Behavior Interventionist - Kent

Understanding Behavior Kent , WA 98031

Posted 4 months ago

Understanding Behavior, Inc. is currently seeking energetic, outgoing, and passionate individuals to become part-time ABA Therapists. We provide ABA services for children with autism and their families; experience with ABA and working with children diagnosed on the autism spectrum disorder preferred. Understanding Behavior (UBI) is one of the nations leading providers of family-oriented ABA therapy services for individuals with autism.

UBI offers Behavior Interventionists

  • Competitive salaries based on experience and Flexible schedules

  • Case load choices

  • A meaningful experience in the growing field of Autism Treatment, Behavioral Health and ABA therapy

  • Extensive hands-on training (online and on-sight) and ongoing program oversight

  • Room for advancement within the company

  • Opportunity to work with children of all ages and developmental levels

  • Comprehensive paid training program and on-going support by Board Certified Behavior Analysts

  • Mobile data collection/tracking

  • BCBA supervision hours to count toward your BACB exam (based on availability)


  • Implement individualized treatment programs designed by Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs) to help children increase skills

  • Teach and help to promote language, behavioral, social, and daily living skills in a fun, play setting to increase motivation and positive performance for every individual

  • Collect and accurately record data on clients progress

  • Utilize an online system to enter, track, and view progress

  • Provide support to parents, teachers, and caregivers to make the most of their efforts in making our programs universal across all areas of the childs environment

  • Submit case notes of each session and hours worked every day.

  • Maintain timely communication with clients, UBI staff, and supervising BCBAs


  • A minimum of High School Diploma required; 48 college credit hours or a Bachelors degree is preferred.

  • Candidates must be energetic, animated, and outgoing, with a passion for helping children achieve their true potential.

  • Applicants must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be self-motivated, creative, organized, and reliable

  • Minimum of 1 year working with children; experience working with children who have autism or developmental disabilities strongly preferred

  • Reliable transportation and valid driver's license

  • Ability to work well independently and as a team

  • Ability to interact with children, i.e. running and implementing physical intervention and strategies when necessary

  • Comfortable working with children who display behavior problems

  • Understanding of proper professional and communication boundaries in terms of families and supervisors

  • Ability to defer to supervisors in program development, modification and report writing as appropriate

  • ABA experience preferred

  • Must be RBT (registered behavior technician) certified or willing to become one (see http:// for more info)

  • Crisis Management Training (CPI) preferred

  • CPR/BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required

Additional Information

  • This is a part-time position and you must become a registered behavior technician

  • Most services occur between 3- 8pm weekdays and/or anytime during the weekend

  • Applicant must be okay with traveling up to a 30-mile radius

This position is also an excellent opportunity for a recent college graduate or student seeking practical ABA experience.

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