Behavioral Therapist

Beach Park, IL
Part-time
Salary: $15.00 to $19.00 /hour


The Autism Therapy Group specializes in providing in-home and center-based Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

JOB DUTIES: ATG is looking for an eager, outgoing, passionate individual to fill an opening for a Part-Time Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)! ATG and its employees specialize in making a positive impact in the Autism community by providing home-based Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Sessions take place between one RBT and one client and are typically scheduled for 2-4 hours in duration. One RBT can have a caseload of 2-5 clients ranging in age from 2-25 and can expect to be scheduled during the peak hours 12 pm – 8:00 pm Monday-Friday and/or weekends. This can vary depending on the needs of our clients. A fully trained RBT therapist can receive, on average, 10-20 hours/week.

Specific responsibilities include:

• Introduce and run therapy programs developed by a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) during a 1:1 session with a client

• Take data during the session while targeting different skills related to social skills, play skills, basic life skills (brushing teeth, potty training), etc.

• Demonstrate an understanding of the fundamentals of ABA through sessions being observed by your BCBA Supervisor

• Clients do sometimes exhibit more aggressive behaviors, so it’s important that you’re comfortable working with all types of clientele

• Desire to achieve positive outcomes for clients

• Represent the ATG and our mission positively in all interactions

BENEFITS:

• Free Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) Training & Paid Certification Exam fee!

• Paid Training!

• Mileage Reimbursement between clients!

• Free Supervision hours for employees pursuing their BCBA certification!

• Opportunities for advancement!

REQUIREMENTS:

• Pursuing or holding a bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Education, ABA or a related field is preferred

• Reliable vehicle, valid driver’s license and proof of auto insurance

• Obtain RBT Certification within the first 90-days of employment

• Ability to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Excellent time management skills

PURPOSED CLIENT SCHEDULE:

TBD

A- ccredited company!

T- otal work life balance!

G- rowth opportunities!

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