Residential Behavior Specialist

The May Institute Inc Randolph , MA 02368

Posted 4 months ago

May Institute offers a continuum of care that begins with applied behavioral analysis (ABA) services for toddlers newly diagnosed with an ASD, and continues with school consultation, residential placement, special education schools, and adult services to meet the needs of our many clients and their families. Our mission and vision drive us to understand each person's unique needs and find effective means to help each individual reach his or her potential and live as independently as possible.

We offer a competitive salary, an array of exceptional benefits, flexible scheduling to meet the needs of families, fully paid in-house training, continuing education seminars, internal transfers and promotions, generous time off, and the opportunity to work with national experts in the fields of ASD and other developmental disabilities, brain injury, and behavioral health.

The May Center School for Autism and Developmental Disabilities in Randolph is currently seeking a Residential Behavior Specialist (Board Certified Behavior Analyst) who will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of behavioral services to our students in our group homes. This is a full-time position and would require flexibility in work schedule including some evenings and occasional weekend hours. This includes supervising the daily implementation of behavior support plans in the residential homes. The res-based position would be more flexible, but generally involves one late night per week, one weekend day a month.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct behavior assessments as needed to identify problem behavior; develop appropriate support plans to correct problem behaviors.

  • Train residential staff to implement behavior support plans with integrity

  • Collect and analyze IOA, treatment integrity, crisis intervention, and problem behavior data

  • Modify behavior support plans based on data collected

  • Provide staff training and feedback based on data collected

  • Ensure appropriate contact with parents regarding behavioral issues

  • Assist in the admissions process with the identification and screening of possible students to be served by the program

  • Liaise with residential, administrative, and support service departments

  • Develop and monitor the implementation of programming for areas including, but not limited to, communication, activities of daily living, and functional living skills.

Qualifications

  • Master's degree in a related field

  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst, or making progress toward BCBA certification

  • Previous experience conducting behavior assessments and developing behavior intervention plans

  • Demonstrated supervisory experience

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

May Institute is an Equal Opportunity employer of qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law. May Institute also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of the protected categories.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary

  • Min Hiring Rate $47,500.00

  • Max Hiring Rate $65,000.00

  • Required Education Master's Degree

  • Randolph, MA 02368, USA

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