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Behavioral Health Professional

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
R.I.S.E., Inc.
Physical Address
1567 Lisbon Street, Suite 6
Lewiston, ME 04240
Job Description

R.I.S.E., Inc. is currently looking for individuals seeking employment with a company that values their dedicated service in working with children with Autism and/or Developmental Disabilities.
Although I don’t know you I know that you…
- are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of the kiddos and families you serve
- are self-driven to succeed
- have an intrinsic desire to help others
- have a positive attitude
- are able to perform the physical skills necessary for the position
- are able to work independently
- value continuing education and intensive training
- seek to feel valued in your role as a Behavioral Health Professional
- have a vehicle that is registered and insured in the state of Maine
- are 18 years or older
- have a valid driver’s license
- have a valid high school diploma or GED
- can pass a comprehensive background check
- can commute within a 35-mile radius of Lewiston Maine
At R.I.S.E., Inc. we are unique because we…
- seek individualized solutions for everyone affiliated with our organization
- have an intensive, ongoing, staff training program
- take a team-centered approach to the development and maintenance of high-quality in-home services
- decide rates of pay based on employee performance
- provide direct oversight from a Board Certified Behavior Analyst for all of our employees
- use Applied Behavior Analysis at the core of all of our company policies, programming, and procedures

We Support our employees by…
- providing mileage reimbursement
- providing dental and health insurance
- providing a comprehensive employee-driven compensation plan
- providing a monthly $25.00 stipend for volunteer work at a non-profit in the local community
- providing paid time-off
- supporting continuing education

Direct Support Professionals
Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician
Ed Tech’s
Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) certification
CPR/First Aid training
Safety-Care Certification

Applicants who do not possess the above certifications are still encouraged to apply.
Our agency will provide paid BHP training, CPR/First Aid training, Safety Care, Registered Behavior Technician, and ongoing staff training that is tailored to each individual. Hours are typically full-time after school and on weekends, 30-40 hours per week. During school vacations hours may change to daytime if it is to the benefit of the child. Some BHPs also choose to work holidays, but it is not a requirement.

If you are interested in a Behavioral Health Professional position with R.I.S.E., Inc. please send a resume detailing your experience and a cover letter explaining why you desire a job working with children to Jennifer McAvoy (

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