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Community Support/Systematic Skill Building Specialist - Sign on Bonus available!


York, Pennsylvania, United States

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$500 sign on bonus available!

The Community Support Specialist is responsible for providing support and one-on-one interventions to Adult Autism Waiver consumers. This position is responsible for working with adults on acquiring, developing, and increasing social engagement and independent living skills, and increased interaction in the community and home settings.

The Adult Direct Support Provider (Systematic Skill Building Specialist) uses evidence-based methods to help participants acquire skills that promote independence and integration into the community. 

Position details:  This is a full-time position with benefits. This position will provide services in the Lancaster/Lebanon/York, PA area.  This position requires travel and consumer transportation in the employee’s personal vehicle.

Job responsibilities of the Community Support Specialist/Systematic Skill Building Specialist:

  • Implements interventions in home, school, and various community environments
  • Completes all required clinical documentation
  • Participates in assessment of needs, and objective development, as appropriate
  • Collects data related to progress on consumer objectives
  • Transports consumer to engage in community activities
  • Responds to emergency/crisis situations with team members and consumers
  • Maintains assigned, planned schedule
  • Maintains a commitment to professional development
  • Adheres to professional and ethical interaction policies and procedures
  • Develop the Skill Building Plans for assigned participants
  • Provide direct supports once SBP is completed.
  • Provide consultative supports to promote generalization of skills across different environments
  • Performs additional duties as required
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work, Psychology, Education or in another field required
  • 3 years’ experience working directly supporting individuals with ASD in the community
  • Must possess a valid Pennsylvania driver’s license

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

FBR provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment free from unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or any other status protected by local, state, or federal law.