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OUR BENEFITS (30+ hours per week)

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Health Benefits
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Home & Auto Insurance Discount (Liberty Mutual)
  • Electronic Health Record (EHR)
  • Strong Team Environment
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Training and Development Opportunities
  • ...and more!

Job Detail

Behavior Support Specialist

Location:

Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States

Date published:

16-Oct-2018

This position will be servicing the Lebanon County area and we are hiring as soon as possible!

Part time hours are available at this time.

JOB PURPOSE:  This position 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.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB RESULTS AND FUNCTIONS:

 

Leads and directs individualized treatment

By adhering to applicable county, state and federal standard regulations when developing an individualized treatment plan, individual service plan, and/or treatment goals for consumers; programming and data analysis in order to monitor consumer progress

 

Provides treatment of the whole person

By providing service and supervision in collaboration with all team members involved with the consumer, and with the understanding that treatment of the whole person is crucial

 

Consults with all members of the treatment team to ensure plan participation

By training and consulting with all members of the treatment team to ensure full understanding of purpose objectives, methods, and documentation of the treatment plan, behavioral support plan and/or individual service plan.

 

Monitors individualized consumer-drive data to address consumer needs

By completing on-going analysis and evaluation of efficacy of behavioral treatment goals to address consumer’s current need and adjust plans, as necessary, and regularly communicate updates to required members of the treatment team

 

Supervises response to emergency/crisis situations with team members and consumers

By committing to ensuring the safety of the consumer, and the proper utilization of de-escalation skills, when needed

 

Participates in required meetings, evaluations, supervision and trainings

By collaborating with all members of the treatment team and participating, when necessary, in all required meetings, assessments, evaluations, trainings and supervision, per agreement with supervisor

 

Completes all required clinical documentation

By completing all required documentation related to provision of treatment, as outlined in program requirements and provider policy 

 

Maintains assigned, planned schedule

By following program guidelines to ensure regular service provision and maintenance of caseload, per agreement with program supervisor

 

Maintains a commitment to professional development

By participating in on-going supervision, training, and department and team meetings, as outlined by policies and procedures

 

Adheres to professional and ethical interaction policies and procedures

By interacting professionally, ethically, and respectfully with consumers, other team members – including family members, and co-workers, at all times; following policy and procedure and maintaining appropriate professional boundaries

 

Supports on-going and future business needs

By completing other duties, as assigned, to effectively support business priorities and processes      

 

IMPACT OF RESULTS:

Directly interacts with consumers and impacts overall wellness and mental health based on effectiveness of implemented clinical modalities; directly impacts the customer service experience and continued business relationship of those parties.

                

 JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

 

EDUCATION  

Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, Education, or similar human services field

 

EXPERIENCE

At least 1 year of experience in either a CASSP service system or employed by a licensed mental health services agency or subcontracted agency.  Or completed training in conducting and using a Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA), and in positive behavioral support.  Training must be provided by the Bureau of Autism Services, or an accredited college or university.  For IDD cases, application must have at least 2 years of experience working with IDD consumers.