Behavioral Treatment Technician - Autism (West Bend)

West Bend, Wisconsin, United States

 


 

At FamilyPath, our mission is to provide high-quality treatment programs and effectively engage, teach, and support the families who entrust us with their children.  We believe the best outcomes occur when we invest in relationships with clients, staff, and community partners and we are guided by our core values:  Integrity, Respect, Compassion and Collaboration.

FamilyPath Autism Services employs over 100 people, each striving to make a difference in the lives of the children and families we serve. We love this work and we’re looking for individuals who share this attitude. To learn more about us, visit our website:  www.familypathautism.com

As a Behavioral Treatment Technician, you will begin with a comprehensive paid training program to prepare and equip you to serve as the child's play partner and deliver therapy by applying strategies and methods that target goals from the child's treatment program.

Your training program will last approximately two (2) weeks and include a combination of:

  • Online Training Modules
  • Independent Readings
  • Observation Sessions
  • Field Training Sessions

What you will get to do as a Behavioral Treatment Technician with FamilyPath:

  • Be part of dynamic team supporting 2 or more children in reaching their treatment goals
  • Provide direct support to children and families in 1:1 and group settings in the family’s home
  • Collect, record, and summarize data on observable client behavior
  • Assist with parent and caregiver training in line with client’s individualized treatment program
  • Communicate with parents and caregivers regarding client progress
  • Assist in preparing play materials
  • Collaborate with parents/caregivers, outside professionals and co-workers

The Knowledge, Skills and Abilities you need as a Behavioral Treatment Technician:

  • Ability to accept constructive feedback and develop knowledge and skill sets accordingly
  • Effective time management skills and ability to manage multiple tasks at one time
  • The ability to express oneself clearly in conversations and interactions with others
  • Ability to develop and maintain professional relationships with clients, co-workers and supervisors
  • Ability to adhere to organizational policies and procedures and abide by code of ethics
  • Commitment to maintain client confidentiality and adhere to HIPAA laws
  • Commitment to development of clinical skills and technology to perform job responsibilities
  • Maintain a professional appearance and a clean, safe, and organized therapy environment
  • Gives honest and constructive feedback to other team members
  • Seeks opportunities to work on teams and develop experience, and knowledge
  • Provide assistance, information, or other support to build or maintain relationships with others

Basic & Physical Requirements:

  • Able to lift 25 pounds
  • Able to assume a variety of postures (kneeling, sitting or standing) for extended periods of time
  • Dexterity to perform specific computer and electronic device functions for data collection
  • Be physically present at the assigned job location
  • Must have reliable transportation and be willing and able to travel between different job sites

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 18 years’ old
  • Pass a Criminal Background Check
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Reliable Transportation

Experience:

  • Required: None
  • Preferred: Implementing Applied Behavior Analysis, Speech or Occupational Therapy in working with children ages birth to 6 years old in a 1:1 setting

Education:

  • Required: High School Diploma or its equivalent
  • Preferred: Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Education, Applied Behavior Analysis, Speech and Hearing Services, or related field.

Wage & Benefits:

  • Reimbursement for Qualified Travel Time & Mileage
  • Paid Time Off (Earned for each hour worked)
  • Worker's Compensation Insurance
  • Opportunities for Career Advancement

       For Eligible Employees:

  • Employer Sponsored Group Health Insurance
  • Employer Sponsored Dental Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Work - Life Balance Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 401(k) with Employer Match