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.
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
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