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ABA Assistant

The person in this position will provide Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services, implementing individual treatment plans based on the principals of behavior analysis under the supervision of a Licensed Behavior Analyst. Assigned clients will be children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) displaying challenging and/or aggressive behaviors within the home, school or community settings or Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services with in a clinic based Day Program delivering Intensive Early Intervention services.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Behavior Analysis, Developmental Psychology, Special Education or other related degrees.
  • Experience: One year of experience working with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or developmental disabilities.
  • Licenses/Certificates/Registration: Application for Certified Behavior Technician within one week of completing the 40 hours of required supervision/training by a BCBA/LBA. Current Washington State driver’s license and proof of automobile liability insurance coverage; and a current First Aid/CPR card, or obtained within 45 days of hire. Trained in Right Response. NOTE: FBI fingerprints required if have lived in Washington State less than the last 3 consecutive years.
  • Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Bilingual preferred. In designated bi-lingual positions, must demonstrate ability to translate at level 9 on the ALTA language proficiency test. The ability to provide direct services of behavior interventions and data collection and graphing. Ability to engage with parents and/or teachers to implement behavior intervention protocols under the supervision of a Licensed Behavior Analyst. The ability to respond to challenging behaviors in a calm and professional manner within multiple settings. The ability to be independent in prioritizing daily tasks within the work setting.

About YVFWC

We serve more than 149,000 across 24 medical clinics, 12 dental clinics, 8 pharmacies, and 59 program sites in two states. We are Level 3 Certified as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). With integrated services including medical, dental, pharmacy, orthodontia, primary care nutritional counseling, autism screening, and primary care behavioral health, YVFWC’s patient-centered model of care offers patients the full spectrum of care and shelter assistance, energy assistance, weatherization, HIV and AIDS counseling and testing, home visits, and four mobile medical/dental clinics.

Working at YVFWC

Working in our organization means being the passionate champion for those who have no voice. It means having the opportunity to work with underserved populations and with peers committed to the same work.

At Farm Workers Clinic:

  • We will consistently trust one another to work for the common good.
  • We will foster integrity by demonstrating ethical behavior and insisting on doing what we say we will do.
  • We will demonstrate transparency by being candid and truthful no matter the risk.
  • We will create partnerships to strengthen ourselves and our community.
  • We will fight for just treatment for all individuals.
  • We will let joy in.
  • We have the courage to be an agent of change and refuse anything short of excellence.

Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.