Behaviour Interventionist

Autism intervention Services - Bouctouche, NB (30+ days ago)

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Autism Intervention Services (AIS) is responsible to offer evidence based intervention services to preschool children who have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in the province of New-Brunswick. AIS' philosophy is to offer treatment in the most natural environment possible and therefore prioritizes home based services or community-based services.

AIS is currently looking to hire Behaviour Interventionists for the Moncton and surrounding areas: Dieppe, Riverview, Bouctouche, Richibucto and the Kent area.

Qualifications and Educational Requirements:
This person will demonstrate exceptional abilities to work in a team setting and will demonstrate a high level of professionalism and integrity, adopting and respecting AIS' mission and values.

Bilingualism (French and English) is an asset.

Valid Driver's license and access to a vehicle as travel is required.

The ideal candidate will:
Be at least 18 years of age
Have completed a high school education, preferably with some post- secondary education
Demonstrates a strong desire to work with children with ASD
Have completed or shown intent to complete the provincial Education and Early Childhood Development level 1 Autism training, offered once hired
Have completed a criminal record check, vulnerable sector check and Social Development prior contact check within the past five years
Have completed or will complete a Workplace First Aide Course

Roles and Responsibilities:
A behaviour interventionist is responsible for working directly with a child to implement behavioural intervention programs that are written to address the personalized learning plan goals. The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Playing and interacting socially with a child to build rapport during the intake process or when beginning to work with a new client
Working one on one with preschool children with autism implementing individualized evidence based strategies/programs
Working in family homes, in daycares and agency's center
Administering programs to support the intervention goals
Collecting data, summarizing data, and communicating as needed with the supervisor
Maintaining compliance with the agency's policies and procedures
Communicating with the families
Being receptive to feedback and implementing suggestions
Demonstrating good work ethic (punctual and good attendance)
Demonstrating professionalism and good communication skills
Adhering to confidentiality

Salary/Benefits:
Competitive salary offered
Group medical and dental insurance
Life and long term disability insurance
Travel expenses
Vacation and sick time

Applicants are encouraged to apply by email to:
Moncton Office: julia.leblanc@ais-cia.ca

We thank all applicants and will only contact candidates which we are interested in interviewing.