Dec 07, 2022

ABA Behavior Technician- Marlborough High School

  • TrulyHired
  • Marlborough, MA, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

Title of Position:

Behavior Technician

Location:

Marlborough High School

Work Year:

2022-2023

Effective Date of Employment:

ASAP

Salary:

$22.00 per hour;

$23.25 per hour if candidate has at least two (2) years of prior work experience as an ABA or Behavior Technician.



Responisbilities:
  • Provide a highly structured approach that relies on behavioral principles
    • Run programs that specify pre-determined skills including: academic, communication, motor, social, adaptive daily living skills (including: toileting (may require lifting), grooming, dressing and eating using a systematic prompting sequence
    • Collect data and record progress of skill acquisition
    • Graph all programs daily to track progress
    • Assist students in generalizing learned skills within the general education settings
    • Implement play plans and facilitate social interactions at unstructured times (recess, lunch, specials, etc.)
    • Collect student work as directed by special education teacher
  • Gather/create/organize materials for educational programs, behavior charts, reinforcement systems, etc. as requested by special educator
  • Work with students who may exhibit behaviors such as: aggression, property destruction, self-injury, non-compliance, disruption, inattention to task, social deficits, non-verbal communication skills and safety concerns
  • Implement specific behavior protocol (including data collection and graphing as needed)
  • Maintain current crisis prevention certification (e.g.,Safety-Care) and implement physical restraints and escorts as needed
  • Consult with special educator, general educator and behavior specialist
  • Complete daily home communication log
  • Attend required meetings and trainings after school
  • Complete Registered Behavior Technician training or equivalent
  • Responsible for other general duties as indicated by the Principal, directives of the Superintendent of Schools or his/her designee, and policies of the Marlborough School Committee

Qualifications:
  • 1-2 years of supervised experience using ABA methodologies, preferably in a public school setting, with students with Autism Spectrum Disorder or related disabilities
  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Associate's degree or 2 years of college (48 credits) or Passing the ParaPro exam preferred. A Bachelor's degree is a plus. Degree in the field of education or psychology is also a plus. Relevant experience and education will be considered.
  • Bilingual (Spanish or Portuguese) is a plus.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of the Marlborough Public Schools not to discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, national origin, color, homelessness, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability in its education programs, services, activities, or employment practices.

  • Position Type:Full-time
  • Positions Available:1
Job Categories :Classroom Teacher > Alternative Learning Environment
Special Education > Alternative Learning Environment
Special Education > Behavior Specialist / EBD
Special Education > Emotionally Disabled
Special Education > General Special Education
Special Education > Learning Disabled
Special Education > Mentally Disabled
Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
Special Education > Multiple Disabilities
Special Education > Severe/Profound Disabilities
Instructional Support > Individual Aide
Special Education > Special Education Assistant
Support Staff > Maintenance
Equal Opportunity Employer

Marlborough Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

Job Requirements

  • No experience required

Contact Information

  • Patricia Brown , Director of Human Resources
  • 25 Union Street
  • Marlborough,Massachusetts 01752
  • Phone: 508-460-3509
  • Email: click here

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