May 11, 2020

Behavior Specialist - (Disabilities, Autism, ABA)

  • TrulyHired
  • North Kingstown, RI, USA
Part-time Education

Job Description

Perspectives Youth & Family Services division has part time positions in our Home-Based Therapeutic Services (HBTS) which provides in-home support to children with Autism, or disabilities, or other special healthcare needs. We have flexible 1st and 2nd shifts available at locations throughout Rhode Island!

Responsibilities:

As a Behavior Specialist, you'll work together with the direction of an experienced clinical team and senior level staff to implement unique treatment plans that provide home-based care and support to children and their families.
Using Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Behavior Specialists provide 1:1 care within a child's home environment, helping them to learn the skills necessary to foster independence in all areas of their development, such as:
• Social, daily living, and self-help skills
• Cognitive skills
• Functional communication skills
• Behavior management
• Community inclusion

Requirements:

Candidates must have at least one year of college level education or currently be enrolled in a minimum of 6 college credits; Have a favorable criminal background check; DCYF clearance, and fingerprint results; Valid driver's license, access to an insured vehicle and a favorable driving record; Must be 19 years of age or older.

Benefits:
In return, Perspectives Corporation offers progressive employee benefits, such as:

Competitive rates of pay and flexible schedules. Perspectives Corporation also offers the following benefits to eligible employees based on the number of regular scheduled hours: Exceptional medical and dental benefits for employee's working 20+ hours, generous time off, 401K Retirement Plan, Flexible spending, Aflac Supplemental Insurance (optional at employee's expense), and evolving career opportunities.

Additional Perks:

Advancement Opportunities:

Perspectives Corporation promotes employee development with advancement opportunities within the agency. This includes tuition reimbursement for full time employees, management "in-training" programs, a comprehensive New Employee Orientation. Perspectives Corporation also offers continued training opportunities such as American Sign Language (ASL) classes, DSP Mentor Program, NADSP (The National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals) and CPR certification.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled

Perspectives Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Visit www.perspectivescorporation.com to complete an on-line employment application.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 15
Job Categories: Career Education > Child Care Education
Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
Classroom Teacher > Alternative Learning Environment
Classroom Teacher > Family & Consumer Science
Instructional Support > Substitute: Paraprofessional
Instructional Support > Substitute: Teachers
Special Education > Alternative Learning Environment
Special Education > Autism
Special Education > Behavior Specialist / EBD
Special Education > Early Essential Education
Welcome to Perspectives Corporation!
Perspectives Corporation is a multi-faceted and dynamic agency that provides support to adults and children with disabilities throughout Rhode Island. Our creativity, flexibility and commitment to those we support and their families have made us one of the largest human service agencies in Rhode Island. Learn more about us...

Job Requirements
  • Candidates must have at least one year of college level education or currently be enrolled in a minimum of 6 college credits; Have a favorable criminal background check; DCYF clearance, and fingerprint results; Valid driver's license, access to an insured vehicle, and a favorable driving record; Must be 19 years of age or older.
  • No experience required
  • Associate degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required
Contact Information
  • Amy Page
  • 1130 Ten Rod Road
  • Building B, Suite 101
  • North Kingstown, Rhode Island 02852

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