Behavior Therapist

SEARCH Learning Group | Warren, NJ

Posted Date 4/30/2019
Expiration Date5/30/2019

POSITION: Instructor/Data Analyst (Full-Time)


BACKGROUND: Instructors provide direct instruction to young learners with autism using the science of applied behavior analysis (ABA), as well as programming and curriculum design under BCBA oversight.


REQUIREMENTS: All Instructors are required to possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree. Candidates who are currently certified as BCaBA or RBT as recognized by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board(®), and/or pursuing a credential of BCBA, BCaBA, or RBT as recognized by the BACB® are preferred, but not required for consideration.


RESPONSIBILITIES: The following responsibilities will be completed under the supervision of the assigned learners’ Team Leader(s), as well SEARCH's Directors:


Clinical Instruction

  • Provide in-session instruction to assigned learners
  • Demonstrate competence and knowledge in all implemented programs
  • Collect data on skill acquisition and behavior reduction programs using outlined measurement procedures
  • Undergo direct supervision weekly (at minimum)


Data Analysis

  • Create and maintain individualized student curricula
  • Maintain skill acquisition and behavior reduction programming
  • Write individualized skill acquisition programs (e.g., teaching procedures, response definitions)
  • Design instructional units, teaching procedures, data collection systems with BCBA oversight (including generating ideas for programming)
  • Report mastered and stagnant programs to Team Leader via written lists
  • Maintain assigned learner’s data notebook
  • Generate assigned learner’s progress report once per trimester


Parent Involvement

  • Conduct in-session instruction during parent observations
  • Conduct parent training sessions at SEARCH (e.g., identify goals, teaching procedures, data collection systems)
  • Conduct home programming parent training sessions
      • Home visits will take place after 2:30 PM minimally two hours per month



  • Salaried position (commensurate with experience)
  • Benefits and retirement packages available (including paid time off)
  • Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Supervision provided 3-5 hours per week by BCBA (on-site at all times), including to BCBA, BCaBA, and RBT candidates

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Salary36000.00 Annual

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