Contracted Behavioral Associate

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Description

Position Definition:     The person filling this position will provide one-to-one behavioral interventions with clients and serve as a model for appropriate and pro-social behaviors. 
 
Relationship:      The Behavioral Associate shall be directly responsible to the Assistant Director of Special Programs and Services.
 
Qualifications:
 
Education/Experience:  

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or Special Education.
  • One year experience in Human Services or Special Education.
 
Skills/Knowledge:  

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work positively in a strength-based model with educational staff.
  • Ability to follow daily routine and provide necessary accommodations in order for student to be successful.
  • Due to itinerant nature of position, must have a valid driver’s license.
 
Physical:

  • Ability to physically restrain children/adolescents.
 
Authority: The Behavioral Associate will have the authority to perform all functions listed above in accordance with established policies and procedures.
 
Functions/Duties/Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function/duty/responsibility at acceptable standards. In accordance with both state and/or federal law, reasonable accommodations will be considered upon employee request.
 
Essential:

  • Assist in the development and implementation of a behavior plan for individual students.
  • Provide one-to-one direct interventions for the child which focus on appropriate behaviors necessary for successful adjustment to the daily school routine.
 
Essential:  (continued)

  • Provide instruction for students on study skills, behavior management, conflict resolution, anger management, and peer interaction.
  • Work with student and educational staff to provide stabilization of the student in the school community.
  • Keep data on child’s behavioral progress.
Secondary:

  • Collaborate with teacher and educational staff to ensure successful adjustment to the school environment.
  • Complete appropriate paper work and documentation as required.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Posted By

Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit

4210 INDEPENDENCE DR , SCHNECKSVILLE, PA 18078
 

At the following locations

TBA To Be Announced

4210 Independence Drive , Schnecksville, PA 18078



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$209,279

State Average: $16,365

% ELL Students

State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio

2.25

State Average: 14.21

% IEP Students

State Average: 18%

FTE

707

State Average: 302