Merakey Autism Behavior Technician (Evenings up to 7:30pm) in Dearborn, Michigan

Merakey is currently seeking a Behavior Technician for our ABA therapy program in Dearborn, MI. This is a part time / fee for service position offering competitive compensation, and advancement opportunities.

ABOUT MERAKEY

Merakey provides Applied Behavior Analysis services through the Michigan Autism Waiver to children and adolescents with an Autism Diagnosis. These services are designed to meet the increasingly complex challenges of those with an ASD diagnosis by providing the right supports in the most efficient, effective, evidence-based manner to enhance traditional programs.

WHAT MERAKEY HAS TO OFFER

  • The stability that comes with working for a national leader in the human services industry

  • Highly competitive compensation plans

  • Career advancement opportunities in a rapidly growing company

  • Flexible scheduling

  • Benefits for all employees including marketplace savings program (discounts on cell phone plans, shopping, travel and more); Wellness programs (including discounted gym memberships, mail order prescription plans); legal and financial services; 24-hour nurse hotline; life/disability coverage; and Employee Assistance Program

  • Benefits for qualifying employees including medical, dental & vision coverage; flexible spending account; 403B retirement plan with company contribution

  • Generous PTO plans including vacation, sick, and holiday pay for qualifying employees

POSITION DETAILS

The Autism Behavior Technician provides one-on-one support and assistance to a student with autism, including support and assistance in the use of medical equipment such as augmentative communication devices; activities of daily living; and monitoring health and behavior.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.

  • Providing one on one ABA therapy for children with autism either at home or in our school/center

  • Understanding and implementation of children's program books

  • Implementation of the child's IPOS, assessment goals, and behavioral/crisis plan

  • Completion of required documentation; including daily behavioral and program data and parent communication

  • Completion of progress notes for every billable contact

  • Daily preparation for sessions

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Note: A Behavior Technician may provide support to more than one student, but not at the same time.

IND2018

IND2018

  • Minimum of a high school degree is required

  • Associates or Bachelors degree highly preferred

  • Current RBT certification OR ability to complete 30 hours of competency-based training within 1 week of employment

  • 6 months of experience working with persons with developmental disabilities preferred

  • Experience working with children with autism is preferred

  • Must be able to work until 7:30pm

EOE Protected Veterans/Disability