APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS (ABA) TECHNICIAN

Millbury Memorial Jr/Sr High School ( learn more )

Millbury Public Schools

Millbury, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3169592
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 5, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

GENERAL DUTIES:
Duties as an ABA Technician will vary depending on the particular assignment. It is possible to be working with one student, a group of students, or a large group in the general education or substantially separate setting.

Duties may include:
• Providing coverage for Classroom/Sped teachers for meetings
• Preparing materials for teachers in the Special Education department
• Setting up assistive technology for student use
• Participating in weekly training/consultation with classroom teacher
• Reinforcing previously taught concepts in a small group setting
• Communicating with liaison regarding progress of students
• Administering daily content area tests/quizzes as well as standardized tests
• Documenting student progress both academically and behaviorally
• Reinforcing instruction of general education under the direction of a Special Education Teacher
• Accompanying students to General Education classroom and providing modifications to instruction
• Constant monitoring and alert nurse of medical needs
• Assisting with self-help skills, including but not limited to clothing, feeding, toileting
• Supporting students at job sites and/or during a variety of community trips
• Participating in student progress meetings when requested, and provide input for progress reports and objectives; inform appropriate staff of program changes and updates
• Completing parent communication logs and district documents as required
• Participating in required professional development, such as restraint training, CPR/First Aid certification, and staff meetings and extended day sessions
• Demonstrating flexibility when daily schedules change
• Being aware of and adhering to confidentiality protocol
• Completing other duties that are designated by the Lead Teacher and/or Behavior Specialist, Building Principal or Director of Pupil Services


Duties specific to ABA Technicians:
• Serve as a bus monitor for morning and afternoon runs
• Cafeteria Duty
• Support students during extracurricular activities, as needed
• Assist in the development, implementation, and evaluation of curriculum programs and modifications, including but not limited to augmentative communication devices, task analysis, and discrete trial materials
• Maintaining students’ program books, including but not limited to organizing assessments, documenting programmatic changes, and conducting reinforcement assessments
• Implementing instructional and behavioral programs as designed by the Behavior Specialist
• Using ABA procedures to conduct and amend student programs and record appropriate data in pull-out and inclusion settings. This includes, but is not limited to, discrete trials, social stories, and social skills training
• Modeling ABA techniques and provide support for other staff as requested by the Behavior Specialist
• Conducting data collection at all stages of skill acquisition

SALARY: Per Instructional Assistant/ABA Technician schedule
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Autism
    Instructional Support > Individual Aide
    Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Millbury Public Schools 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

    • QUALIFICATIONS:
      • High School diploma required. Associate’s Degree, or higher, in education or related field required for some positions
      • Experience or training in ABA, preferred
      • Pediatric CPR/First Aid Certified, preferred
    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Christopher Lowe , Principal
    • 12 Martin Street
    • Millbury, Massachusetts 01527
    • Phone: 508-865-5841
    • Fax: 508-865-5845
    • Email: click here

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