Behavioral Health Specialist III
Posting Type: Open to All Applicants
Category: Health Practitioners and Technical
FLSA Exempt/Non-Exempt: Exempt
Agency: Health & Human Services Comm
Department: Pacific - Psychology
Job Title: BHS III – Behavior Support
Posting Number: 442745
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Job Location: 902 Airport Rd
City: Corpus Christi
Contact: AccessHR Service Center
Salary Range: $3,293.41 - $5,370.75
Salary Group: B18
Shift: Days (First)
The Behavioral Health Specialist III / Behavior Support:
The BHS III for Behavior Support provides behavior support services, including behavior observations, and performs data analysis, training of behavioral interventions, and the modeling of behavior support across settings commensurate with education and experience and under the review and supervision of a Board Certified, Licensed Behavior Analyst. Responsible for assisting in the development, implementation, and evaluation of behavior support plans (including comprehensive functional behavioral assessments), staff training, data collection and reporting, and program evaluation, commensurate with the level of training toward Board Certification as a behavior analyst. Works under the review and supervision of a Board Certified, Licensed Behavior Analyst who reviews and signs that the observations and therapeutic interventions of the BHS III meets generally acceptable professional standards. Serves as a member of the Unit and Interdisciplinary Teams. Provides technical assistance and ensures training and feedback to staff responsible for implementing behavior support plans. Works with individuals who have complex needs and who may exhibit aggressive, self-injurious, and/or other challenging behaviors.
Registration or Licensure Requirements:
Eligible to pursue board certification as a behavior analyst upon hire is preferred.
Initial Selection Criteria:
- Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, counseling, education, or applied behavior analysis, or a related discipline.
- Experience in a clinical practicum or clinical project related to caregiving, or other experience in caregiver settings preferred.
Location/Region: Corpus Christi