Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

 

Job Category:

Other

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

06793

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Not Specified

Behavior Specialist & Data Analyst

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health - Washington, Connecticut

Posted: 11/12/2018

Are you interested in making a positive difference in the lives of students? Do you enjoy working in a collaborative environment?

If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team.

As a Behavioral Specialist & Data Analyst at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.

We offer:

  • A great culture with a supportive team structure
  • Competitive salary and benefits

The Devereux Glenholme School is seeking enthusiastic professionals to join our team as Behavior Specialist & Data Analyst. Located in Washington, CT, the Glenholme School is a therapeutic boarding school for students, ages ten to young adults. The program provides a positive atmosphere designed to build competence for students to thrive socially and academically. Our comprehensive learning environment supports the success of students with high functioning autism spectrum disorders including Asperger's, ADHD, OCD, Tourette, depression, anxiety and various learning differences.

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Designing, implementing, and teaching staff to implement behavior observation systems, training/support plans, and behavior intervention guidelines.

  • Assisting program management and staff with daily activity schedule to ensure it meets all student needs.

  • Collecting, summarizing and presenting data on students.

  • Participating in clinical treatment team meetings.

  • Working with families on goals their child is working on and how to implement while at home.

  • Providing verbal, written and graphic communication for internal and external review.

  • Consulting residential staff to ensure the provision of effective and efficient service delivery.

  • Delivering interventions to students.

  • Writing Behavior Support Plans and training staff on implementing goals.

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Our Culture, Our Expectations

At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical (including medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off and a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.

Visit http://benefits.devereux.org to see why we are a great place to work!

The accomplished individual will possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, Masters preferred in ABA, Psychology, Special Education or related field.
  • Two years experience working with youth with emotional, psychiatric or behavioral disorders.
  • Experience with Functional Behavior Assessments and writing Behavior Support Plans.
  • Training and experience in Applied Behavior Analysis.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive and perform in an ever-changing, fast paced and demanding environment.
  • Strong problem solving skills and attention to detail.

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