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Melmark
12-08-2017

DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN’S CLINICAL SERVICES

WHAT WE DO:
Melmark is a multi-state human service provider with premier private special education schools, professional development, training and research centers. We are committed to enhancing the lives of individuals with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families by providing exceptional evidence-based and applied behavior analytic services to every individual, every day. 

WHAT WE NEED:
The Director of Children's Clinical Services will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of the Melmark Model of Program Development and Clinical Treatment within the Residential Treatment Facility (residences and corresponding classrooms in the school) and within Children's residential homes.

WHAT YOU’LL DO:
The position will ensure the integrity of clinical service delivery across identified programs and will take a lead role in the advancement of evidence based clinical systems. This position will work in concert with the Senior Director of Clinical Services and Professional Development Director to establish and implement a clinical system of care that adheres to the standards of excellence within the field of Applied Behavior Analysis demonstrating the least restrictive yet most effective treatment approach. This position will require the employee to maintain a flexible working schedule, play an interactive role with residential and school personnel and provide onsite presence across the programs.

The position of Director of Children's Clinical Services requires this employee to have proficient skills in working with children and young adults who exhibit complex behavior disorders sometimes including life threatening behavior disorders. The employee must have experience working with students who have had multiple treatment failures and/or the treatment history of use of aversives, mechanical and chemical restraint as clinical interventions.  This individual must be willing to work directly with students who display intense aggressive and self- injurious behaviors.  This individual must have proven training and direct experience with behavior management strategies, be proficient with the science of Applied Behavior Analysis, implementing functional analysis, be able to demonstrate bringing applied research to practice and demonstrate a clinical skill set that emphasizes a most effective least restrictive approach towards program design. This position requires active supervision of Behavior Analysts, Behavior Specialists, Program Managers and direct care personnel in the RTF facilities and the group homes.

The position requires the individual to adhere to the Behavior Analyst Certification Board Professional and Ethical Compliance Code for Behavior Analysts (2014) and to the Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct (2002).

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:


HOW TO APPLY:
At Melmark, we are committed to making a difference in other’s lives and we are looking for Senior Director of Children’s Services who is innovative, creative and passionate about our mission.  Please send your resume to jatkinson@melmark.org
 




Bancroft
11-27-2017

Bancroft is a leading service-provider for children and adults with autism, other intellectual or developmental disabilities or those in need of neurological rehabilitation.

We provide a full continuum of highly effective services — for people of all ages and every level of abilities — based on best practices and scientifically proven techniquesOur services include special education, vocational training, supported employment, structured day programs, group home and apartment programs both on-campus and in the community, short-term behavioral stabilization services for children, and in-home and outpatient rehabilitation services.

As a nonprofit organization, we are solely committed to supporting people with special needs and their families, to help make it One World. For Everyone.

 

Bancroft is actively seeking highly motivated individuals for our Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) openings working with children with developmental disabilities.  These positions will be based on our exciting new campus located in Mount Laurel, NJ.

 

The Behavior Analyst (BCBA) supervises and oversees all activities associated with the development and implementation of the Individual Service Plans.

  • Leads the development and implementation of Behavior Plans; this includes functional behavior assessment/analysis, preference assessments and treatment evaluations.  
  • Engages in ongoing data review and analysis to ensure effective programming.  
  • Identifies training needs of program staff members and develop and conduct those trainings to ensure the ongoing knowledge and ability to effectively implement behavior plans.  
  • Conducts/Oversees team screening evaluations and intake assessments.  
  • Coordinates and leads clinical case review meetings (rounds) to ensure proper data review and discussion of the needs of persons’ served.  
  • Serves as a behavior analysis expert to the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT).
  • Conducts and presents research to internal and external audiences.
  • Provides supervision and mentorship to bachelor level professionals seeking BCBA certification.
 
Requirements
  • Master’s degree with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis or related field plus a minimum of two years of related experience (required)  
  • BCBA Certification or eligibility to sit for the BCBA certification exam (required)  
  • Prior experience in functional assessment and treatment development (preferred)
  • Prior management experience (preferred)  
To apply, please visit our careers page at www.bancroft.org/careers.
 



Devereux
11-27-2017

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Since our founding in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux we have been a leading non-profit national behavioral healthcare provider and have helped thousands of people throughout the United States. Our Philosophy of Care operates under the core principles of Individualized Services; Effective and Accountable Services; and Positive Behavioral Approaches.

About This Opportunity
Under our wrap-around umbrella, Devereux Community Services is currently seeking a Clinical Coordinator - Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) that will be based in East Falls, PA. This supervisory position requires the BCBA/D to provide oversite for clinical services in our community-based ABA programs within Philadelphia County. The chosen candidate will coordinate, supervise, and oversee the development and implementation of the FBA and individualized Behavior Intervention Plans (BIP), to include supervision of the Licensed Behavior Specialist (LBS) and Therapeutic Support Staff (TSS) assigned to the BHRS child and/or adolescent.

The ideal candidate will be able to help with coordination of trainings in relevant community based services as well as providing parent/family training and coaching, as needed. In addition, they will act as a consultant to the child's team (family, school, and any additional BHRS members, including TSS and MT) and provide feedback to the team and MCO regarding the progress of the child/adolescent, as requested.

Additional Details
The primary purpose of Devereux is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.

For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan. Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision and Supplemental Life Insurance are available to FT employees.

Interested candidates please contact Emily Javadpour, National Specialty Recruiter: (267)432-9695




Epic Developmental Services
11-27-2017

“There needs to be a lot more emphasis on what a child can do instead of what they cannot do.” -- Temple Grandin

Epic Developmental Services, an Aveanna Healthcare Company
NOW HIRING

  • Board Certified Behavior Analysts
  • Behavior Specialist Consultants
  • ABA Therapists
  • Therapeutic Support Staff Workers
  • Paraprofessionals
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Physical Therapist
  • Speech Language Pathologist

Philadelphia | Bucks | Montgomery | Chester | Delaware | Lehigh | Northampton Counties

 

Aveanna’s ABA services provide children with the strategies and skills necessary to maximize their individual potential, achieve meaningful outcomes, and reach their goals to the greatest extent possible.

Our Staff carry manageable caseloads and have the power to build flexible schedules within a variety of settings and programs.

  • Consultations within schools
  • In-Home Treatment
  • Community

We never compromise the integrity of the quality service we provide to our children and families. That is why so many of our staff members stay with Epic. Not to mention having access to very knowledgeable clinical leadership every day!

If you value exceptional and individualized client care, Epic is the place for you! Here is why:

Our Benefits are EPIC!

We truly thank YOU for making a difference and believing all things are possible!

APPLY HERE @ Careers@Aveanna.com 

 

Learn more by contacting our Corporate Recruiting Department at 469-998-1915 or visiting www.Aveanna.com