At Empowering Minds 4 Change, LLC we want to make every moment count for our clients, community, and you! We take great pride in our training and development of entry-level staff. Empowering Minds 4 Change, LLC Behavior Technicians are indispensable to our client’s team. Living out our mission to improve the lives of children and their families by offering compassion, consistency, confidence, empowerment, devotion, research based and data driven treatment approaches.
The Behavior Technician position requires empathy, fun, creativity, flexibility, and critical thinking. This position calls for commitment and dedication to continued training, clients, and high standards of excellence.
BTs provide direct one-on-one therapy with children in their home or community. Each individualized program is written and designed by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) for the BT to execute. The BCBA will teach you to facilitate language development, social interactions, independent living skills, and other aptitudes.
BTs typically start with a part-time caseload of approximately 10-20 hours per week, depending on region or area, and may grow to full-time as additional opportunities arise.
Provide direct implementation of programs and strategies in a one-on-one or group setting.
Enthusiastically motivates learners to engage in their sessions.
Electronically collect data accurately to ensure the effectiveness of treatment.
Adhere to the ethical guidelines of Empowering Mind 4 Change, LLC and the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB).
Implement written behavior plans to decrease mild to severe maladaptive behaviors.
Communicate proactively and timely with BCBAs and other key stakeholders.
Calmly respond to unexpected behaviors independently and appropriately.
Maintain confidentiality according to HIPAA guidelines.
Meet requirements to obtain the RBT credential requirements as set forth by the BACB.
High School Diploma or equivalent
MUST complete the 40 hour RBT training prior to beginning employment
Direct service or personal experience with individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Ability to commit to at least six months of employment without significant changes in schedule or location
Complete hours assigned each week based on clients assigned schedule
Reliable transportation to session locations
Expected to perform all physical requirements of this position, which includes, but is not limited to: lifting at least 50lbs, kneeling, bending, finger dexterity, climbing, reaching, running, pushing, and being on your feet for several hours at a time.
Completed employment application
Copy of resume or curriculum vitae
Completion of at least 3 professional references checks
Completed I-9 form
Copy of state driver’s license or U.S. Passport
Copy of social security card
Completed federal W-4
Completed state W-4
Completed background check
Copy of certifications/licenses (BCBA, RBT, 40 hour RBT training, etc.)
Copy of degrees
TB test Completion/Results
Direct Deposit Authorization Form/VOIDED Check
Signed Employee Handbook
Ability to lift a minimum of 25-50 lbs.
Why Join Our Team of RBT Superstars
Empowering Minds 4 Change, LLC provides competency assessments in order to obtain your RBT credential
Provide ongoing supervision to maintain your RBT credential
Ongoing paid professional development and training
Collaboration with BCBAs with a wide array of expertise in assessments, approaches, and therapies
Mindfully matched with a client based on your skill set and comfort level
A line of sight of available hours in your region/area
We value supportive, transparent, and frequent communication
Consistent schedules so you can make self-care a priority
Opportunity to grow within the company
Supervised practicum experience if pursuing your BCBA credential
Availability: Monday-Friday (flexible) mostly evening timeframes and may include weekends when necessary.
Salary/Hourly Rate: Commensurate with experience, knowledge, skills, and education.