Behavior Interventionist

Merakey Scranton , PA 18510

Posted 2 months ago

Merakey is seeking a Behavioral Interventionist to join our Education Services within the Children's and Family Division in Scranton, PA.

As the Behavior Interventionist, you will provide behavioral modification support to the classroom. This position will also create and implement Positive Behavior Support Plans as well as engage in data collection and progress reporting. Along with providing classroom behavior modification techniques.

Responsibilities are but not limited to:

  • Behavioral Interventionist will be the teacher assistant in the classroom.

  • Working at the direction of the Special Education teacher

  • The Behavioral Interventionist will assist the teacher with daily academic activities, as well as implement and document the IEP goals for each student in the classroom.

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ABOUT MERAKEY'S CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES DIVISION

The Merakey Children and Family Services Division focuses on a continuum of care throughout the lifespan. The core, fundamental principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) are incorporated into a specialized approach across all service offerings.

This division is supported by a senior management team of highly qualified professionals that provide training, supervision, guidance, and support to each of our specialized programs. This team is comprised of decades of expertise in education, autism, and behavioral health experiences.

Merakey opened their very first Licensed Private Academic School for students on the Autism Spectrum in the fall of 2005. Since inception, the Education and Autism Services have grown across the state of Pennsylvania providing support for all individuals across the lifespan.

ABOUT MERAKEY

Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and education non-profit provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations.

The work of Merakey is anchored in the firm belief that it is every individual's right to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment in their lives. Surrounding professional staff with the best in technology and supports, Merakey is a leader in the industry and remains committed to helping people...one individual at a time.

For more information on each individual service, please visit: www.educationandautism.merakey.org

Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!

  • Associates Degree and 2 years of experience is minimum required; Bachelor's degree is preferred.
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