BCBA

Los Angeles, California

Category: Schools

Contract - Full Time

Job ID: 786485

Work Setting: Healthcare

Contract Duration: 40 Weeks

 

Est. Pay: $2450 / Week

Posted Date: 5/23/2024

Los Angeles, California

Work Setting: Healthcare

Category: Schools

Contract Duration: 40 Weeks

Contract - Full Time

Est. Pay: $2450 / Week

Job ID: 786485

Posted Date: 5/23/2024

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The BCBAs will be completing FBAs, BIPs, working closely with special ed. professionals, and attending IEP meetings as needed.  Not all the BCBAs will need to be able to supervise RBTs as there are a lot of paras in the schools. The BCBAs will be working closely with paras and special ed. teachers to ensure proper implementation of BIPs. 

The Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) provides consultation, training, conducts behavioral evaluations, develops and implements Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) programmatic therapeutic services, and develops behavior intervention plans for individuals with developmental disabilities and behavioral deficits. The Board Certified Behavior Analyst acts as a program supervisor who educates, observes, assesses, and supervises behavioral service delivery in a clinic, home, or other setting.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conducts functional behavior assessments and educational assessments, accurately identifying the function of challenging behavior and socially valid, pivotal behaviors to target
  • Defines and implements Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) curriculum based on well researched therapeutic strategies such as Discrete-Trial-Training (DTT), Pivotal-Response-Training (PRT), Early Start Denver Model (ESDM), etc. 
  • Develops strong collaborative relationships and provides training to site staff to implement effective applied behavior analysis techniques.  Provides ongoing support and training to related field staff ensuring treatment integrity and supporting professional growth
  • Provides supervision hours for Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT) if applicable 
  • Investigates concerns and provides coaching when appropriate
  • Determines prevention, intervention and consequence strategies utilizing non-aversive behavior change methods
  • Collects, analyzes and reports data and other documentation within established time frames to ensure program validity and efficacy per contract guidelines
  • Attends and presents behavioral progress at staff or client meetings

Minimum Requirements:

  • Current Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) certification from the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB)
  • Master’s degree in applied behavior analysis, teaching, psychology or related field
  • Preferred experience providing behavior analytic programs and services
  • Complies with all relevant professional standards of practice 
  • Participation and completion of Amergis’ Competency program when applicable
  • Current CPR if applicable
  • TB questionnaire, PPD or chest x-ray if applicable 
  • Current Health certificate (per contract or state regulation) 
  • Must meet all federal, state and local requirements 
  • Successful completion of new hire training as applicable to job site 
  • Understand patient confidentiality and HIPAA requirements  
  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in the English language is required  
  • Computer proficiency required 
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
Benefits
At Amergis, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs 
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. 
About Amergis
Amergis, formerly known as Maxim Healthcare Staffing, has served our clients and communities by connecting people to the work that matters since 1988. We provide meaningful opportunities to our extensive network of healthcare and school-based professionals, ready to work in any hospital, government facility, or school. Through partnership and innovation, Amergis creates unmatched staffing experiences to deliver the best workforce solutions.  
Amergis is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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