Youth & Family Services
Looking for an opportunity to make a difference? If you have experience working with children and are passionate about helping them reach their full potential, we want to hear from you!
We're currently seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our team as Home-Based Therapeutic Services (HBTS) Behavior Technicians. In this role, you'll provide in-home support to a child with Autism, disabilities, or other special healthcare needs.
Working alongside an experienced clinical team and senior level staff, you'll use Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and other therapy approaches to help that child develop the skills they need to become more independent in all areas of their development, including:
- Social skills
- Daily living skills
- Self-help skills
- Cognitive skills
- Functional communication skills
- And behavior management
We understand that you lead a busy life, which is why we offer flexible shifts between 2:00pm-7:00pm M-F. Whether you're a college student with a packed schedule or someone with other commitments, we make it easy for you to fit this opportunity into your busy day.
Positions are available at various locations throughout Rhode Island, including Woonsocket, Providence, Pawtucket, Cumberland, North Smithfield, Cranston, Warwick, Coventry, and North Kingstown.
We're also interested in bilingual (English/Spanish) candidates.
At Perspectives, we believe in investing in your professional growth and offer many opportunities for career advancement. You'll receive ongoing training, coaching, and mentoring to ensure your success in the field. As a valued member of our team, you'll have the chance to advance to a supervisory position, a clinical role, or even a leadership role within the organization.
Don't miss out on this chance to develop your skills, advance your career, and make a positive impact on the lives of children and families. Apply today and take the first step towards a fulfilling career as a Behavior Technician.
Perspectives' New Employee Orientation program provides a welcoming, in-depth training experience to accommodate those who have never worked with people with developmental disabilities.
In addition to a creative and collaborative work environment, Perspectives offers a generous benefits package that includes:
- Flexible schedules
- Paid training and mentor programs
- Employee incentive programs
- Generous paid time off
- Verizon, AAA and health club discounts
- Medical and dental benefits
- 401k savings plan
At Perspectives, we listen to people's ideas, see their talents, and assume unlimited potential. We invest in our employees and support their career development by providing the resources to make it happen!
Here are just a few ways we give back to our dedicated professionals:
- Tuition reimbursement
- Management "in-training" programs
- American Sign Language (ASL) classes
- Mindfulness Training
- DSP Mentor Program
- National DSP (NADSP) Certification
- CPR Certification
To become a Behavior Technician, you must have at least one year of college level education or currently be enrolled in a minimum of 6 college credits. Candidates should also have a favorable background check, favorable driving record, and DCYF clearance.