Behavior Analyst - Center for Autism and Developmental Disorders

  • MaineHealth
  • South Portland, ME, USA
  • Jan 23, 2021

Job Description

Summary

  • Position Summary
    • The Behavior Analyst works as an integral member of the multidisciplinary treatment team addressing skill acquisition and behavior reduction for children with autism and/or developmental disabilities ages 3-5 in the special purpose preschool and birth to 3 in an in-home program. The Behavior Analyst is actively involved in functional assessment, development of positive behavior support plans, staff training and consultation, data collection and analysis, caregiver training and support, and overall maintenance of behavioral assessment and treatment protocols.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Experience working with children with autism and intellectual disability
    • Certification from the Behavior Analyst Certification Board as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst required
    • Master’s degree and 2+ years of post-certification behavior analytic experience required
    • DOE fingerprinting required
    • Must display strong interpersonal, planning, and analytical skills, professionalism, and maturity
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to adapt readily to change, work flexibly within a team, and work within a fast-paced environment
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel required