Interventionist

Now accepting applications!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implement behavior analytic procedures, such as discrete trial teaching, schedules of reinforcement, task analysis and other methods of applied behavior analysis, as directed by the Program Manager.
  • Conduct specific interventions that are intended to increase communication, self-help, social and play skills.
  • Increase familiarity and use of behavior analytic terminology
  • Manage inappropriate behaviors that occur, as directed by the Program Manager.
  • Implement behavior reduction procedures as described in clients’ Behavior Plan, and/or Quick Reference Guide.
  • Keep clients engaged and motivated to learn.
  • Accurately and objectively record daily information on client progress.
  • Be receptive to and implement feedback and guidance provided regarding placement and procedures within the interventionist position.
  • Be courteous & professional with colleagues, clients, families, and other professionals.
  • Represent AHFA and its mission statement in a positive light.
  • Be creative and persistent in providing natural learning opportunities.
  • Facilitate interactions with peers when providing community support.
  • Communicate confidentially and professionally with behavior analysts, teachers, parents, and staff.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • RBT certification preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in education, psychology, ABA, or related field
  • Desire to be a part of a collaborative team of professionals with the drive to achieve positive outcomes
  • Minimum of six months combined experience in Autism and/or other developmental disabilities
  • Crisis intervention training preferred
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent professional communication and customer service skills
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated to implement and learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Be able to lift at least 50lbs. and participate in strenuous activity.
  • Excellent time management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A high sense of urgency and multitasking skills
  • Reliable transportation and current automobile insurance

Think you're a good fit? Send an email to careers@ahopeforautism.net. Please include your resume, cover letter, and mention that you are applying for the Interventionist position.