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Job Opening Information Behavior Specialist - LTS

Job Number
BS/CRK/LTS 010919
Application Deadline
1/19/2019

Position Title
Behavior Specialist - LTS
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Job Description

LOCATION OF POSITION:  Monroe One BOCES, Creekside School

TERM OF EMPLOYMENT:  Long Term Sub; March 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019

START DATE: March 1st, 2019

DUTIES:
1.  Provide direct consultation to school staff, families, and administration regarding student behavior and environmental supports.
2.  Conduct assessments of students (academic, behavioral, social, etc.).
3.  Conduct Functional Behavior Assessments and develop, maintain, and coordinate all aspects of Behavior Intervention Plans.
4.  Attend and present at a variety of meetings (BIP reviews, PLCs, faculty, CSE, etc.).
5.  Provide training to professional and non-professional staff related to evidence-based behavioral intervention for students with a variety of disabilities.
6.  Participate in team meetings to assist in planning and curriculum development.
7.  Provide crisis support or direction to school team and families when needed.
8.  Collection and analysis of behavioral data.
9.  Establish positive rapport and effectively collaborate with students, school staff, parents/guardians, and district representatives.
10.  Stay current with certifications and research in the field.
11.  Abide by Monroe One BOCES policies and procedures.
12.  Other duties assigned by supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1.  Master's Degree from accredited college in Special Education, School Psychology, or closely related field and Certified in NYS to practice in a school setting required OR Civil Service eligibility as Senior Student Behavioral Assistant.  Senior Student Behavioral Assistant eligibility includes either:

  1. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associate’s degree (or completion of 60 college credits), plus two (2) years paid full time or its part time equivalent experience involving the supervision, counseling or instruction of students in a school facility, institution or agency devoted to the care, education, rehabilitation or detention of children; OR,
  2. Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s degree, plus one (1) year of experience as defined in (A); OR,
  3. Any equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B) above.

2.  Master's Degree from accredited college in Special Education, School Psychology, or closely related field preferred for Senior Student Behavioral Assistant.
3.  A minimum of five years of experience working with students with disabilities desired.
4.  Training and experience in Applied Behavioral Analysis; Board Certification (BCBA) or willing to pursue (Significant progress toward BCBA must be completed prior to end of probationary period).
5.  Working knowledge of Federal and State Special Education policies and procedures.
6.  Knowledge of NYS Standards.
7.  Physically able to perform essential functions of the position (with or without reasonable accommodation).

Civil Service Title
Senior Student Behavioral Assistant
Job Category
Support Staff
Job Location
District Wide

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