RBT - Ashland, MA - Full time Hours

Ashland, MA 22 days ago

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Category Schools - Behavior Specialist
Job Type Contract

Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)

Location: Ashland, MA

Description: We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) to join our team at a school in Ashland, MA. The RBT will work under the supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) to implement behavior intervention plans and provide direct support to students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or other developmental disabilities. This position requires a strong understanding of applied behavior analysis (ABA) principles, effective communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team to promote positive behavior change and academic success for students.

Responsibilities:

  • Implement individualized behavior intervention plans (BIPs) developed by the BCBA to address students' challenging behaviors and support skill development
  • Provide one-on-one and small group instruction to students using evidence-based ABA techniques, such as discrete trial training (DTT), naturalistic teaching strategies, and functional communication training (FCT)
  • Collect data on student behavior and progress towards goals, and assist with data analysis to inform treatment planning and decision-making
  • Collaborate with teachers, paraprofessionals, and other school staff to integrate ABA strategies into classroom activities and routines
  • Assist in the development and implementation of individualized education programs (IEPs) for students with special needs, including participating in IEP meetings and progress monitoring
  • Communicate regularly with parents and caregivers to provide updates on student progress, share strategies for supporting behavior at home, and promote consistency across environments
  • Maintain professional and ethical standards in accordance with the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) guidelines and state regulations

Educational Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of an RBT training program approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB)

Certifications:

  • Current certification as a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) through the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB)

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience working with individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or other developmental disabilities in a school or clinical setting
  • Familiarity with applied behavior analysis (ABA) principles and techniques
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and professionalism in all interactions
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of students and the school environment

How to Apply: If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of students with special needs and meet the qualifications for this position, please contact Jackson Christie at [email protected] or call 678-261-8601

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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  • Competitive Salary
  • Weekly Paycheck
  • Matching 401(k) Plan
  • Extensive Medical Coverage
  • Licensing Assistance
  • Custom Housing
  • Travel Assistance
  • Professional Development Reimbursement