JOB SUMMARY: The ABA Technician in the ABAworks Autism Clinic is responsible for directly providing ABA services for clients with autism as specified in the ABA treatment plan. The ABA Technician works under the direct supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Assist in delivering direct ABA services to clients with autism as required to carry out treatment plans
2. Assist in the recording and collection of data needed to monitor progress
3. Participate in required team meetings
4. Perform any other duties as requested by your supervisor
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of position skill and/or ability required.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS – Option 1) minimum of a high school diploma or GED plus 2 years of full time direct, supervised work experience providing services to children with disabilities and current matriculation in a degree program that provides professional preparation for licensure or teacher certification; Option 2) Minimum of an associate’s degree in psychology, social work or teaching; Option 3) certification as Teaching Assistant; or Option 4) certification as a BCBA or BCaBA. A Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work or Education is preferred.
COMMUNICATION SKILLS - Command of the English language exhibiting the ability to verbally communicate, read and interpret general education periodicals/professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations; write and comprehend routine instructions, short correspondence, reports, etc. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to parents, clients, and other employees of the organization etc.
OTHER SKILLS & ABILITIES - Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
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