The position will travel to foster homes throughout Broward Co. The office is located on University Dr. in Pembroke Pines
Do you enjoy helping children and family with special needs achieve their goals? If so, consider becoming a Behavior Specialist with Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health!
Being a Behavior Specialist has its Advantages
As a Behavior Specialist at Devereux, you will actively assist your assigned clients in the participation, involvement and routine of their individualized program. We offer:
Opportunity to work with one of the largest, national non-profit organizations with mission focus and a servant leader culture
Supervision and guidance from experts in the field of Behavior Analysis with possible career progression to Behavior Analyst (BCBA or BCaBA)
Excellent low-cost, high coverage health benefits, generous time off, and retirement, tuition reimbursement, public servant student loan forgiveness, AND MORE!
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Florida provides programs and services for children and families in the foster care system whose needs may extend to child with Intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. Based out of Pembroke Pines, FL, this position is responsible for providing both direct and indirect behavior analysis and behavioral programming services to clients. Responsibilities include the development of an individualized behavioral program and master treatment plan for all assigned clients. This role will work within a multidisciplinary team to review the client's treatment, goals, progress and future needs.
Keywords: behavior specialist, applied behavior analysis, ABA, intellectually and developmental disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, RBT
What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visithttps://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
- Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Analysis, Psychology, Mental Health, Social Work, Rehabilitation, Special Education, or Human Services field required.
- 1+ years working with children with developmental disabilities and behaviors
Must be able to work a flexible schedule; this position is for days but may include some evenings.
Must be 21 years of age or over
Valid driver's license in the state of FL in good standing
Successfully pass pre-employment medical screenings which include: Drug Screen, Physical, Physical Abilities Test, TB Test and Influenza Vaccine
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.
Posted Date 4 weeks ago (8/30/2021 12:41 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-19714
Position Type Full-Time