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Behavior Specialist (Disabilities, Autism, Applied Behavior Analysis, ABA)

Perspectives Corporation | North Kingstown, RI 02852

Perspectives Corporation

 

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

Responsibilities

As a Behavior Specialists you'll work 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 direct support 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, an fingerprint results;
  • Valid driver's licence, 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
  • 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)
  • Evolving career opportunities (*)

Additional Perks

  • Health club membership discounts
  • Mindfulness Training
  • AAA membership discounts
  • Verizon mobile discount
  • Employee referral bonuses
  • Employee recognition programs and incentives
  • Dynamic working environment

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.


Posted On: 02/03/192019-02-03
Closing Date: 10/01/192019-10-01
Telecommute: No
Categories: Direct Support Care, Education, Social Services
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Part Time
Career Level: Entry Level (<2 years experience)
Minimum Degree: Some College Completed
Pay Type: Hourly Wage
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 02852, Direct Support Care, Education, Social Services

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