Behavior Technician - Contract to Hire
at University Instructors Inc.

Date Posted: 1/8/2020

Job Description

We are seeking behavior technicians for our client in Clover Park, WA. This position will be carried out within a school setting and is a contract to hire opportunity.

Responsibilities

  • Have an interest in providing support for students requiring 1:1 behavioral support assistance. Behaviors range from mild/moderate to severe behaviors.

  • Support school staff with:

    (a) behavior therapy strategies,

    (b) communication protocols for non-verbal students,

    (c) aggressive behavior strategies,

    (d) Autism-based interventions

    (e) Right Response/CPI or other evidence based training in de-escalation and safety strategies.

  • Interested in a rewarding career working with students with disabilities OR already have experience working with children with special needs or Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Collect accurate and consistent data related to programs and target behaviors
  • Provide feedback to parents/caregivers and teachers outlined within the program plan
  • Accept and apply ongoing feedback provided by supervisors, administration and clinical director
  • Communicate concerns and emergencies to supervisor immediately
  • Attend and participate in regular IEP and BIP meetings
  • Attend and participate in ongoing training

  • Have a car and valid driver's license with proof of insurance

  • Are eager, energetic, and passionate demeanor
  • Must pass TB test and criminal background check
  • A desire to learn and grow

  • Attend and participate in monthly clinical meetings

  • Attend and participate in ongoing agency wide trainings

  • Communicate electronically via phone and email

Job Requirements

Minimum Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to play and interact with clients on the floor for extended durations of time

  • Sit/stand/walk/run/jump/crouch/kneel/reach above head/crawl/bend and lift at least 50 pounds at any time

  • Maintain safety of the student and surrounding environment throughout the work day

    Requirements:

  • Minimum of an AA/AS Degree

  • Current and valid drivers

     

    Preferred Educational and Field Experience:

  • Possess a BA/BS degree or higher in applied behavior analysis, psychology, child development, education, special education, social work, or a related field.

  • Experience implementing Applied Behavior Analysis principles (Additional training provided)

  • Experience working with special needs population

    Additional Requirements

  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check

  • Provide proof of immunization records and complete a TB test

  • Must have a reliable car and maintain proof of auto insurance

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contract to Hire
  • Location: Tacoma, WA
  • Job Type: Education
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 1/8/2020

About Us

Are you passionate regarding the contribution you can make in educating young people? Are you stimulated by the opportunity to work with programs that make a difference in the educational setting? Here is a great opportunity to join an organization that is as passionate as you are about helping young people achieve their educational goals. We champion their progress. We are Educational Partnerships, and we are seeking new Instructors and Educators to join our team!

Our mission is to provide service solutions to reinforce the effective delivery and implementation of K-12 educational support that leads to measurable positive student outcomes. For fifteen years, we have been providing schools with research-based, effective instructional programs. We also provide the personnel resources necessary for staff development, intervention initiatives, program implementation, supplemental instruction, extended day and University After school Academy programs. We serve the Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama areas.

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