If working with children and adolescents with challenging behaviors is your passion, then you’ll enjoy working with our Behavior Coach team!
Pay rate is $15.00/hr PLUS mileage reimbursement; Pool Position: Consistent hours during the weekends and some available hours during the week.
Being a Behavior Coach has its Advantages!
As a Behavior Coach at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
The opportunity to be a positive role model and help our youth as well as their families reach their full potential
Be a part of a highly dedicated team who will support you and our families
Competitive pay and flexible scheduling
Laptop, work phone, and mileage reimbursement
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Arizona’s Meet Me Where I Am program
provides in-home remedial intervention for at-risk youth and families identifying youth and family strengths and needs to enhance the Child and Family Team (CFT) planning process.**
Located throughout the Tucson area, our Behavior Coaches will work with families and youths in their homes, teaching a variety of skills ranging from self-care, household management, living, and social. We are looking for talented individuals who have a passion with working in Behavioral Health, with families and at-risk youth to be a positive role model and impact on our families!
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Our Culture, Our Expectations
At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical (including medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off and a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.
Click here to see why we are a great place to work: http://benefits.devereux.org .
Keywords: behavior coach, mental health, behavioral health, at-risk youth, counseling, mentor
High School Diploma or GED required, Associate's degree or Bachelor's degree in related field highly preferred.
Previous experience as a behavior coach highly preferred
Must be able to type at least 30 WPM
Experience working in the behavioral health field
Must possess (or have the ability to obtain) a AZ Level One Fingerprint Clearance card with NO restrictions
Must be able to pass 39-month DMV check
About the Organization: The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
EOE Statement: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE