HOME-BASED THERAPIST

ACCEPT Education Collaborative

Natick, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3384107
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : January 6, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

We are looking for a Home-Based Supervisor to provide consultation & training to parents in the skills necessary to maximize social, behavioral and educational functioning of their children at home and in the community. This position also provides supervision to direct therapists. This is a part-time position.



JOB DUTIES:
Provide supervision to direct therapists and consultation to parents regarding a student’s educational, behavioral and social services for children aged 3 – 22 in the home.
Report to and collaborate with the Home-based Services Coordinator
Design programming and interventions incorporating as much research design as possible to be captured in a Parent Contract with appropriate and measurable home-based goals
Implement and train others to implement behavior change procedures (e.g., discrete trials, Incidental teaching, differential reinforcement, shaping, task analyses, antecedent and consequent controls, self- management, etc.)
Model techniques and strategies for the parents
Create data collections systems based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis, so as to effectively summarize data for services being implemented
Monitor progress and make modifications as needed.
Recommend any needed changes in programming and document recommendations on each home visit
Maintain accurate clinical session notes for activities performed during on-site session
Write progress reports as per the schedule indicated in the Parent Contract
Participate in professional development opportunities throughout the year
Have access to email and forward all/respond to email communications with the Home-Based Services Coordinator and parents in a timely fashion
Consult and follow up with staff and parents on behavioral and programing matters
Collaborate with students’ team members (school personnel, other home providers) as needed
Such other responsibilities and duties as assigned by the supervisor
Communicate with families and direct therapists on Covid-10 protocols and procedures and report non-adherence of protocols to the Home-Services Coordinator.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum of a Master’s degree or currently enrolled in a Master's degree (undergoing supervision) from an accredited college or university
Preferred current certification by the Behavior Analysis Certification Board (BCBA) or licensed Applied behavior Analyst (LABA) or be in the process of doing fieldwork towards a BCBA/LABA. Individuals pursuing their BCBA are under the weekly supervision of a licensed LABA/BCBA


Available Locations:
Lincoln Sudbury
Sherborn
Marlborough
Needham
  • The Home-Based Supervisor position is part time and held in the after-school hours. Supervision from a BCBA for those currently working towards certification MAY b
    • Position Type: Part-time
    • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > Behavior Specialist / EBD
    Special Education > Emotionally Disabled
    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 > Special Education Assistant
  • Employer Description

    ACCEPT Education Collaborative is a regional non-profit educational organization with locations in Medway and Natick, MA. ACCEPT provides a wide range of programs and services including special education for students with moderate to severe needs, specialized transportation, home-based services, behavioral and educational consultation, and professional development. ACCEPT offers a continuum of programs and services Prek-12 and to age 22 for both students in life skills and Therapeutic programs. Our programs address autism spectrum disorders, emotional/behavioral needs, global impairments, cognitive/intellectual disabilities, language disorders, ADHD/ADD, and nonverbal learning disability. Learn more about us...


    Location Description

    ACCEPT Education Collaborative is a regional non-profit educational organization with locations in Medway and Natick, MA. ACCEPT provides a wide range of programs and services including special education for students with moderate to severe needs, specialized transportation, home-based services, behavioral and educational consultation, and professional development. ACCEPT offers a continuum of programs and services Prek-12 and to age 22 for both students in life skills and Therapeutic programs. Our programs address autism spectrum disorders, emotional/behavioral needs, global impairments, cognitive/intellectual disabilities, language disorders, ADHD/ADD, and nonverbal learning disability. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    ACCEPT Education Collaborative 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

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Alex Starkman
    • 4 Tech Circle
    • Natick, Massachusetts 01760

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