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Behavior Management Specialist

Description: Heaven’s Hands Community Services is seeking a Behavior Management Specialist. The Behavior Management Specialist (BMS) is responsible to provide quality community habilitation services to individuals with DD/ID who reside with their family or in their own home. The BMS is also responsible to assist individuals in learning coping strategies, communication skills and pro-social behaviors Essential Duties and Responsibilities: ? Responsible for providing high quality, person centered services to assist individuals in maximizing their independence, individuality, inclusion in the community and productivity. ? Implement goals, behavioral coping strategies and training to further enhance the individual’s daily living skills and quality of life. ? Ensure individual health and safety in a therapeutic and professional approach. ? Teach the individual’s family the strategies that are defined in the individuals Community Hab service plan in an effort to promote consistent learning and support the family along with the individual. ? Monitor individual’s progress by completing all pertinent documentation such as case notes, ABC charts, and data sheets and verbally to supervisor and/or psychologist. ? Submit all paperwork in a timely fashion on the dates designated by supervisor. ? Attend conferences, professional development trainings and informational meetings as assigned by supervisor to enhance and update job performance skills. Providing Habilitative Services and Supports to Individuals, Families and Communities in Need ? Maintain certifications in various trainings, i.e. First Aid, CPR, SCIP-R, etc. ? Report all allegations of abuse, neglect or sensitive situations to your immediate supervisor immediately. ? Perform additional tasks as assigned and/or delegated by supervisor.

Salary $11/h
Type of Opportunity Part Time
Location Brooklyn, NY
Degree Wanted Associates, Bachelors
Field of Study Any, Nursing
Special Skills & Requirements Qualifications: ? Associates or Bachelor’s degree in the human service or related field and/ or a minimum of one year experience working with individuals diagnosed with a developmental disability and also display challenging behaviors. ? The individual must have a working knowledge of the current regulations, policies, and protocols governing the delivery and documentation of services for individuals with mental retardation and developmental disabilities. ? Must be flexible to work evenings and/or weekends ? Excellent communication skills (verbal, written)
Company Name Heaven's Hands Community Services, Inc.
About the Company: Heavens Hands Community Services is committed to providing services and supports to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Established October 06, 2000, we are dedicated to providing an array of services and supports that assist individuals with achieving the highest level of Independence, Inclusion, Individuality and Productivity both at home and in the community.
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How To Apply: If you are interested in the Behavior Management Specialist position please apply at hr@hhcsny.org
Expiration Date:
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2014-08-16

 

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