Child & Youth Worker/Behaviour Specialist – Free Associate RBT training

As an Independent Contractor at wm+a you work according to your availability and in your area of interest/skill/expertise! NOTE:  Interviews will be held virtually for this position.

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can offer you:

  • Flexibility of work: work options based on your availability
  • Commitment: 24 hour access to support when needed
  • Technical infrastructure: virtual service coordination; online scheduling and CRM system
  • Professional development: clinical training opportunities: ABA, OCD, ADHD, ODD, FASD and more!
  • Recognized credential: RBT (Registered Behaviour Technician) 40 hour online training available to active associates
  • Available mandatory trainings: CPI, SMG and UMAB

Responsibilities:

  • Providing individualized and/or crisis supports to children, youth and adults diagnosed with ASD (autism), Developmental Disability, Mental Health Disorder and/or Dual Diagnosis
  • Implementing client specific goals and ISP/BSP; teaching based on principals of ABA and other evidence-based practices
  • Work with client in their setting: residential, schools/day programs; hospitals and health care setting; family or independent living home; and the community at large
  • Collect, manage and analyze data/ daily documentation relevant to the clients’ specific programs and goals; participate/contribute to case coordination and multi-disciplinary service dialogue.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 full years of experience with individuals diagnosed with ASD (autism), Mental Health Disorders or Dual Diagnosis
  • Must have Community college diploma or university degree in a relevant discipline(CYW, DSW, BA, BST)
  • Strong experience working with complex special needs population (with behavioural challenges)
  • Ability to work independently following a client BSP; critical thinking and sound decision making ability
  • Knowledge of the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis/data collection is an asset
  • Vulnerable Sector Screening required; current VPC accepted within the last 6 months
  • Crisis training (CPI, UMAB, SMG) and Valid Standard First Aid and CPR Level C required