PART-TIME ABA 1:1 HOME INSTRUCTOR, SOMERVILLE

Client's home in Somerville ( learn more )

Advances Learning Center

Somerville , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2836835
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : December 13, 2017
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

PART TIME ABA INSTRUCTOR

About the Organization

Advances Learning Center (www.advancesonline.com) is committed to serving children and young adults with a variety of diagnoses by teaching them appropriate and functional alternative behaviors, increasing their confidence and social agility, and providing an accepting environment that fosters independence. We offer in-home Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services, social skills groups, parent training, center-based services and school-based services in Massachusetts.

About the Position

The ABA Instructor will work 1:1 with a child on the autism spectrum or with a related diagnosis under the close supervision and guidance of a BCBA (Board Certified Behavior Analyst). We are looking for punctual and reliable people who are creative, animated, and can make learning fun while sticking to the procedures. Sessions are typically held at the client's home during after-school, evening, and/or weekend hours 2-6 days per week..

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > Behavior Specialist / EBD
    Special Education > Consulting Teacher
    Special Education > Emotionally Disabled
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Hard of Hearing
    Special Education > Learning Disabled
    Special Education > Life Skills
    Special Education > Mentally Disabled
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Advances Learning Center is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Experience working with children is preferred.
    • Candidates need to be available during after-school hours 1-5 days per week.
    • ABA Instructors will be working in a client's home, so access to reliable transportation is essential in most cases.
    • At least 2 references must be Supervisors
    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Application Instructions

    Please complete the following questions in a detailed yet concise manner.

    Application Questions

    This employer has requested that ALL applicants answer the following questions. It IS highly recommended that you type ANY essays IN a word processing program, save them, AND THEN paste them ON the proceeding job application page.

    • 1. What are the maximum and minimum hours you'd like to work?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 2. What days and times would you be available to work? (Please say when and where you leave your day-job if applicable)
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)
    • 3. What is the maximum distance, in minutes, you're willing to drive to a client?
      Brief Response (Answer limited TO 200 characters, including spaces)
    • 4. Is there any time you have planned to take off (vacations, weddings, etc), or are you only looking for temporary work?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 5. What age ranges and functioning levels of kids have you worked with?
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)
    • 6. Please describe any ABA experience you may have, be it academic or hands-on.
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)
    • 7. Please describe a time you were late for work or missed a scheduled appointment. What was the situation and how did you handle it? What do you feel are legitimate reasons for missing or being late for work?
      Long Essay (Answer limited TO 4000 characters, including spaces)
    • 8. What would you do if a supervisor told you to do something that you thought would be dangerous to the student?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 9. What would you do if a supervisor told you to do something that you thought would be ineffective for the student, but not dangerous?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 10. What is it about this type of work that you enjoy most?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 11. What has been your favorite job in the past and why?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 12. What has been your least favorite job in the past and why?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 13. Please finish this sentence: "I'm the person for the job if you're looking for ________"
      Brief Response (Answer limited TO 200 characters, including spaces)
    • 14. Please finish this sentence: "I'm NOT the person for the job if you're looking for ________"
      Brief Response (Answer limited TO 200 characters, including spaces)
    • 15. How did you hear about Advances Learning Center? Please select all that apply:
      Multiple Choice / Multiple Answers
      - SchoolSpring
      - Craigslist
      - Google Search
      - College Career Fair
      - College Classroom Visit
      - Current ALC Employee
      - Former ALC Employee
      - ABA Conference Booth
      - Indeed
      - Care.com

    Contact Information

    • Erica Grzywacz , Staffing and Scheduling Specialist
    • 51 water street, suite 200
    • watertown, Massachusetts 02472
    • Phone: 6179237575
    • Fax: 6176636252
    • Email: click here

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