Behavior Analyst

    Cleveland Clinic
    Cleveland, OH
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Job Summary:

    BCBAs work with students and patients throughout the Center for Autism. They are involved in the whole process, from intakes to assessment, development and monitoring of treatment plans. Participate in training and supervision of staff as necessary. Communicate with all interested parties and maintain compliance with appropriate policies and regulatory standards.

    Responsibilities:
    • Participate in intake process for potential students/clients, conduct initial and ongoing assessments, develop and monitor treatment plan/goals, and generate and maintain appropriate documentation.
    • Initiate and complete functional behavioral assessments, develop behavioral treatment plans, and monitor progress on plans, and making modifications as needed.
    • Participate in new and ongoing staff training, conduct BCBA and RBT/CBT supervision, train staff/parents on goals and plans, and conduct ongoing fidelity checks; lead community workshops and present at local conferences.
    • Communicate with parents, educators, insurance companies, and other professionals regarding progress and submit required documentation; maintain compliance with appropriate policies and regulatory standards.
    • Other duties as assigned.
    Education:
    • Master's in Applied Behavior Analysis, Psychology, Education or related field required.
    Certifications:
    • Board Certified Behavior Analyst required and Certified Ohio Behavior Analyst (COBA) required within 6 months of employment.
    Competencies (Complexity of Work):
    • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work unsupervised or with minimal supervision.
    • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate actions in volatile situations.
    Work Experience:
    • Minimum three years of experience working with individuals with autism utilizing the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis required.
    • Minimum three years of experience working with varying ages and ability levels, conducting behavioral assessments, creating and implementing treatment plans, and training parents and staff preferred.
    Physical Requirements:
    • Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting students, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination, physically able to manage students of varying weight and sizes.
    • Requires normal or corrected vision and hearing.
    • May be exposed to communicable diseases.
    Personal Protective Equipment:
    • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required for procedures.
    The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic's Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days. Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.

    Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
    Posting ID: 556643025Posted: 2020-05-21