavior Technician certification
  •  Clear Criminal Background Check
  • Provide a minimum of two (2) professional references
  • Knowledge of typical child development (developmental milestones and social/emotional development)

Physical Requirements:
  • Able to sit and stand frequently and shift positions quickly
  • Able to do the following for extended periods of time:
  • Sit/kneel on floor
  • Sit in a chair
  • Stand
  • Walk
  • Pass Safety Care QBS Crisis Management Training and safely apply all crisis management procedures with adolescents when necessary.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Currently pursuing a BA or MA degree, or already possess a BA degree, in Psychology, Special Education, or other related field with an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Skilled in social skill development
  • Knowledge and experiences with assistive technology
  • Pursing BCBA or BCaBA
  • Knowledge of behavioral principles and instructional strategies based on behavior analysis
  • Experience implementing ABA therapy

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