ABA Connections is seeking a creative, enthusiastic, dedicated, and reliable Senior Therapist Assistant to join our Clinical Team. The Senior Therapist Assistant provides clinical instruction and behaviour reduction protocols based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to children and youth accessing services at ABA Connections.
Senior Therapist Assistants are responsible for collecting skill acquisition data and behavioural data including cold probe, frequency/rate, manding, duration, ABC data etc. as well as completing session notes, creating and managing client materials, conducting assessments, assisting with functional behaviour assessments under the guidance of the Clinical Team.
Senior Therapist Assistants serve as the facilitator for the client team by providing effective communication between team members, leading regular team meetings, managing and disseminating client data, and ensuring all team members have the necessary support, training, and materials to ensure their clients and staff achieve their full potential. Senior Therapists are responsible for drawing upon their experience in the field to educate and train new staff on professional and clinical skills as well as client protocols.
Senior Therapists Assistants, under the supervision of members of the Clinical Team, will provide clinical input on client cases through the updating of client programs lists, clinical consultations, and data reviews. Senior Therapist Assistants may also be responsible at times for report writing, attending and/or facilitating parent meetings or parent trainings as well as assist in clinical decisions with approval of the Clinical Team.
Position Type: Permanent, Full-Time
Hours Per Week: 35-37.5 Hours per week, with possibility of occasional evenings and weekends
Start Date: To be Determined
Salary: Based on Education and Experience
Program Development and Implementation
A combination of education, experience, and performance may be considered for applicants who do note meet the qualifications listed above. If you do not meet the listed qualifications, but feel that you are a good fit for the position, please let us know why in your cover letter!
Interested applicants are asked to submit their resume and a cover letter to Leigh Giles at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject: Senior Therapist Assistant – Nepean
We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted