Work. With Purpose
Chancelight Autism Services, a growing, dynamic organization
with a social mission to offer hope, is seeking an individual to
join our family.
Behavior Technicians are responsible for assisting behavior
analysts to implement behavior reduction
and skill acquisition treatment plans. The candidate will assist
patients with day-to-day activities,
monitor their behavior, record and collect data on patients'
progress, and communicate with clients.
Other duties may include clerical and administrative duties.
To be successful in this role, you will display a compassionate
nature, empathy and discretion in your
work. You should have excellent communication and time
management skills and be able to develop
and maintain relationships with clients, supervisors and
colleagues. Prior experience in a behavioral
health setting is preferred.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not
limited to the following:
- Provide a minimum of 15 clinical direct support hours to
clients per week
- Assist in the implementation of behavior treatment and
instructional plans utilizing ABA
principles in clinical, home, and/or community setting
- Provide direct care to clients in a one-on-one therapy in a
home or clinic setting to implement
skill acquisition and behavior reduction treatments as directed
by the Program Supervisor.
- Implement and report data on programs such as client's
self-help skills, behavioral
management, social skills and academic areas
- Collaborate, communicate and assist with the training of
clients, parents and staff.
- Provide a safe and supportive environment for patients and
- Implements the client's behavioral plan as developed by the
Board Certified Behavior
- Collect and analyze skill acquisition and behavior data, with
oversight and supervision provided
by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA).
- Maintain ongoing communication with the parent regarding
child's progress and plan of care
- Maintain strict confidentiality.
- Confer with members of ABA therapy staff and other team
members, individually and in a
conference, to exchange, discuss, client information for
planning, modifying, and coordinating
- Complete billing sheet accordingly to insurance codes
authorized and submit in the designated
- Communicate through checking voicemail and email
- Perform other related duties as assigned or requested.
- May need to all work shifts to include, mornings, evenings and
weekends as needed.
- High School Diploma or GED required.
- Bachelor or Associate Degree in a behavioral health, Early
Childhood Education, Psychology,
Special Education or related field preferred.
- Registered Behavioral Technician Certification issued by the
BACB or the ability to acquire
certification within 45 days of hire date.
- Prior professional experience working with children with Autism
Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in a
multi-disciplinary team setting is preferred.
- Valid CPR certification and other medical and training
requirements as specified by payors (or
ability to obtain)
- Valid Drivers License and ability to travel throughout assigned
region to client's homes for in
- Knowledge of HIPAA practices and adherence to the policies
- Works with integrity and adheres to the BACB Ethical Code
- Ability to bend, kneel, crouch, and spend time on your feet as
well as an ability to lift items up to
50 lbs on occasion. Note: this role requires the ability to
spend a significant amount of time
crouching, crawling and engaging with children on the floor or
standing for long periods of time.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong interpersonal skills.