If supporting and mentoring children and adolescents is your passion, then you’ll enjoy being Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) Or Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health.
Here is your chance to apply your knowledge and skills related to behavioral interventions and work 1:1 with children/adolescents and truly make a difference in the lives of others!
Being a Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) or a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) at Devereux has its Advantages
You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Specialized training opportunities to include: (IE: PBIS, ABA, TIC, Safe & Positive Approaches, CASSP training
Utilize collaboration skills to work across disciplines, work with families regularly to support increase in community engagement for youth
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health's IBHRS provides support and behavioral intervention to children and adolescents ages 2-21years in school, community or home settings for families residing in Philadelphia, PA. Geography of case assignments is taken into consideration for staff as much as possible.
The responsibilities of this role is to provide one-to-one interventions to a child (ages 2-21) at home, school or in a community setting. Carries out specific interventions that are developed by the Behavioral Specialist Consultant (BSC) and/or Interagency Team. Transfers skills to child's natural support in the least restrictive environment.
We currently have FT hours available.
Compensation $22-$23/hr, depending on experience and credentials
Keywords: social work, BSW, psychology, TSS, PCA, Para Professional, ABA, 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.
EDUCATION: High school diploma or the equivalent of a high school diploma, Bachelor preferred.
EXPERIENCE: 2 years of experience in the provision of behavioral health services or 2 years of experience in providing ABA services preferred. A minimum of 40 hours of training related to ABA approved by the Department or provided by a continuing education provider approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board required prior to field work. Requires strong verbal and written communication, organizational, and computer skills. Must be adaptable to changing workload, able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, and available to work a flexible work schedule. Must be at least 21 years of age.
EDUCATION: Requires a Registered Behavior Technician certification from the BACB
EXPERIENCE: At least 1 year of work experience with children or adolescents preferred. Dependent upon educational background
(see above). Requires strong verbal and written communication, organizational, and computer skills. Must be adaptable to changing
workload, able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, and available to work a flexible work schedule. Proficient computer
skills, mastery of Microsoft Office Applications (especially Excel), experience with data collection/analyzing platforms (Radar, Pro-
Filer, and/or other internal and external software applications pertinent to the position). Must possess and maintain valid driver's
license and be at least 21 years of age
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
Must possess and maintain valid driver'slicense and be at least 21 years of age
Posted Date 2 months ago (10/14/2021 9:00 AM)
Requisition ID 2021-20480
Category Direct Care
Position Type Part-Time