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ABA Program Supervisor

Hayward, CaliforniaFull-time
About the Job
About Behavior Nation:
Behavior Nation provides Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services to individuals with Developmental Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). We provide high-quality services for children as well as training and education for their families.

POSITION SUMMARY:
Program Manager serves in the field as the manager responsible for the case, mastering daily case management skills, including developing and overseeing clinical programs, supervising Behavior Technicians and providing education and training for client caregivers.

EDUCATION:
Required:
  • Bachelor’s Degree + 12-semester units in applied behavior analysis + 1 year of experience in implementing behavior modification intervention services.
Or
  • Bachelor’s Degree + 2 years of experience in implementing behavior modification intervention services + RBT Certification.
Or
  • Board Certified Associate Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) certification.

Preferred: 
  • Master’s degree in Psychology, Education, Applied Behavior Analysis, Speech and Hearing Services, or related field.
  • Board Certified Associate Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) certification.

Benefits:
  • Competitive pay and Monthly bonus opportunities (eligibility per company policy).
  • Professional Development Opportunities and Training.
  • Opportunities to attend conferences (per company policy).
  • Paid Training.
  • Sick and vacation days.
  • 401 K per company policy.
  • Paid drive time and mileage.
  • Opportunities for career advancement.
  • Medical and dental benefits for full-time employees.
  • Company laptop and other digital devices.
  • PM/BCaBA supervision by seasoned BCBA’s.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
  • Deliver clear, concise, constructive and actionable communications, insights, feedback to staff and client families with professionalism, HR-compliant language and a spirit of customer service.
  • Efficiently produce each client’s clinical programs, reports, and other supervision documents accurately and completely in compliance with contracted (billable) hours.
  • Directly supervise, train and support BIs, from entry-level to advanced, to successfully exhibit the necessary confidence and authority to build rapport with families and conduct effective sessions from Day 1, regardless of, and in alignment with, their personal level of experience.
  • Provide coverage for peers during their absences and provide direct therapy to clients if the BI is absent and other coverage is not available.
  • Respect the time of colleagues and client families by maintaining a punctual, consistent, reliable schedule, and inspiring others to reflect the same attitude and shared the commitment.
  • Provide training and on-going support to caregivers and family members tailored to support their communication and learning styles, and cultural needs.
  • Maintain professional, regular and effective (timely and accurate) communication with client families and all colleagues (administrative and clinical).
  • Produce clinical and administrative duties and paperwork with accuracy and timeliness and in compliance with the contracted (billable) hours allotted.
  • With a spirit of leadership and teamwork, attend and lead clinical team and training meetings.
  • Comply with the company’s policies, procedures, timelines, and budgets.
  • Assist in effective development and delivery of ABA and other services as needed by their supervisor and area director.

BASIC & PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be able to lift 30 to 60 pounds.
  • Must be able to lift and carry clients with adaptive equipment.
  • Must be willing and able to restrain/hold/transport and utilize quick body movements as indicated in the Behavior Intervention Plan in the course of working with children with challenging behaviors.
  • Must have the manual dexterity to perform specific computer and electronic device functions, and paper means for data collection.
  • Must be physically present at the assigned job location, which may include home, school, community and clinic placements.
  • Must be able to receive detailed information through oral communication.
  • Must have visual acuity to read and comprehend written communication through a computer, electronic devices, and paper means.
  • Must have reliable transportation and be willing and able to travel between different job sites within the San Francisco Bay Area.
  • Must have a valid California Driver’s License & insurance in good standing.
  • Must maintain a professional appearance with regard to clothing, grooming, hair, and make-up.
  • Must pass a criminal background check (Clean DOJ/FBI record).
  • Must have or be able to acquire First Aid/CPR Certification.
  • Must have or be able to successfully complete RBT certification if does not have BCaBA certification.
  • Must pass TB test, and have up-to-date immunization record (per company requirements).
  • Must be at least 18 years of age or older.
  • Strong interest in working with individuals impacted by neurodevelopmental disorders