Behavior Interventionist (RBT)/Intern
Building Connections Behavioral Health - Hayward, CA3.3
Full-time$16 - $23 an hour
* Bachelor's Degree
* High School Diploma or GED
* Master's Degree
* Driver's License
* Experience with Children
* CPR Certification
* Dental Insurance
* Health Insurance
* Vision Insurance
* Flexible Schedule
Building Connections is looking for a motivated, energetic individual who has a passion for helping others. We are looking for individuals with a flexible schedule that can work between the hours of 8am-7pm Monday-Saturday. All positions are part-time but can grow to full time. Students encouraged to apply!
Building Connections Behavioral Health Inc. provides In-Home ABA Services (ages 3-21), Early Intervention (ages 0-3), and 1:1 School Aides.
The Behavior Interventionist should demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to assist individuals, groups, and systems through the application of positive behavior supports. The Behavior Interventionist will provide clinical skills instruction and behavior reduction protocols based upon the principles of ABA to children with Autism and other developmental disabilities in the home, community, clinic or school settings.
Essential components of this position are listed below but subject to change at the discretion of Building Connections Behavioral Health, Inc. This job description describes essential job functions but does not provide an exhaustive list of duties that may be assigned.
Professional Responsibilities and Duties:
Structured oneonone interaction/instruction with children in their home, school, and/or community settings.
Implement educational programs and behavior interventions as designed by BCBA (Board Certified Behavior Analyst) Behavior Consultant, or teacher).
Create instructional control and rapport with clients.
Teach communication skills, social skills, self-help skills, and play skills through ABA principles.
Promotes the development of functional communication skills (i.e. speaking, using assistive communication devices, sign language) when necessary.
Support Childs independence with adaptive living skills (selfhelp, social, play skills), as set forth in the childs program.
Accurately collect data for progress reports as required by district or insurance agency.
Inclusion with peers, facilitate social interactions, play, and conversation skills.
Keep the children motivated to learn by playing games, having fun and incorporate them into learning.
Maintain a clean, safe, and organized work and therapy environment.
Quickly and accurately communication problems/concerns to appropriate staff.
Report updates and progress to supervisor on the case.
Maintain confidentiality of all clients and professional conduct.
Ability to accept and give constructive feedback and develop knowledge and skill sets accordingly.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to manage emotionally charged situations.
Ability to develop and maintain professional relationships with clients, co-workers, supervisors and community members.
Must maintain a professional appearance regarding clothing, grooming, hair, and make-up.
Ability to adhere to organizational policies and procedures and abide by a code of ethics as indicated by the BCBA.
Ability to provide proper examples (modeled behavior), emotional support and general guidance as needed.
Ability to work effectively, cooperatively and respectfully with staff, parents, and community members regardless of race, creed, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, color, marital status, national origin, age, socio-economic status or disability.
Technological skills pertaining to email management/correspondence, basic tablet use, data collection software, and phone communication (texts/calls).
Basic and Essential Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Must be able to assume and maintain a variety of postures (kneeling, squatting, crawling, sitting, standing, pushing/pulling, reaching) for an extended period of time (1-32% of the time).
Must be able to walk/run frequently (33-66% of the time).
Must have the manual dexterity to perform specific computer/tablet functions and data collection (33-66% of the time).
Work may involve playing with children that can occur on the floor or settings where the furniture is child size.
Must be able to receive detailed information through oral communication.
Must have visual acuity to read and comprehend written communication through a computer, tablet, and paper means.
Must be able to read, write and type on tablet (33-66% of the time).
Must be able to move quickly and suddenly.
Must be able to sustain physical exertion for up to 45 minutes.
Required: Entry Level Position.
Preferred: Experience working with children 0-16 in 1:1 setting implementing ABA, Educational, Speech or Allied Health Services.
Required: High School Diploma or GED
Preferred: Bachelors or Masters in related industry (Psychology, Sociology, Child Development, Speech/Hearing, Education, etc.).
Must sit for RBT exam within 90 days (paid training included).
Cost of exam and certificate is the responsibility of the employee and must be completed annually.
Valid drivers license (must maintain).
Reliable vehicle (driving is required).
Current auto insurance (must maintain and update as needed).
MVR/DMV Background Check is required.
lear Livescan background check is required (FBI/DOJ).
Current Immunizations (Rubella, Rubeola, Varicella, Mumps, Pertussis, Hepatitis B).
Negative TB test within the last 4 years (must maintain and update as needed).
Statement by Physician (or authorized person by law to perform health examinations) that the employee is physically capable of performing services.
Please submit Physicians Report to your doctor for completion.
CPR Certification within the last 2 years (If not certified, BCBH Inc. can provide this training).
Responsible for completing and maintaining all required certifications and training once employed, including, but not limited to: CPR, RBT training/certification and other company in-services and training as directed by management.
Benefits of Working with Building Connections Behavioral Health, Inc.:
$16- $23 an hour (dependent on education and experience in the field or related industry).
Paid training to sit for your RBT certification exam.
Supervision by Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs).
Ongoing training and support by staff.
Opportunities for growth.
Paid drive time and mileage.
Medical/Dental/Vision insurance for employees working an average of 30+ hours weekly.
PSL- 1st-year accrual is 1 hour for every 30 hours worked.
About Building Connections Behavioral Health
Increasing independence for children with developmental disabilities using Applied Behavior Analysis the scientific study of behavior.
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