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Behavioral Support Specialist

Location: Milford, PA 18337
Date Posted: 9/24/2023
Category: Direct Care Services
Education: Master's Degree

The primary role is to develop specialized behavioral interventions using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and Positive Behavior Support (PBS) in order to address challenging behaviors. As well as support the acquisition and maintenance of adaptive life skills; ultimately increasing the individuals’ self-sufficiency, specific responsibilities include; but are not limited to:

Provide 1:1 services to individuals
Completing a Functional Behavioral Analysis (FBA) and developing an individualized Behavioral Support Plan (BSP) within 30 days.
Assisting individuals with developing adaptive behaviors that replace or modify challenging behaviors that are disruptive or destructive.
Develop and promote consistent implementation of Behavioral Support Plan (BSP) and Crisis Intervention Plan (CIP).
Provide coaching and assistance to Direct Support Professionals to implement interventions stated in the BSP.
Complete necessary training based on the Individuals needs.
Maintain and update the FBA, BSP, AND CIP as needed.
Abide by all Policy Guidelines.

Independent Contract worker
compensation paid weekly
Flexible work hours including evenings and weekends
Personal and professional fulfillment in an impactful role

Organization Overview
Come create a colorful difference with Kaleidoscope Family Solutions (KFS)!

KFS is an agency that has been providing quality services to individuals with disabilities since 2004. KFS focuses on in-home and community based services that promote the healthy development of children, adults and families through one-on-one behavioral, educational, and daily-living supports.

Title: Behavioral Support Specialist
Class: Behavioral Health
Ref. No.: 1208665-155
BC: #KFS201

Company: Kaleidoscope Family Solutions, Inc.
Contract Contact: NEPA Careers
Office Email: NEPA@kfamilysolutions.org
Office Phone: 267-295-0320
Office Address: 2200 Hamilton Street, Suite 102, Allentown, PA 18104

Each Kaleidoscope Family Solutions (KFS) office is separately incorporated. Registering on the Kaleidoscope web portal is not a guarantee that contracting opportunities will be available and/or located. Further steps are required to complete your registration with the appropriate legal Kaleidoscope (KFS) entity. Professionals contracting through KFS are classified and compensated as self-employed independent contractors.