BEHAVIOR THERAPIST

Applied Behavior Analysis Consultation & Services ( learn more )

ABACS, LLC

Woburn, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3045267
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 23, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description



Applied Behavior Analysis Consultation and Services (ABACS) is committed to providing quality ABA services directed toward those whose lives have been affected by autism spectrum disorders, as well as other developmental or behavioral disorders. In addition, we emphasize the importance of comprehensive staff support to provide exceptional care. We are currently recruiting part-time Behavior Therapists to provide 1:1 in home and clinic services. This is a great opportunity for individuals interested in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis and previous experience working with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder.


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What does a typical day look like?
  • Sessions are typically held between 2:30pm and 8pm
  • Some daytime sessions may be available
  • Applicants must be available to work a minimum of 8 hours per week
  • Rate of pay ($20-$30/hour) is based on level of education and years of experience working under the supervision of a BCBA


What will you do?
  • ABA therapy at ABACS involves working 1:1 with individuals with autism using behavior analytic techniques that are created by a BCBA,
    individualized for each client. Our sessions take place in the home, school, or clinic setting. Our clients are children and adults who are
    receiving therapy in relation to their diagnosis.



What do we offer?
  • Initial and ongoing training to teach you what you need to know to provide the highest quality services
  • The opportunity to make a truly impactful difference with children in real life
  • A supportive work environment
  • A flexible schedule
  • Opportunity for growth


You should join us if:
  • You are dedicated, reliable and enthusiastic.
  • You are interested in working with children, adolescents, or adults with autism or other developmental disabilities.
  • This is a great position for people who have worked as paraprofessionals, camp counselors, and respite providers. In addition, our extensive
    training at the onset of your hire will ensure that you feel confident working with our clients.
  • You have completed a bachelor's degree - and you might even have an academic background in psychology, applied behavior analysis,
    biology, education, or criminal justice. We would also encourage you to apply if you have experience with sign language.
  • You have professional experience or have volunteered with people with developmental disabilities and would like to continue working with
    this population.
  • Your career path has led you to pursue careers in human services and related fields.
  • You are able to make a 6-month commitment to our clients


Interviews are available at our Braintree and Woburn offices, as well as remotely. Please send your resume and cover letter to
jobs@abacs.org to be considered for our part-time behavior therapist position.



Trainings held at 10J Gill Street, Woburn Ma or 639 Granite Street, Suite 230, Braintree, MA. Must have reliable transportation to these
offices to complete training. Trainings are held on a monthly basis. Flexible training schedules! We offer day, evening, and weekend
training sessions. Must complete all training courses before working with clients. You will be compensated at a training rate for your time.




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here to apply! We look forward to hearing from you!



We are currently seeking staff to work in a number of areas, including: Dorchester, Roslindale, Jamaica Plain, Hyde Park, Norwood, Cambridge, Everett, Lynn, Woburn, Malden, Brookline, Chelmsford, Methuen, Georgetown, and North Andover.



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  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 10
  • Salary: $ 20 to $ 30 Per Hour
  • Job Categories : Instructional Support > Substitute: Paraprofessional
    Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > Behavior Specialist / EBD
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Learning Disabled
    Special Education > Life Skills
    Special Education > Mentally Disabled
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Special Education > Multiple Disabilities
    Special Education > Severe/Profound Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    ABACS, LLC 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

    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Taylor Williams
    • 10 Gill Street
    • Suite J
    • Woburn, Massachusetts 01801

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