|Full-Time: 37.5 hours per week
Location: Providing service in Penticton and outreach areas, position requires travel. Use of personal vehicle required.
Hours of Work: 30 – 37.5 hours/week Monday-Friday with some flexibility
Wage & Benefits: In accordance with the HSA Agreement Paramedical Subsector
Closing Date: March 24, 2017
This is us:
OSNS Child and Youth Development Centre is a vibrant organization providing pediatric habilitation/rehabilitation services including clinical therapy and support programs. Our collaborative multidisciplinary team includes physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, early childhood educators, family support workers, behaviour interventionists and psychologists.
We are looking for a behaviour consultant to set up and monitor early intervention programs with our multidisciplinary team. We teach children functional skills in all areas of development including cognition, communication, fine and gross motor, self-care, play and social skills. Our team uses both DTT and NTS consistent with the principles of applied behavioural analysis. We use functional behaviour assessments and positive behaviour support to address challenging behaviours.
This is you:
We seek a dynamic behaviour consultant with experience in pediatric applied behaviour analysis. A good fit is a BC who is engaging, energetic, and has a passion for providing individualized, family centered, goal focused intervention plans. Someone who believes in sharing knowledge and coaching staff to help them bring out the best in themselves and the children they work with. Someone who will represent our Centre’s vision and values with spirit and professionalism.
QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & ABILITIES
• Ability to provide professional references
• Category A Behaviour Consultant on the BC Registry for Autism Service Providers
• BCBA preferred
• Experience working in a pediatric setting
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Ability to provide an acceptable Criminal Record Check
• Valid BC driver’s license
Email CV and cover letter to:
Attn: Manisha Willms, Executive Director
OSNS Child & Youth Development Centre