Verbal Behavior Coach - Berks County, PA (907)

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TitleVerbal Behavior Coach - Berks County, PA
Posting ID907

Verbal Behavior Coach


Make a difference every day by joining CCRES as a Verbal Behavior Coach!


We are accepting applicants for a Verbal Behavior Coach to support students within a Berks County, PA area school district.

The VB Coach serves in a lead consultative role to the teachers and staff of the site s/he supports.

  • This position works Monday through Friday during the school academic calendar year.
  • Needs within Elementary, Middle and High School schedules.


  • Observe, provide feedback, model, and guide practice for items listed on the PaTTAN site review document in all verbal behavior classrooms and Autism Support classrooms.
  • Provide written summaries/consult notes after each classroom observation/consultation in quantitative data and in observational terms.
  • Provide group training opportunities in coordination with the PaTTAN consultant where appropriate.
  • Communicate with the PaTTAN consultants on a regular basis about progress in the classroom through:
    • Overlapping of time in the classroom with the PaTTAN consultants serving the classroom and/or BCBA visit.
    • Written summaries/consult notes updating the consultants on the internal coach’s recommendations with quantitative data and in observational terms.
    • Keep record of time logs/consult notes in the consultation binder to document independent internal coach site visits.
  • Guide, support, and facilitate the recommendations in the PaTTAN consultant’s summary notes which are based on ABA/VB concepts and the site review.
  • Acquire a skill set similar to that of the PATTAN Autism Initiative consultants so that the ABA/VB program can independently maintain provision of ABA supports as well as to support dissemination of evidence-based practices.
  • Participate in professional development activities to maintain ABA/VB knowledge and skills.


  1. Pennsylvania Instructional Teaching Certificate in Special Education
  2. Pennsylvania Instructional Teaching Certificate in:
    1. Grades K-6/K-4 (Elementary); or
    2. Grades 7-12 Content Area/4-8 Content Area (Middle School); or
    3. Grades 7-12 Content Area (High School)
  3. 3+ years teaching experience in Autism Support and verbal behavior classroom environment.


  • PA Instructional Certificate
  • Education documentation – Degree or official transcripts.
  • PA Child Abuse Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Criminal Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Department of Education FBI Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • TB screening (Current within 1 year)



  • Benefits for employees working 25 or more hours per week will be eligible to enroll in Medical, Dental and Life & Short-term Disability Insurance.
  • CCRES 403 (b) Retirement Savings Plan – 3% matching contribution.
  • Discount Membership with the YMCA.
  • Educational partnerships with Saint Joseph’s University, Eastern University and Capella University.
  • Employees are eligible to receive compensation for required trainings.
  • Longevity bonus awarded to employees for 5-years of service.
  • Gift card raffle on pay-day Fridays.






CCRES is an equal opportunity employer.  We value diversity.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Shift TypeSchool day
Salary RangePer Hour
LocationBerks County, PA

Applications Accepted

Start Date09/07/2019

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NameCCRES HRTitleHR Recruiter