ABA Therapist (Part-Time)
Company: Verbal Beginnings
Location: Silver Spring
Posted on: November 25, 2022
ABA Therapist / Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)
Changing lives. One child at a time. One professional at a
Do you love working with children? Are you interested in making a
difference in the lives of children and families affected by autism
in your community? Are you interested in growing your skills to
obtain your Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) certification?
Verbal Beginnings is a leading Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
therapy provider serving children diagnosed with autism. We are
looking for entry-level and experienced candidates to fill multiple
needs in the Silver Spring, MD area. We provide extensive training
to anyone interested in learning about ABA therapy and autism and
have a passion for working with children!
Location & Schedule:
Where: Sessions typically occur in our client's natural environment
(in the client's home, community, and/or school).
When: Sessions typically occur 3-5 days per week for 2-3 hours,
most often during after school hours between 3pm-8pm. However,
schedules and hours will vary based on the needs of our
Our ABA therapists are an integral part of our team at Verbal
Beginnings, as they provide medically necessary ABA-based therapy
services to clients diagnosed with autism. ABA therapists work
under the direct supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst
(BCBA) to implement individualized treatment plans to address
communication, behavior, feeding, ADLs, and social skills. The ABA
therapist / Registered Behavior Technician collects and records
data to monitor the progress of a treatment plan and works in
collaboration with the clinical supervisor to update the treatment
plan as necessary.
Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) certification - All ABA
therapists that are not RBT certified will be required to complete
the RBT coursework and pass the RBT exam within 90 days of
employment. Verbal Beginnings will cover the cost of the training
and the exam once passed.
High School Diploma required. Bachelor's Degree (completed or in
progress) in Psychology or a related field such as Education or
Speech Therapy is preferred.
Experience working with children (preference will be given to those
with experience with autism, behavioral problems, and/or other
Must have valid driver's license, auto insurance, and reliable
Availability to work at least 3 afternoons/evenings per week for
2-3 hours per day (most of our needs are between 3pm-8pm)
What We Offer:
As a growing ABA therapy provider, Verbal Beginnings offers a fun
and rewarding atmosphere for our staff. We offer flexible part time
schedules, and health benefits for eligible employees. We create a
supportive, team environment that promotes professional growth and
learning, done so by offering training opportunities, financial
support to get your BCBA, supervision hours, team building events,
and company events. If you are in this field, you know sometimes
'it takes a village', and we strive to provide that support.
Verbal Beginnings' personnel policies, procedures, and practices
prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religious
creed, disability, ancestry, national origin, age, or sex. Verbal
Beginnings' employment opportunities are provided for applicants
with disabilities and reasonable accommodation(s) are made to meet
the physical or mental limitations of qualified applicants or
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