HOME-BASED THERAPIST WRENTHAM

ACCEPT Education Collaborative

Natick, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3424290
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 7, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

TITLE: HOME-BASED THERAPIST

REPORTS TO: Home-Based Services Supervisor

JOB GOAL: Provide direct services to students. Under the supervision/guidance from the Home- based supervisor, provide parent training in the skills necessary to maximize social, behavioral and educational functioning of their children at home and in the community

QUALIFICATIONS:

· Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university

· At least one year experience providing ABA therapy to children.

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Utilize the principles applied behavior analysis to provide 1:1 educational, behavioral and social services for children aged 3 – 22 in the home.

· Depending on the students’ objectives, Home session might occur in the students’ home, or at other community amenities

· Accompany parents on community trips as part of the child’s program

· Implement programming and goals as outlined in the Parent Contract

· Follow the prescribed skill acquisition and behavior reduction protocols

· Report to and collaborate with the direct supervisor

· Connect with direct supervisor on a weekly basis or more as needed

· Assist with parent and caregiver training in line with student’s individualized home programming and/or behavior reduction protocols

· Model techniques and strategies for the parents so they can follow through with agreed upon goals beyond session times

· Facilitate play and social goals with siblings and peers to address goals and issues

· Collect data for services being implemented within the program

· Provide data summaries to direct supervisor per progress reporting period, after each session or as requested

· Participate in professional development opportunities throughout the year so as to Maintain and acquire technical knowledge

· Have access to email and forward all/respond to email communications with direct supervisor or Home-Based Services Coordinator in a timely fashion

· Follow all Covid-19 home-based protocols and report to the supervisor/Home-Services Coordinator on the family’s adherence to protocols

· Such other responsibilities and duties as assigned by your supervisor

ACCEPT Education Collaborative is an EEO employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Emotionally Disabled
    Special Education > Mentally Disabled
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Special Education > Multiple Disabilities
  • 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 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

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

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