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Our Agency is searching for an Autism Specialist – Substitute position.

 Join our Agency and make a positive difference in the lives of others, as well as your own.

Essential Job Duties (not all inclusive):

  • Develops and writes programs and methodology (to include charting and documentation procedures) as required to implement an Individual Plan (IP) and update as needed in conjunction with the IP Team.
  • Implements specific habilitation programs including charting procedures as assigned in the IP (including self care, mobility, activities of daily living).
  • Participates in in-service training programs as appropriate and adheres to DODD Rules and Regulations, Board of Adult Service policies and/or provides quality services for individuals.
  • Counsel individuals on a daily, weekly, or as needed basis to discuss behavioral and other pertinent information as needed.
  • Provide managed care, support and an appropriate environment for consumers in the areas of daily living skills, leisure, recreation and integration into the community.
  • Ensure individualized care, behavioral intervention and attention to individuals with ASD, using methods of applied behavioral analysis, as well as TEACCH methods.
  • Collaborates with professionals and parents for the purpose of improving the quality of life for individuals served.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in one of the following disciplines: Special Education, Education, Speech Therapy, Psychology, Occupational Therapy
  • Possess or be eligible for Adult Services Certification from the Lake County Board of Developmental Disabilities
  • Board Certified in Behavior Analysis and/or TEACCH trained preferred
  • Valid state of Ohio driver’s license

 Hours & Job Location: 

  • Full Time in Mentor, Ohio

Please specify the job title of the position you are applying for on your application.

The LCBDD/Deepwood does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services. Applicants for employment, consideration for promotional opportunities and   other aspects of employment will be judged on the basis of an individual’s ability to perform the essential job functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. EOE/M/F/D/V

 EMPLOYER: LAKE COUNTY BOARD OF DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES/DEEPWOOD

8121 Deepwood Boulevard, Mentor, Ohio 44060

 

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