BEHAVIOR SPECIALIST - CHILDREN'S PROGRAM

Latham Centers, Inc.

Brewster , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2848719
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : December 6, 2017
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Latham Centers compassionately and creatively helps children and adults with complex special needs, including Prader-Willi Syndrome, to lead meaningful, abundant lives. We are currently looking for qualified Children’s Behavior Specialist. The Behavior Specialist will provide behavior management of students using CPI, in conjunction with teachers, teacher aides and residential staff. Bachelor’s degree in human services field or equivalent experience, including one year experience with special needs population. Strong therapeutic behavior management skills required. Valid Driver’s License required. Must exhibit ambulatory ability sufficient to physically intervene in instances of extreme behavior that might jeopardize the safety of students and staff.

We offer……
Great benefits package including: health insurance, generous paid time off, tuition reimbursement and 403(b) up to 5% employer match! Paid training includes: CPI, CPR and First Aid

Apply online at https://lathamcenters.hyrell.com or email your resume to recruiting@lathamcenters.org

Latham Centers, Inc. is an equal opportunity provider, and employer.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Salary: $ 16.30 to $ 16.30 Per Hour
  • Job Category : Student Services > School/Guidance Counselor
  • Welcome TO Latham Centers, Inc.!

    Latham Centers, located on Cape Cod, MA, offers nationally recognized innovative treatment and support services for two groups of individuals: 1) developmentally delayed girls and boys, and 2) children and adults with Prader-Willi syndrome. Our primary facilities are located on a campus in Brewster, MA, with independent living and group homes for our adult programs also located in Brewster and other towns on Cape Cod and Southeastern Massachusetts.

    Within this comfortable setting, we have brought together a highly skilled professional team of experts, including physicians, social workers, special education teachers, physical therapists, clinical psychologists, and residential and vocational counselors. This energetic and devoted team works together with Latham residents and family members to develop the right approach and best services for each resident. We evaluate each person's progress continually and adjust our programs and services to meet changing needs. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Latham Centers, Inc. 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

    • Provide behavior management of students using CPI, in conjunction with teachers, teacher aides and residential staff. Bachelor’s degree in human services field or equivalent experience, including one-year experience with special needs population. Strong therapeutic behavior management skills required. Valid Driver’s License required. Must exhibit ambulatory ability sufficient to physically intervene in instances of extreme behavior that might jeopardize the safety of students and staff.

      Brewster Campus:
      32 hours= Thurs 2p-11p, Fri 2p-11p, Sat 8a-10p
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Human Resources
    • Phone: 774-353-9202

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