Careers

Current Employment Opportunities

Behaviorist

Salary: $50,000

Responsibilities:

  • Provide clinical assistance to all departments with the Kennedy Center to include all Residential Facility Progams, Children's Division, DMHAS, Supported Employment and the Community Experience Programs.
  • Provide technical assistance and matrix supervision to case managers and coordinators to assure and reinforce active treatment approaches.
  • Develop and write, with the assistance of the appropriate program staff, behavioral programs for individual consumers.
  • Provide ongoing training to staff in the areas of programming strategies, behavior plan development, intervention techniques, data collection, report writing and crisis intervention strategies.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Behavioral Sciences, Special Education or related field required. Masters Degree preferred.
  • Must have completed Master's in Behavior Analysis and committed to BCBA status.

  • Minimum of two years experience with Children’s Behavioral Health Services and/or persons with autism preferred.
  • Minimum of two years experience writing behavioral programs for persons with disabilities.
  • Efficient and skilled in Microsoft Word, Excel and the internet.
  • Valid Drivers License and must pass driving test both written and road and maintain a satisfactory driving record.
  • You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.
  • Depending upon assignment, must be able to work in a variety of settings, weather conditions and locations.
  • Must maintain CPI, CPR and First Aid certification.

Date Posted:

04/12/17 - 37.5 hours per week - Flexibility required evening and weekend hours
Monday though Friday: between 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Contact info:
Human Resources
Fax: 203-371-1479
hr@kennedyctr.org