Multicultural Services of Pioneer Valley, Inc

Board Certified and Licensed Behavior Analysis

Location: MCS Holyoke Office

Supervisor: Lauren Jackson

Shift Available: Full Time

Our ABA program provides home and community-based services that enhance the capacities of individuals with Autism and their families to maximize the quality of life as individuals and members of their community.

      • The BCBA/LABA will work with children, adolescents, and adults with Autism and their families providing in-home and community-based ABA services.  The candidate must be dedicated, reliable, and flexible.
      • $1,000 sign-on bonus.

Responsibilities:

      • Provide in-home and/or out in the community ABA therapy for clients with Autism.
      • Develop treatment plans that identify specific and measurable objectives.
      • Develop, assess, and monitor clinical training as necessary.
      • Develop and monitor social skills groups as necessary.
      • Collaborate with staff, parents, and other personnel working with clients.
      • Provide and monitor RBT and BACB supervision as necessary.
      • Interact with funding source contracts which may include initial and continuation of service authorizations and case discussions.
      • Conduct initial assessments and reassessments as required.
      • Work with clients’ whole families to promote a generalization of acquired skills.
      • Monitor the client’s progress and make changes as needed.
      • Provide field supervision and training to the ABA Therapist as required for cases.
      • Willingness to learn new software and use of adaptive equipment as appropriate.
      • Meet client and environmental needs as required (e.g., lifting, bending, crawling, squatting, reaching, toileting, feeding, self-help skills, assisting with personal hygiene needs, and other duties as appropriate).
      • According to company guidelines, complete necessary documentation and paperwork including session notes, timesheets, travel reports, etc.
      • Availability to work nights, early mornings, and/or weekends.
      • Attend training as required.
      • perform other duties as requested.

Requirements:

        • Board Certification as a Behavior Analyst by the BACB and licensure as a Behavior Analyst by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (to be maintained at all times during employment).
        • Solid knowledge of the principles of ABA.
        • Obtain an NPI number (upon hire)
        • Maintain a CAQH profile (upon hire)
        • Become credentialed with individual insurance companies (upon hire)
        • 1-year experience preferred.
        • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
        • Experience supervising and training ABA therapists implementing ABA interventions.
        • Valid driver’s license and a reliable source of transportation.

For more information please contact Lauren Jackson, Program Director, laurenjackson@mcsnet.org or Karen Fletcher, Administrative Director, karenfletcher@mcsnet.org  at 413-534-3299