Behavior Technician

Merakey Scranton , PA 18510

Posted 4 weeks ago

Merakey is currently seeking Autism Behavior Technicians to join our ABA program within our autism specialty school located in our Scranton location.

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 about Merakey services, please visit: www.merakey.org

Requisition number: 64022

WHAT MERAKEY HAS TO OFFER

  • The stability that comes with working for a national leader in the human services industry

  • Highly competitive compensation plans

  • Career advancement opportunities in a rapidly growing company

  • Flexible scheduling *Benefits for qualifying employees including medical, dental & vision coverage; flexible spending account; 403B retirement plan with company contribution

  • Generous PTO plans including vacation, sick, and holiday pay for qualifying employees

POSITION DETAILS

The Autism Behavior Technician provides one-on-one support and assistance to a student with autism or emotional support, including support and assistance in the use of medical equipment such as augmentative communication devices; activities of daily living; and monitoring health and behavior.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.

  • Providing one on one ABA therapy for children with autism either at home or in our school/center

  • Understanding and implementation of children's program books

  • Implementation of the child's IPOS, assessment goals, and behavioral/crisis plan

  • Completion of required documentation; including daily behavioral and program data and parent communication

  • Completion of progress notes for every billable contact

  • Daily preparation for sessions

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Note: A Behavior Technician may provide support to more than one student, but not at the same time.

APPLY TODAY

To fill out an on-line application: www.merakey.org/careers

Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer! We deeply value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ethnic background, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or disability status. Moreover, we are committed to creating teams that reflect the diversity of the communities we serve and encourage applicants from underrepresented backgrounds to apply.

High School Diploma or GED required and 1 year of experience preferred.

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