Lead – Behavior Technician Support - #156318

BY YOUR SIDE - Autism Therapy Services

Date: 02/23/2021 14:30 PM

City: Tinley Park, Illinois

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Company Description

The BY YOUR SIDE Lead – Behavior Technician Support's primary focus is to support quality objectives by providing therapy coverage when needed to BYS clients while maintaining high quality standards for clients and families. Lead – Behavior Technician Support will also be responsible for providing support to other clinicians on the floor and facilitate support when needed.

The Lead – Behavior Technician Support operates in a professional and clinical environment. The employee may regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position’s schedule will be on a rotating schedule to ensure appropriate supervisory coverage on Saturdays. Schedule is rotational Monday-Saturday. This position’s hours of work and days vary based on the needs of clients/business. Evening, weekend work and/or overtime may be required, as needed.

Job Description

  • Providing ABA therapy to clients who do not have coverage due to clients seeking additional hours, staff vacations or absences.
  • Supporting the center operations team and clinical team by being available and accessible on the therapy floor to provide support with bathroom breaks, obtaining materials, transitions and clients needed.
  • Complete and delegate center project as needed including, but not limited to, cleaning, organizing materials, and data entry.
  • Help in onboarding process for new hires through overlapping therapy sessions and assisting in BYS 101 with operations manager.
  • Responsible for maintaining essential functions of Behavior Technicians role to maintain BY YOUR SIDE high quality of care for clients and families.
  • Responsible for maintaining essential functions of Behavior Technician role to maintain BY YOUR SIDE high quality of care for clients and families.
  • Will be responsible for covering Saturday shifts (3 per month) to supervise and be available to support ABA therapist with clients, families and programing questions.
  • Provide individual therapy to clients consistent with treatment plan under the direction of the Board Certified Behavior Analysis (BCBA).
  • Implement ABA (Applied Behavioral Analysis) programs as prescribed by the Board Certified Behavior Analysis following exact procedures and sequencing plans.
  • Administer routine assessments as directed by Board Certified Behavior Analysis when they have assured proper training and administration of such tests (i.e., VBMAPP, ABLLS).
  • Assist in maintain order and safety among the clients in the therapy environment.
  • Implement behavior management techniques as instructed by Board Certified Behavior Analysis.
  • Assist other personnel with related tasks as may be required for the purpose of supporting them in completion of their work activities and for the enhancement of daily operations of the therapy center.
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings and training provided at enter to increase professional knowledge.
  • Completion of daily activities/routines within the center (i.e., opening/closing procedures, cleaning, organization and creation of material, answering radio calls, etc).
  • Collect data and write insurance note at the end of each session.
  • Maintaining timely professional documentation of clinical notes for direct patient care provided; as well as targeted caseload hours of therapy per week.
  • Completion of documentation for all pre-authorizations, initial evaluations, assessments, insurance reports and progress reports                                                                                    
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
  • Uphold and maintain BYS core principles, policies and procedures.
  • Other duties may be assigned.



  • Bachelor's degree and/or enrolled in psychology, communication disorders, education or related field preferred.
  • Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) Certification preferred.
  • Active, good standing employee at BY YOUR SIDE for 1+ years preferred
  • Comfortable working with variety of client behaviors in various environments.
  • High interest in working with children on the autism spectrum.
  • Ability to maintain quality, safety and infection control standards.
  • Knowledge of sensory and behavior strategies, preferred.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently with changing priorities and deadlines.
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to multi-task, prioritize, execute on deadlines and produce high quality deliverables with attention to details.
  • Must be a quick learner and tech savvy.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Products, Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Uphold and maintain BYS core principles, policies and procedures.

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