BCBA - School Position

  • Youth Consultation Services
  • Montclair, NJ, USA
  • Sep 18, 2019
Full time Education Health Care Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Seeking an energetic and motivated individual to join a collaborative team of dedicated professionals who have a passion for helping children, adolescents, and young adults.

The Sawtelle Learning Center in Montclair, NJ provides educational services to students diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder aged 8 to 21. We are seeking a BCBA to utilize the principles of applied behavior analysis in the development of educational and behavioral programming.

Duties Include but are not limited to:

  • Participate in initial student interviews/assessments.
  • Conduct functional behavior assessments and develop behavior support plans.
  • Develop and monitor data collection procedures.
  • Train staff in the implementation of behavior support plans and recommended strategies.
  • Provide staff training on various topics in applied behavior analysis.
  • Provide support to families to generalize skills at home and provide training on behavior management strategies.
  • Attend IEP meetings, professional learning community meetings, and classroom team meetings.
  • Work under the direction of the Vice President of Autism Services/Principal who also holds BCBA certification.

Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree
  • BCBA certification
  • 1-3 years of experience working with students in an educational setting
  • Authorization to work in the US
  • Bi-Lingual preferred