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Behavior Technician/Behavior Therapist

companyEyas Landing
locationChicago, IL, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

Do you enjoy working with neurodiverse children? Want to gain a wide range of pediatric behavior therapy experience? Join our team as we grow our Merlin Day Academy program! Merlin Day Academy is Eyas Landing's newest innovative program designed to provide education and therapeutic intervention in a supportive classroom environment.

We are seeking a Behavior Technician to join our team of top pediatric specialists for a full-time caseload. Ideal candidates should be interested in developing their clinical skills using evidence-based practice in a multi-disciplinary, collaborative setting through one-on-one and group sessions with children and adolescents, and providing family support through direct service. 

Responsibilities

Maintains a caseload of therapy groups, individual therapy sessions and daily case management tasks.

Completes daily treatment notes, daily data input and analysis, and other documentation as needed within required time frame.

Implements the Merlin Day curriculum and to theories of practice models supporting Merlin's therapeutic model.

Participates in on-going collaboration with the client's team and family including weekly emails, phone calls and in person discussions.

Establishes and maintains relationships with clients and families by providing parent education, home programs, and parent support as needed under supervision of BCBA.

Collaborates with the BCBA assigned to each of their clients to complete supervision as required.

Collaborates with scheduling team to manage caseload requirements.

Creates visual schedules, social stories, and client programs to help support therapy goals.

Requirements

High school diploma, GED, or equivalent required; Bachelor's degree preferred

Experience working with children or clients with special needs required

Experience working with children with autism preferred

Prior ABA experience and/or RBT credential preferred

Who We Are

Eyas Landing is an outpatient, multidisciplinary pediatric therapy clinic. Our Merlin Day Academy program provides students with autism, ADHD, sensory processing disorder, and other neuro-diverse learning needs ages 6 to 14 an intensive, individualized educational environment that cultivates relationship-based, family-centered care to strengthen educational and functional skills for students to become active, successful participants in their community. Our collaborative team of therapists and educators provide special education and occupational therapy, applied behavior analysis (ABA), developmental therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy, language therapy, nutrition, and feeding therapy services.

We're expanding in West Loop and our brand-new facility in Avondale, and our sister companies (Eyas Landing & Blue Bird Day Program) support families in West Loop, Northcenter, and Wheaton.

Learn more at eyaslanding.com/careers/!

Birds of a feather...work together!

Our comprehensive benefits

Competitive hourly rate

Competitive Paid Time Off (PTO)

401k with substantial company match

Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO medical insurance

Dental and Vision insurance

$25,000 Life Insurance policy

Travel reimbursement for all offsite sessions

On-site staff parking for therapists with off-site sessions

Continuing education reimbursement and professional development days

Our supportive, collaborative culture

In-depth onboarding to set you up for success

Individualized mentorship focused on your unique goals

Department and all staff meetings

Birthday and Anniversary celebrations

Branded Company Apparel

Fundraising initiatives

Holiday celebrations

And MORE!

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