ITLE: CORNERSTONE SUPPORT SERVICE THERAPIST

As a member of the Cornerstone Team, the Support Service Therapist will work in partnership with the therapeutic consultant and other team members to address the social/emotional, developmental and cognitive needs of children identified from early education programs with histories of special needs diagnosis, childhood trauma and adverse childhood experiences.

QUALIFICATIONS:

 Master’s Degree in Psychology, Education or related field of study with three (3) years of experience

 Training and course work related to positive behavioral supports, learning and behavioral therapy, child development and range of comprehensive interventions for children with autism

 Experience in designing and implementing behaviorally based therapies for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

 Experience using data based decision making including data collection, evaluation and analysis

 Ability to multi-task, strong attention to detail and organization, with the ability to prioritize and complete tasks prior to deadlines.

 Ability to work cooperatively and as a member of a team with parents, staff, and the community-at-large.

 Computer proficiency in MS Office Suite including Excel, Access, Word, and Outlook for e-mail.

 Flexible hours are necessary.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

 Work in collaboration with Cornerstone Team to deliver tailored program sessions for individual and/or small groups of typically developing and non-typically developing children

 Develop and implement individualized services plans

 Collection, recording and analysis of data

 Monitor individual child progress and communicate with other therapists and Square One Staff

 Communicate verbally and in written form with Square One Staff and Family Members to ensure coordinated and consistent service delivery

 Support integration of individuals in classroom settings as well as program and family activities.

 Attend and participate in team meetings and professional development opportunities

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Needs to perform essential duties. Must have sufficient mobility to meet needs of children.

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must complete a BRC of the EEC check.

REPORTS TO: Center Director

Job Type: Part-time

TO APPLY E-MAIL RESUME DIRECT TO: Squareonejobs@sdn.org