Behavioral Consultant

Position Title:  Behavioral Consultant
Location:  Indiana School
Status:  Full-time

Position Description:

The Behavioral Consultant is a multi-disciplinary treatment team member responsible for the teaching students’ therapeutic skills and behavior management techniques on a one-to-one basis.  This position is responsible for the development of individualized behavioral plans, monitoring progress for assigned students and delivery of behavioral consultation hours as indicated in the Individualized Education Plan (IEP).

Responsibilities: (overview-not inclusive of all duties)
• Teach students’ through one-on-one instruction related to therapeutic skill development and behavior management.
• Assess initial and ongoing behavioral strengths and needs of students per school assessment protocols and timelines.
• Utilize nonviolent crisis intervention techniques and physically assist, as needed.
• Attend and participate in IEP meetings, multidisciplinary team meetings, and other meetings, as needed.
• Schedule, provide, and monitor services as stated in the student’s IEP.
• Develop behavioral goals for the IEP and Behavioral Plan.
• Oversee the implementation of the assigned behavior plans.
• Revise student behavior plans as directed.

Qualifications:

Education: 
• Bachelor’s degree in education, mental health, or human services related field and BCaBA certification; OR
• Bachelor’s degree in education, mental health, or human services related field and current enrollment in a company approved BCaBA Program; OR
• Bachelor’s degree in education, mental health, or human services related field AND successful completion of coursework and clinical supervision required to achieve eligibility for BCaBA; OR
• Current enrollment in a Master’s of ABA program; OR
• Master’s degree in education, mental health, or human services related field and current enrollment in a company approved BCBA program
•Master’s degree in education, mental health, or human services related field and completion of coursework required for BCBA certification

Work Experience:
Two years’ experience working with children in the implementation of therapeutic skills acquisition and behavior change protocols.

If interested, contact:
Becky Compardo
bcompardo@newstory.com

Classroom Support Staff

Position Title:  Classroom Support Staff
Status:  Full-time
Location:  Indiana School

Position Description:
The Classroom Support Staff works collaboratively with the Special Education Teacher to fulfill the curricular and behavioral needs of the students.

Qualifications:
Education:  High School Diploma or equivalency

Work Experience:  Minimum of six months paid experience working with individuals with behavioral/learning disabilities; OR
Six months experience working with individuals with behavioral/learning disabilities gained through an internship as part of a college degree program in education, social services/work, psychology, mental/ behavioral health, or related field.

Responsibilities: (overview-not inclusive of all duties)
• Work collaboratively with members of the multi-disciplinary team to implement appropriate services in accordance with the child’s Individual Education Plan, with focus on both the academic and behavioral/therapeutic goals.
• Implement appropriate behavior management strategies and techniques and assist, monitor and guide students to pay attention, participate in activities and complete tasks
• Observe and record necessary data to assist student with the development of independent skills outlined in the Individualized Education Plan.
•Accompany, monitor and assist student in designated settings (school, outdoors, field-trips).
• Utilize non-violent crisis intervention techniques and physically assist, as needed.

If interested, contact:

Becky Compardo
bcompardo@newstory.com

We‘d love to hear from you.

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