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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Behavior Analyst -Part Time in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Looking for a Behavior Analyst opportunity? If you enjoy working with children and adolescents, are open to working with children in school, home and community settings and want a flexible schedule - then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

Being a Behavior Analyst at Devereux has its Advantages!

As a Behavior Analyst with us, you will not only work with a leading, non-profit behavioral health organization, but also work with dedicated professionals who share the passion for helping children diagnosed with Autism and/or Intellectual Disabilities.

This opportunity will offer you:

  • Collaboration with multi-disciplinary teams that focus on a strengths-based approach, emphasizing applied behavior analysis and positive behavior supports.

  • Opportunities for research and conference attendance / presentations, free continuing education to maintain your BCBA credential and tuition assistance.

  • Involvement in leadership and development of our ABA programs, as they expand across Devereux’s continuum of services.

  • Best available, highest quality, low-cost benefit options (

  • Ability to work for a stable national non-profit that is forward-thinking in our clinical practice and research and guided by our mission.

In this Behavior Analyst role, you will work with individuals between the ages of 2-21 along the autism spectrum. This is a community-based opportunity, therefore you will treat individuals in his or her home, school and/or community setting in the city of Philadelphia. This is a part time position.

Responsibilities include the following, but not limited to:

  • Assess, develop, and oversee the implementation of Behavior Support Plans and skill building programs, to includes monitoring the progress of assigned individuals

  • Conducts appropriate assessments (including functional behavioral assessments, VB-MAPPs, ESDM, and/or other analyses to assess developmental needs and deficits) to develop or modify BSPs, as well as determine the efficacy of each plan

  • Provide supervision to assigned Behavioral Specialist Consultants (BSCs) to include training in evidence based practices and interventions

  • Serves as a member of the individuals' Interdisciplinary Team and trains staff in the necessary techniques so that plans can be correctly implemented

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  • EDUCATION: Masters’ or Doctoral degree in psychology, special education or related field. Board Certification in Behavior Analysis (BCBA or BCBA-D) required.EXPERIENCE: Must have strong applied behavior analysis skills and experience working with children/adolescents/adults with intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, significant challenging behaviors, and/or emotional/behavioral disorders. Demonstrates proficiency conducting functional behavior assesssments, writing Positive Behavior Support Plans, and evaluating plans for effectiveness across mulitple client environments (e.g., school, home, community, RTF). Requires the ability to conduct effective staff and parent/family training. Strong skills in the areas of behavioral consultation and performance management are also necessary. The ability to review and interpert exisiting behavior analytic research and contribute to the design and implementation of applied research projects and program outcomes studies. Experience and training in effective behavioral supervision techniques and the ability to provide BCBA supervision as needed. Requires excellent oral and written communication skills. Proficient computer skills and mastery of Microsoft Office applications. Valid driver’s license must be maintained.

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 2 months ago (8/13/2021 11:46 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-19432

Category Clinical

Position Type Part-Time