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Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

The Home for Little Wanderers

This is a Contract position in East Walpole, MA posted November 22, 2021.

Relocation assistance and Visa sponsorship available!

The Home at Walpole residential program and Clifford Academy private school at The Home for Little Wanderers based in Walpole, MA is seeking a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA). The services offered at the Clifford Academy are built on the foundation and philosophy that each student and family are unique, with their own set of strengths, goals, needs, and circumstances. The Home at Walpole is a gender-inclusive residential treatment program. The 1:2 intensive group home for youth with autism spectrum disorders and/or intellectual disabilities shares a campus on 166 scenic acres in South Coastal MA, and offers strength-based clinical services to help youth learn to manage their behaviors while preparing them for life in the community.

How You’ll Be Making A Difference

  • Design, develop and implement school-wide management strategies and/or individual behavioral interventions.
  • Responsibilities will be split between the residential program at Walpole and the private school, Clifford Academy.
  • Participate in team meetings providing support and management for the implementation of behavior plans.
  • Provide input and support on follow-up and implementation of reintegration plans for students who are returning to school from hospitalizations or suspensions.
  • Experience in developing/implementing trauma informed programming is needed.
  • Utilize behavior plans that are consistent with program goals and that best fit with students’ age and treatment needs.
  • Perform assessment and evaluation of new students and students consistently struggling to meet the expectations at school.
  • Work as part of an interdisciplinary team to provide quality care. Attend staff meetings, IEP meetings and case conferences; Consult with supervisor and team members on challenging or difficult student issues. Facilitate communication between various providers.
  • Submit reports and documentation in a timely manner. Ensure that documentation meets utilization review and quality assurance standards.
  • Attend in-service training and outside seminars to enhance and develop skills
  • May provide training, workshops and consultations to teachers, parents and collateral staff
  • Perform program specific duties and functions
  • May participate in agency committees
  • Provide on-call coverage and crisis intervention as needed

Qualifications

  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst
  • DESE certification
  • Knowledge of trauma-informed care
  • Excellent cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Computer literate, including Microsoft Office and Internet Explorer, with the ability to learn new software applications

What The Home Can Offer You

In addition to the chance to make a lasting impact on the lives of countless youth, The Home for Little Wanderers offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Extensive training to new staff
  • Generous time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Health and Dental Insurance available upon hire
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with employer match
  • Long-term Disability and Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • And more!