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Autism Specialist Trainee

Company: Pediatrics Plus
Location: Frisco
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Are you a compassionate and enthusiastic person looking to positively impact the lives of children diagnosed with Autism?

*At Pediatrics Plus you can do just that!* We are currently seeking individuals interested in training to become Registered Behavior Technicians and join our team of highly qualified professionals that share our vision of Empowering Children to Conquer their World!

Pediatrics Plus is a highly collaborative pediatric healthcare provider. We are committed to helping children succeed in all stages of life through evidence-based therapy (ABA, OT, PT, and Speech) and developmental preschool services, state of the art facilities, specialized equipment, family support and education, and community investment.

*Here are some other reasons you'll love working at Pediatrics Plus: *

* Privately Owned and Operated by Therapists
* Paid Time Off, Benefits, and 401K
* Training & Development
* Personal Growth & Leadership Opportunities
* Supportive & interdisciplinary work environment

*What you will do: *

* The Autism Specialist Trainee works directly under the supervision of the BCBA.
* Participates in the implementation of the Individualized Treatment Plan (ITP), created by the BCBA in collaboration with parents and therapists, to ensure optimal outcomes for patients.
* Participates in implementation daily data collection.
* Participates in entering data collected and updating graphs, along with reporting data to supervising BCBA.
* Assists in observational assessments with the BCBA, such as the ABC (Antecedent, behavior, consequence) log.
* Prepares for all sessions as directed by the skill acquisition program.
* Prepares and implements all materials needed for the skill acquisition.
* Implements appropriate teaching procedures determined by supervising BCBA.
* Implements interventions based on behavior modification determined by supervising BCBA.
* Stores all notes, data collection, graphs, etc. in designated area in compliance with HIPAA.
* Maintains visual supervision of the child at all times. NEVER leave a child unattended.
* Speaks in a well-modulated, pleasant, and caring voice to children, parents and staff.
* Represents the program to parents, visitors, and the public in a positive way.
* Maintains a clean, safe, healthy, and sanitary learning environment by ensuring that children are kept clean and toys and other materials are disinfected each day.
* Displays concern for the rights of children and families served by the clinic.
* Reports for work dressed appropriately and complies with company policies.
* Ensures confidentiality of children and employee information. Responds to internal and external requests for information according to clinic policy.

*Minimum Requirements: *

* High School Diploma / GED
* Complete 40 hours of paid training by supervising BCBA- must be completed within 90 day period once hired
* Pass the RBT competency assessment conducted by supervising BCBA
* Pass the RBT exam through BACB to become a Registered Behavior Technician
* Complete a criminal background check

*Annual Requirements: *

* Pass the RBT competency assessment conducted by supervising BCBA
* Complete annual renewal through BACB
* Receive ongoing supervision and comply with BACB's ethics requirements

*Physical Demands: *

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The employee is regularly required to walk, sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand and stoop, twist, bend, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include near and distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. The employee is required to maintain regular and punctual attendance. The employee is required to complete tasks in a timely manner.

_We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws._

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $17.00 per hour

Benefits:
* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Health savings account
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Retirement plan
* Vision insurance
Medical specialties:
* Pediatrics
Schedule:
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday

Application Question(s):
* Please provide a valid email address to receive communication from Pediatrics Plus.

Education:
* High school or equivalent (Required)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Pediatrics Plus, Dallas , Autism Specialist Trainee, Other , Frisco, Texas

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