Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday – Friday
Employment Type: Full-Time
Location: Marcus Autism Center
Requisition #: 71544
Provides behavioral services to clients and families either directly or through the supervision of staff in accordance with the needs of the ages of the population served. Provides parent, teacher, and staff training and consultation. Monitors effectiveness and implementation of behavioral protocols in clinic, home, school, and other community settings.
• Master’s degree in psychology, education, or related field
• Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)
• Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment
• ·At least one year of previous BCBA work experience
• Two years of experience in working with individuals with developmental disabilities or behavior disorders
• Experience in behavioral assessment and treatment
• Experience in supervising others and/or providing training and consultation
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*
• Must be able to organize and manage time and manage multiple tasks
• Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Knowledge of normal/abnormal growth and development throughout the age continuum
• Must be able to successfully pass the Basic Windows Skill Assessment at 80% or higher rating within 30 days of employment
1. Designs, implements, and monitors comprehensive behavioral assessment and behavioral treatment programs (for both behavior reduction and skill acquisition) for children, families, and community caregivers.
2. Coordinates case management activities and trains parents or other caregivers to implement treatment programs.
3. Designs and implements comprehensive behavioral assessment and behavioral treatment programs (for both behavior reduction and skill acquisition) in school, home, and other community settings.
4. Provides consultative services to parents, teachers, and other clinical/educational personnel, trains staff as needed, and coordinates home and school communication.
5. Develops and disseminates information related to departmental activities, services, and research.
6. Presents workshops and other training materials for internal and external stakeholders.
7. Conducts day-to-day supervision and training of clinical staff and trainees.
8. Prepares for and utilizes departmental supervision with supervisor and attends supervision sessions prepared with case files and up-to-date treatment plans and protocols.
9. Conducts self responsibly and ethically, comes to work in a timely manner, and maintains appropriate therapist-patient relationships.
10. Completes all paperwork and documentation in a timely manner.
11. Maintains appropriate contact and communication (e.g., phone, email, progress notes) with caregivers, outside agencies, and schools regarding treatment, development of treatment plans, and goals/objectives.
12. Completes tasks related to the conduct of clinical services.
13. Keeps up to date with research related to cases, and uses findings in an appropriate manner to augment treatment planning.
Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance
Bending/Stooping – Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Climbing – Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Hearing/Speaking – Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.
Lifting – Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Pushing/Pulling – Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Sitting – Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Standing – Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Walking – Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Some potential for exposure to blood and body fluids
Address: 1920 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta, GA 30329
Function: Allied Health – Behavior Health