ABA Therapist

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Position: ABA Therapist (Full Time)

 School District: Regional School District 13, Durham/Middlefield, Connecticut

School: Brewster Elementary School

Job Description:  Regional School District 13 is seeking an ABA Therapist to work with students with special education needs characteristic of a diagnosis of Autism in the school setting.  The successful candidate will have experience in working directly with this student population. Background in special education or psychology preferred. Training will be provided.  Ability to work collaboratively with a team and be receptive to feedback as well as possess strong communication, behavioral management and organizational skills is a must.  

 Qualifications:  Bachelor’s Degree preferred, but not required. Extensive experience will be considered. 

 Reports to: Director of Student Services and Special Education, Building Principal

 Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 
  • To provide specialized ABA instruction (discrete trials) to identified students as assigned.

  • To identify, develop and modify ABA programs in a collaborative, consultative manner with ABA Lead and team.

  • To communicate, collaborate and consult with members of student’s team, including Special Education teacher; this will be on a daily basis with Special Education teacher and ABA Lead  on a weekly basis at a minimum.

  • To collect accurate data and interpret this data with ABA Lead and team as appropriate to modify programming.

  • To address behavioral needs of individual students using appropriate range of interventions.

  • To participate in pre-teaching meetings, team meetings, and PPTs.

  • To modify classroom materials and work as needed.

  • To provide home programming/instruction as assigned.

  • Supports and promotes the District’s Core Ethical Values with students, colleagues and parents.

 

To Apply: Click APPLY at the top right corner of this screen.

 

Regional School District 13 does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, color, religion, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, or ancestry with respect to employment practices or in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following person has been designated to handle inquiries and grievances regarding these non-discrimination policies and practices:  Jennifer Keane, Director of  Student Services and Special Education,135A Pickett Lane, Durham, CT 06422.  Phone: 860-349-7208.

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Regional School District 13

135A Pickett Lane, Durham, CT 06422
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$23,922

State Average: $20,481

% ELL Students

0%

State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

11.21

State Average: 12.29

% IEP Students

15%

State Average: 14%

FTE

337

State Average: 479