Interventionist- Autism- Floating- $2,000 SIGN ON BONUS

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-Bob Bick, Chief Executive Officer


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Interventionist- Autism- Floating:

Employees in this position may be eligible for up to $3,000 in grant-funded tuition or loan assistance.

Provide substitute coverage or additional coverage for staff during absences and provide back-up pager coverage.  Respond flexibly to program needs and coordinate scheduling when needed. 

The Autism Spectrum Program (ASP) provides support services to individuals ages 2-21 with an autism spectrum disorder. Services are provided in home, school, and community settings and target teaching essential skills including social communication, adaptive behavior, daily living and functional learning skills. The ASP also provides consultation and training services regarding autism and evidence based interventions.

Provide 1:1 support to children in home, school, and community based settings.  Receive comprehensive training in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) as well as excellent supervision. 

Responsibilities:

  • Respond flexibly to program coverage needs
  • Carry pager during work hours
  • Provide pager back up and coordination of scheduling in Program Assistant's absence
  • Provide 1:1 support to children with autism in home, school, and community based settings
  • Using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis, effectively implement treatment techniques
  • Implement identified behavior management techniques
  • Collect/record daily data effectively
  • Safely transport clients
  • Clinical documentation

Requirements:

  • 1 year's combination of experience, skills and/or education
  • Use of a personal vehicle and a clean driving record
  • Ability to establish positive, therapeutic relationships with children while safely managing behavior
  • Solid oral/written communication skills

Structure:

  • Full time (37.5 hours)
  • Union 
  • Non-exempt 
  • Starting at $21.53 an hour
  • We offer a competitive salary commensurate to experience

Benefits:

  • Generous time off starting at 36 days of combined time off per year for full-time employees (and increasing with years of service); pro-rated for positions 16 hours or more
  • Comprehensive BCBS Medical with 80% agency-paid premium support for individuals, couples, and families (pro-rated for part time). This Point of Service Plan features no deductible.
  • Two Dental options through Delta Dental
  • Vision Insurance
  • Employer 401(k) contributions 
  • Employer Paid Life, AD&D, Short Term and Long Term insurance
  • Medical & Childcare Flexible Spending Account
  • Childcare Stipend
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee referral program with financial payment
  • Discounted online undergraduate/graduate courses through Champlain College truED
  • Award-winning workplace wellness program including physical fitness groups for staff, financial wellness incentives, and ongoing workplace wellness advocacy and education
  • Voluntary benefits from local/international businesses: discounted gym memberships, mobile phone service, ski/snowboard passes, auto/home insurance, and more!
  • Employee referral and sign on bonus is subject to Howard Center policy.

Our Values: Clients are at the heart of our decision making. We are committed to individual and collective well-being and success. We are responsible stewards of the resources entrusted to us. We are steadfast in our practice and pursuit of excellence. 

Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color, LGBTQIA and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy.