BHP Behavioral Health Technician
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Houlton , ME 04730
Are you passionate about working with children? Energetic and professional? Are you looking for more than just a job? How about a career that you can take pride in making a difference in lives?
Innovation Behavior Services is searching for Registered Behavior Technicians in the Houlton area to provide the highest quality of services to children with a need to increase skills or reduce problem behavior. We provide one-on-one Applied Behavior Analysis in a variety of settings including in-home, in-community, and within our center.
Registered Behavior Technicians (RBTs) work under the supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. The goals of services are to improve behavioral, social, and adaptive skill functioning while supporting the child to remain in or move to the most inclusive setting. The preferred candidate is reliable, organized and professional. This professional must be willing to perform therapy services both in-home and in-community settings. The ideal candidate is also prompt and accurate with communication and documentation. In addition, candidates must demonstrate a commitment to serving a population of individuals with challenging behaviors.
Responsibilities and duties:
*Read and follow directions with accuracy to execute therapeutic behavior plans created by a BCBA using ABA Therapy techniques with children
*Consistently and Accurately collect and record objective data during therapy sessions
*Educate and train our clients’ caregivers, as applicable, in support of the ABA Therapy plan
*Communicate in a courteous, timely and accurate manner with clients, colleagues and office staff
*Obtain/maintain relevant time sensitive credentials (RBT, CPR, Auto Insurance)
*Attend mandatory training and meetings
We currently have PART-TIME positions. We are willing to help the right individuals obtain their RBT and BHP Certification.
Effective oral and written communication skills
High School Diploma or equivalent
Valid driver’s license, insurance and access to reliable transportation.
Completion of Pediatric and Adult CPR with an in-person evaluation-we can assist in finding a class for those not certified, however this is your responsibility to obtain within 90 days.
Completed/Passed ME State and Federal Criminal Background checks.
Child and Adult Protection Registry Checks will be completed by Innovation Behavior Services
Attention to detail and the ability and willingness to follow directions
Registered Behavior Technician certification from the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (within 90 days of hire date)
Behavioral Health Professional Certification-(within the first year of hire date)
Some college is preferred, but not mandatory
Prior work experience with special needs/autism/mental health
Please forward your up to date resume and a cover lever with the following requirements to email@example.com:
1- a summary of why you believe you match our needs to fill this role
2- if you are looking for full or part time hours
3- the best times and days/nights to reach you via phone
Matching Retirement Plan
Generously discounted AFLAC Supplemental Insurance
Discount on Continuing education