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CCRESBehavior Specialist Consultant (BSC) Independent Contractor - Downingtown, PA

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Behavior Specialist Consultant (BSC) Independent Contractor - Downingtown, PA (25)

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TitleBehavior Specialist Consultant (BSC) Independent Contractor - Downingtown, PA
Posting ID25
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FOR A COMPLETE LISTING OF AVAILABLE POSITIONS IN CHESTER, DELAWARE, MONTGOMERY, LANCASTER & LEBANON COUNTIES PLEAS CLICK HERE:   https://ccres.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx

 

 

Make a difference every day by joining our team as a contract Behavior Specialist Consultant (BSC).

 

 

CCRES is an industry leader working in partnership with the Home and Community Services (H&CS) program of the Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) to provide the highest quality behavioral health rehabilitative services (BHRS also known as “wraparound” services) to children and families with special needs in Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, Lancaster and Lebanon Counties.

 

 

The Behavior Specialist Consultant (BSC) is an independent contract position and a member of an interdisciplinary clinical team. 

 

 

Behavior Specialist Consultants (BSC) are currently needed throughout Chester County!

  • Current needs in Phoenixville, Malvern, West Chester and Southern Chester County areas.
  • BSCs may work school, after-school or early evening hours depending on County needs.
  • Electronic paperwork. 
  • Flexible scheduling for work/life balance!
  • Free BCBA supervision hours!

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Write and monitor behavioral treatment plans for children diagnosed with behavioral and mental health disorders.   These disorders include, but are not limited to:  Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD).
  • Provide assistance in the development of adaptive skills in order for the diagnosed child to take a more positive role in the school, home & community setting.
  • Provide prescribed behavioral consultation to the family and / or school.
  • Train the Therapeutic Staff Support (TSS) on appropriate therapeutic interventions.
  • Write Functional Behavioral Assessments (FBA).
  • Cases are typically authorized 2- 3 hours per week for each client's family based on medical necessity, and can build a caseload of multiple clients. 

 

Experience / Education Requirements:

 

  • Master’s degree from an accredited university in a clinical mental health discipline such as Clinical Psychology, Counseling, Clinical Social Work, etc. 
  • ABA coursework and / or BCBA preferred.
  • Experience working with children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders required.

 

Credentialing Requirements:

  • BSC License through the Board of Medicine OR LSW, LCSW, LPC, LMFT
  • PA Child Abuse (Act 151) Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Criminal (Act 34) Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Department of Education Federal Criminal History Report (FBI) – NOT Dept. of Public Welfare FBI. (Current within 1 year)
  • TB screening (Current within 1 year)
  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • Sexual Misconduct/ Abuse Disclosure Release (Act 168) 

 

Pay for independent contract work is $38.50 - $60.00 per hour depending on BSC license, ABA coursework completion, BCBA certification and contract position. EOE.

 

 

 

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Shift TypeIndependent Contractor
Salary Range$38.50 - $60.00 / Per Hour
LocationChester County Surrounding Areas

Applications Accepted

Start Date06/22/2017

Job Contact

NameCCRESTitleHR Recruiter
Emailinfo@ccres.orgPhone484-593-5040