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Behavior Support Specialist

Location:

Collegeville, Pennsylvania, United States

Date published:

12-Mar-2020

The Behavior Support Specialist is responsible for providing direct and indirect behavioral intervention and consultation to consumers, family, and other stakeholders.  This position is responsible for guiding treatment by developing a treatment plan, monitoring progress on goals, intervening directly with a consumer, and developing programs, as appropriate.


Position details:  This is a part time position, working approximately 12 hours per week. This position will provide services in the Montgomery County, PA area.  This position requires travel and consumer transportation in the employee’s personal vehicle.


Job responsibilities of the Behavior Support Specialist:

  • Leads and directs individualized treatment
  • Provides treatment of the whole person
  • Consults with all members of the treatment team to ensure plan participation
  • Monitors individualized consumer-drive data to address consumer needs
  • Supervises response to emergency/crisis situations with team members and consumers 
  • Participates in required meetings, evaluations, supervision and trainings
  • Completes all required clinical documentation
  • Maintains assigned, planned schedule
  • Maintains a commitment to professional development
  • Adheres to professional and ethical interaction policies and procedures
Requirements:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, Education, or similar human services field
  • Must possess a valid Pennsylvania driver’s license
  • Clearances: (Perspective employee must have the following clearances before their first day)
    • PA State Child Abuse Clearance (Upon hire, prior to working with clients, and every year thereafter)
    • Pennsylvania State Criminal Background Check (Upon hire, prior to working with clients and every year thereafter
    • FBI Clearance - Department of Human Services
AERI staff will be transporting consumers and are responsible for providing his/her proof of insurance face sheet that notes the Liability coverage limits of at least $100,000 bodily injury and at least $300,000 total per accident in their policy.


About Family Behavioral ResourcesWe work in local schools, homes, and communities servicing children with diagnosed behavioral and mental health disorders.  We also provide Outpatient Mental Health Therapy in numerous locations throughout the state of PA and in Ohio. Our mission is to empower people to improve their lives by providing the highest quality behavioral health care.


FBR is an Equal Opportunity Employer