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Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)
Breakthrough Developmental Services, LLC

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Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)

Breakthrough Developmental Services, LLC

Job Summary

$15-20 per hour
Job Type
Entry-level, Part-time
Job Last Posted
Job posted 29 days ago
Job Role
ABA Therapist
Employer's Industry
Health & Wellness, Education
Job Schedule
Evenings, Afternoons, Weekends

Job Description

At Breakthrough Developmental Services (BDS), our staff is a caring group of people who want to make a positive difference in the lives of others. We are creative and hard working people who communicate well and have a strong work ethic. Since our founding, the Human Resources Department has been tasked with finding the best and brightest to work in our field. We are currently looking for talented staff members to work with our diverse group of established and loyal clients as Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT) or Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts (BCaBA).You must be dedicated to the growth and development of the clients you are assigned to work with as their education and futures are a priority to us. The RBT or BCaBA will be assigned to work 1:1 clients in their home, community, and/or clinical setting. There is the potential to work with small groups as well.
Traits you possess:

  • Compassion
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Creativeness
  • Growth minded
  • Enthusiastic, energetic, tenacious and hardworking
  • “Can Do” attitude

To qualify for this position you must apply with a cover letter and resume, have an Associate’s Degree or 60 semester college level credits, be willing to complete all trainings including the RBT and BDS training (over 40 hours online and in person), pass the Behavior Analyst Certification Board’s RBT Exam or the BCaBA Exam. This position requires regular supervision (every 2-weeks) and Quarterly Job Training. All are encouraged to apply, but applicants with a background in Human Services, Psychology, Education, Special Education, Social Work, or a closely related field have a preferred qualification.The submission of your resume and cover letter signifies your agreement to obtain the RBT certification if you do not already have it. The Registered Behavior Technician is responsible for:

  • Direct implementation of behavior-analytic services
  • Following the written treatment plan,
  • Collecting data,
  • Writing Clinical Contact Notes,
  • Assisting with quarterly progress notes,
  • Attending team meetings,
  • Attending quarterly trainings, and
  • May have other duties as assigned.

Knowledge Skills Assessment
We focus on working with people who have developmental, intellectual and learning disabilities. While the ages of our clients vary from 0 to about 35, with all clients the RBT or BCaBA will teach skills that are needed to gain more independence and increase future success. Do you think you are the best person for this position? If so, tell us why.
Your resume and cover letter should address the following:

  • Any experience that you have with people diagnosed with special needs. Make special note of your experiences with people diagnosed with developmental, intellectual, or learning disabilities.
  • Note the ages of the populations you have experience working with.
  • Discuss any experience behavior analysis, positive behavior support systems, assessment, data collection, or such other interventions along with information that addresses any training that you have received in these areas.

What to Expect Next: The majority of our documentation is electronic. To be able to continue with the hiring process, you should submit all documentation in a timely manner (within 2-weeks of submitting your resume and cover letter). After you have submitted your resume and cover letter, you will receive an email from us with the links to our full Application, Reference Request Form and Affirmation for Behavior Support Staff. The applicant must complete all requested documentation to comply with the Federal, State, and Insurance programs we work with.
Please note:

  • The materials that you submit with your application will not be returned.
  • A satisfactory background check is necessary for this position. This includes references; education; and State, County, and FBI Criminal checks with no findings.
  • You must be approved by the client's parent/guardian before beginning with a client.
  • You must complete all BDS assigned trainings.
  • You must obtain the Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) Credential or become a Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) within 45 days of your first training.
  • You must have reliable transportation. Bus and Uber/Lyft are not considered reliable.
  • This position is part-time (with potential to move to full-time).
  • You must be available Evenings (4 pm – 9 pm) and Saturdays as these days/hours are required.
  • You must be available a minimum of 15 - 20 hours per week for this position.
  • You must be willing to travel a minimum of 30 miles to work with clients.
  • Resumes submitted without a cover letter will not be considered.
  • The pay range is $15 - $20 per hour depending on your education, experience, and credentials.

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Business Overview

Our Story

What We Believe...    

At Breakthrough Developmental Services (BDS), we believe that everyone can learn, grow and live a more independent life. We love to help people with developmental, intellectual and learning differences reach these goals. We do this by teaching social, academic and daily living skills using applied behavior analysis (ABA). 

Who We Serve 

Our clients are people with developmental, intellectual and learning disorders... and their families. We also provide training and assistance to outside organizations and companies that would like to learn more about ABA and the types of disorders that we are able to help with. 

Why Work With Us?

We provide a nurturing, growth minded community for our staff members while encouraging collaboration. Supervision, training, and mentorship are provided for those who are credentialed in ABA.

Team Size

1-10 team members


Culture & Perks

Minority Owned
Women Owned
Casual Dress
Parking Provided
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