Primary Location: FL-FLBoynton Beach-813 SE 4th St
Function:Behavioral/Mental Health Professional
Founded in 1997, Florida MENTOR, a partner of The MENTOR Network, offers home and community-based services to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families throughout the Sunshine state. We offer a range of services—including Therapeutic Foster Care and residential living options for adults—including our innovative Host Home program.
Bring your passion and expertise as a Behavior Analyst to our growing, mission-driven organization. Make a positive difference in the lives of others - come join our amazing team! Work within a setting that offers variety, rewarding challenges, and some of the best co-workers you’ll ever find.
We seek an experienced Behavior Analyst to develop behavioral plans and provide behavioral therapy, and other therapeutic services to program participants. Working with your regional team to conduct functional behavior assessments, develop and implement effective, positive, behavioral support plans.
Our Behavior Analyst positions enjoy high-impact with those we serve while providing flexibility with your schedule and location - and offering longer-term career options across our nationwide network.
- Work closely with our individuals and staff to observe, identify, analyze, and document a range of behavior challenges.
- Conduct functional behavioral assessments.
- Develop and implement Behavior Change Plans.
- Create individualized treatment plans to help each individual improve.
- Using training and creativity, explore ways to handle challenging problems for our individuals in home settings, workplaces, and the community.
- Train team members to reinforce implementation of behavioral plans.
- Visit programs for follow-up and ongoing evaluations to realign plans as needed.
- The position requires travel throughout the service areas; hours and schedule are flexible around the people we serve.
What we ask of you:
- Master's Degree in psychology or Behavior Analysis;
- One year experience working with special populations in related capacity;
- Experience with conducting research in behavior analysis within an applied setting preferred;
- Required Certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) or Board Certified Associate Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) ;
- Experience working with individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities is preferred, but bring the right attitude, and we’ll train you for success;
- Effective communication skills a must – ability to communicate clearly with team members, medical professionals, those we serve, and their families.
- Valid Florida Driver's license
- Paid training; Holiday pay; 401(k); paid time off, medical, vision, dental and short term disability;
- Flexibility with your schedule;
- Dynamic work environment, no day is ever the same as the next;
- On-the-job training including career development, advancement and paid CEU opportunities;
- Access to career opportunities throughout our nationwide Network;
- Mileage reimbursement
Each of our programs is designed around the needs of the children and adults we serve and delivered in the communities they call home. We provide the right balance of service and support – combining personal choice, flexibility and community integration with professional oversight, family involvement and stability.
Florida MENTOR is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services to children, adults, and seniors with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families. We have a great work environment, and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. With approximately 30,000 employees serving 30,000 individuals in 35 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast.
Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!