ABA Therapist

ABA Therapist

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Franklin
Employer: Franklin Applied Behavior Services

RBT Therapist
The Registered Behavior Technician Is to work directly with the BCBA to implement the clinical programs and treatment plan using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).
Responsibilities:
-Implement ABA programs as determined by the behavior analyst.
-Implement Behavior Intervention Plans (BIP) as determined by the behavior analyst.
-Collect, record, and summarize data on observable client behavior.
-Write daily progress notes.
-Effectively communicate with parents and caregivers about client progress on a daily basis.
-Transport clients as needed.
-Utilize safe and appropriate handling procedures when working with clients.
-Maintain client confidentiality and abide by HIPAA.
-Attend team training/meetings as scheduled.
-Attend required parent trainings/meetings as scheduled.
-Maintain a clean, safe, and organized work and therapy environment at all times.
-Check FABS email weekly and effectively communicate with management and behavior analyst.
-Abide by all company policies and adapt to change within the organization.
-Complete other duties assigned by the management and behavior analyst. Such as cleaning, organizing rooms, computer related tasks etc..
 Qualifications:
-High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Behavior Analyst, or related field is preferred.
-Valid driver’s license and provide proof of insurance.
-Successfully pass motor vehicle record screening. Drug screening, CPS background check, and Indiana state and federal background check.
SPECIFICATIONS:
-Ability to accept constructive criticism and apply the knowledge given in a professional manner.
-Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a dynamic environment and adapt quickly to change.
-Organizational and time management skills.
-Analytical and problem solving skills.
-Ability to work with different levels of management, staff members, outside partners, and general public.
-Self motivated person who works well independently and with others.
-Ability to interpret and implement clinical protocols and written client programs.
-Maintain professional appearance, with regards to clothing, grooming, hair and make-up.
Physical Requirements:
-Must be able to lift 50 pounds or more.
-Must be able to maintain prolonged positions such as sitting, standing, squatting, kneeling, and crawling.
-Must be able to run after a client if they engage in elopement behavior.
-Must be able to sit on the floor for an extended period of time.
-Must be able and willing to restrain/transport/hold as directed by the behavior analyst and as written in the behavior intervention plan for clients with challenging behavior only with the appropriate training.