Registered Behavior Technician - Marcus Autism Center - Skill Acquisition
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday
Employment Type: Full-Time
Location: Marcus Autism Center
Requisition #: 72788
Provides direct client services under the supervision of a BCBA or BCBA-D. The Behavior Technician is primarily responsible for the direct implementation of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) protocols.
• High school diploma
• No minimum experience required
• Bachelor’s degree in related field is highly preferred (Psychology, Education, ABA, Behavioral Health, Occupational Therapy, Speech Language Pathology, etc.) • Experience in the implementation of behavioral assessment/treatment programs with children with developmental disabilities • Knowledge of normal/abnormal growth and development throughout the age continuum • Experience with Microsoft Office
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*
• Ability to provide, assess, interpret, and communicate client-specific data in response to treatment protocols • Must possess strong organizational and time management skills along with ability to manage multiple tasks • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills • Must possess excellent customer service skills • Must be able to successfully pass the Registered Behavior Technician exam, the Marcus Crisis Prevention Program (MCPP) post-test, and teaching procedures role playing
1. Provides direct client care utilizing applied behavior analysis protocols under the supervision of a BCBA or BCBA-D. 2. Communicates case-related activities with supervisors using written and verbal communication. 3. Accurately collects behavior data during direct observations using data collection systems. 4. Assists in the monitoring (e.g., data collection and data entry) and adjustment of routine behavioral assessments and protocols. 5. Utilizes safe and appropriate handling, management, and guidance procedures when transporting or working with clients. 6. Completes a daily assignment (e.g., research data entry, creating packets of documents, tidying up areas of the unit, etc.). 7. Attends team supervision meetings and required trainings.
Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistance
Bending/Stooping - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.
Lifting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Pushing/Pulling - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Some potential for exposure to blood and body fluids
Address: 1920 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta, GA 30329
Function: Allied Health - Behavior Health