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Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) in East Bay

Are you looking for a company where your happiness, growth and success are valued as much as your clients? Do you have a passion for psychology, human development, speech and language, special education, or related fields? Would you like to help learners with autism develop communication, social skills, and daily living skills? You may have found what you’re looking for as an RBT with Inspire Behavioral Learning, LLC! Come inspire children, teens, and young adults to learn and make a difference in their lives! 

RBTs provide direct treatment to clients throughout the Bay Area. This role is also known by various names in our industry, such as behavior therapist, behavior interventionist, ABA technician, or ABA therapist.

COVID-19:

 

Telehealth (online therapy) opportunities are available on a temporary basis, in addition to in-person services. This position is not exclusively for telehealth. For in-person essential services, we are following CDC, local and state health and safety guidelines. We provide COVID-19 health and safety paid training, cleaning supplies, hand sanitizer, gloves, and masks for you. We are looking out for you and our clients' health and wellbeing!

Who We Are:

We believe that to inspire learning is to inspire action! We do this by moving individuals to learn in ways that are personally meaningful, motivating, and relevant to their entire lives. We provide outstanding educational and behavioral health services for children, teens, and adults throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

 

What Makes Us Unique:

  • We are a small company focused on quality over quantity. We value excellent applied behavior analysis (ABA) service both for you and your clients, rather than rapid growth at the expense of employee and client happiness.

  • Each employee is valued as a whole person and a unique individual, which is the same respect we give to each client. We use 360 degree feedback, in which everyone's observations matter.

  • We value the integrity of the whole person. As such, we are dedicated to competent, ethical practice in ABA; kind-hearted care for both clients and employees; and acting on principles of behavior and learning to improve lives.

  • ABA is not only a therapy for children with autism, so as an RBT with Inspire Behavioral Learning, you also have the opportunity to work with other populations to become a well-rounded ABA practitioner.

  • Enjoy 30 min or less travel time between clients.

  • You have the opportunity for quarterly performance-based raises, starting 90 days from your date of hire.

Required Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-one-one behavioral therapy for children to young adults with autism and other disabilities and behavioral challenges under the supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

  • Engage learners in interactive behavioral therapy, using the principles of ABA in natural environments, such as the client’s home, school, and community

    • Travel to clients in their homes throughout the East Bay, following health and safety precautions

    • During COVID-19, on a temporary basis, do telehealth sessions as needed

    • Travel to clients in their schools and community locations throughout the East Bay when they reopen, in accordance with health and safety requirements

  • Help learners replace problem behavior and acquire new skills through mastery, generalization, and maintenance of individualized goals in the following areas:

    • Verbal behavior

    • Social skills

    • Play skills

    • Self-help and daily living skills

    • Executive functioning

    • Self-advocacy

  • Implement play-based learning for children and interactive learning for all ages

  • Apply methods of ABA in therapy sessions, including naturalistic and incidental teaching, discrete trial training (DTT), functional communication training (FCT), verbal behavior, differential reinforcement, and positive reinforcement based on learner preferences and choices

  • Organize the environment to promote productive learning

  • Communicate client progress with parents/guardians and teachers where applicable

  • Record accurate, objective session notes in real time

  • Use an online data collection system

  • Maintain confidentiality, privacy and security of client PHI in accordance with HIPAA

  • Participate in training to improve RBT practices and techniques

  • Attend scheduled sessions in accordance with attendance and scheduling policies

  • Maintain Registered Behavior Technician™(RBT®) certification and renewal by the BACB®

  • Demonstrate ongoing competency in the most current RBT® Task List and RBT® Ethics Code 

Required Qualifications:

  • Submit proof of active and unexpired Registered Behavior Technician™(RBT®) certification by the BACB® 

  • BCAT certification may be substituted for RBT certification if RBT certification is attained within 90 days of hire.

  • Only applicants who already have RBT certification will be considered.

  • Minimum six months experience actively working as an RBT® certified by the BACB® or BCAT certified by the BICC.

  • Submit proof of high school diploma, AA/AS or BA/BS degree

  • Valid CA driver’s license

  • Reliable transportation to client locations in cities throughout the East Bay (Solano, Contra Costa, and Alameda Counties)

  • Availability at least three days per week Mon-Sat

  • Availability one Saturday per month

  • Pass a DOJ and FBI background check 

  • Submit proof of negative TB test and immunity or immunizations for rubeola/measles, mumps, rubella; varicella/chicken pox; pertussis/tdap; and hepatitis B (or sign a declination form upon hire)

  • Provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or current major in psychology, applied behavior analysis, human development, speech and language pathology, education, special education or a related field

  • One year experience working with children to young adults with autism and other disabilities

  • Kind, caring, and compassionate in working with families 

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a therapy team

  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills

  • Demonstrated interest in increasing your knowledge and proficiency in ABA

  • Enthusiastic and passionate about inspiring learners to achieve their full potential 

  • Energetic, highly adaptable and dynamic, fun and creative in working with learners

  • Proficient with Google Workspace products (Google Drive, Google Meet, Google Calendar, etc.) and quick to learn technology

Perks and Benefits:

  • Opportunity for quarterly performance-based raises, starting 90 days from your date of hire

  • 30 min or less travel time between clients

  • Paid drive time between client locations

  • Paid training

  • Referral bonuses

  • Mileage reimbursement and other expense reimbursement

  • Paid sick leave 

  • Chromebook/tablet and learning materials provided

  • ABA tuition and professional development assistance for full-time employees

  • Health benefits for full-time employees (30 hours/wk minimum)

  • Paid holidays for full-time employees

  • Opportunity for promotion to Program Supervisor if you attain BCaBA certification, among other qualifications

  • Supportive and friendly environment with ongoing coaching and mentorship

  • Weekly supervision tailored to both the employee's and client's needs

  • Become part of a company that truly cares about both the employee's and client's happiness and success!

Classification: Non-exempt employee 

Compensation: $19-$26/hr DOE

Hours: Part-time

Location: East Bay in Contra Costa and Alameda Counties (greatest current need is in San Ramon)

Keywords: this position is also known by various names in our industry, such as ABA Therapist, Behavior Therapist, Behavior Interventionist, Behavior Assistant, or ABA Technician. 

Apply: Click the link below to submit your resume and cover letter, specifying why you might be a great fit!

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CONTACT

Email: careers@inspirebehavior.com
Phone: 510-296-5519

Fax: 510-296-5780

Hours:

M-F   8:00 AM-7:30 PM

Sat    9:00 AM-6:30 PM

Sun   Closed

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