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Sevita Behavior Technician Intern in Boston, Massachusetts

MENTOR, a member of the Sevita family, is a community-based, behavioral health care organization offering a continuum of services including adult behavioral health, substance abuse counseling, children’s behavioral health, autism services, and early childhood services.

Positions available at locations across MA!

Role Description for the Behavior Technician

  • Establish and maintain a therapeutic relationship by building rapport with the person served.

  • Follow the treatment plan goals and interventions utilizing sound judgment and seeks out appropriate consultation.

  • Collaborate with the family and treatment team members to provide behavior management techniques effectively and without disruption to the environment or other individuals.

  • Educate parents/guardians on reinforcement and intervention information when requested.

  • Promote safe and socially acceptable replacement behaviors in order to build a repertoire of communication, social interaction, and problem-solving skills

  • Review progress of people served objectively using behavior analytic methods, identify solutions to barriers, and make recommendations to the supervisor and behavior analyst when needed.

  • Accurately collect behavior data including: A-B-C, count, frequency, duration, latency, inter-response time, event, and interval-based recording as needed

  • Ensure all documentation, both staff and person served related is completed in a timely and accurate manner.

  • Complete incident reports as required by agency policy and procedure.

  • Schedule and prepare for leisure activities to keep persons served engaged and active when therapy sessions are not taking place.

  • Attend clinical meetings as assigned such as access review meetings, clinical team meetings, progress conferences, etc.

    Minimum Qualifications for the Behavior Technician

  • High School Diploma, pursuing a n Associate's or Bachelor's Degree

  • Experience with youth, families, individuals with developmental disabilities

  • RBT Credential (preferred)

    Why Join Us?

  • Full, Part-time, and As Needed schedules available

  • Full compensation/benefits package for full time employees

  • Paid internships

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Paid time off and holiday pay

  • Rewarding work, impacting the lives of those you serve, working alongside a great team of coworkers

  • Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunities

Sevita is a leading provider of home and community-based specialized health care. We believe that everyone deserves to live a full, more independent life. We provide people with quality services and individualized supports that lead to growth and independence, regardless of the physical, intellectual, or behavioral challenges they face. We’ve made this our mission for more than 50 years. And today, our 40,000 team members continue to innovate and enhance care for the 50,000 individuals we serve. Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets

The Mentor Network is pleased to be an equal employment employer Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities