Line Therapist / Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)
Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: October 31, 2018
Organization: Project HOPE Foundation
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- High School Diploma or the national equivalent (GED, HiSET, TASC).
- Certified as a Registered Behavior Technician or commitment to become certified by successfully completing a 40-hour training course (provided by Project HOPE Foundation) in Applied Behavior Analysis, and passing the RBT Competency Assessment and RBT examination.
- Reliable transportation and car insurance.
- Physical ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and actively engage with children in multiple locations.
- Clear criminal background check and TB test.
- Positive attitude and ability to work within a team environment.
Line Therapists work in client teams under the supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), implementing individualized educational and behavioral programming through 2-4 hour sessions of one-on-one therapy.
- Provide direct 1:1 ABA services targeting the development of language and play and new academic, behavioral, social, and daily living skills.
- Develop replacement responses for difficult or disruptive behaviors.
- Create a fun, engaging environment for clients, using each individual’s motivations to promote meaningful learning opportunities and experiences.
- Collect data on clients’ goals using an iPad.
- Communicate with fellow therapists and BCBAs regarding client programs.
- Provide support to parents, teachers, and caregivers through the modeling of appropriate interactions.
- Participate in ongoing training to maintain certifications and further develop best clinical practices.