Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) / Clinic Director

We’re HIRING for a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) / Clinic Director to join The Aurora Behavior Clinic within The Arc of Loudoun in Leesburg, VA! Ideal candidate is an experienced BCBA professional and collaborative leader with exceptional organization, problem solving, communication and writing skills. If you have the passion for working in an innovative learning environment with students with special needs, this may be the job for you. Exciting opportunity to be a part of a dynamic organization!

Job Title: Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) / Clinic Director

Reports to: CEO of The Arc of Loudoun

Program Information: The Aurora Behavior Clinic is a center-based ABA clinic serving ages 2-22 with Autism and other developmental abilities using the principles of applied behavior analysis. Visit our website at www.thearcofloudoun.org

BCBA / Clinic Director Summary: Providing leadership and organizational management in the following areas: educational programming; behavior interventions; meeting and maintaining behavioral supervision of RBTs, BCaBAs, and relevant candidates, staff development; staff management; insurance authorizations for ABA therapy, and parent training.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the success of client programs and ABA instructors’ delivery of service
  • Evaluate, develop, and implement services for educational programming and behavior interventions
  • Directly manage and supervise administrative staff
  • Produce written products free from error
  • Supervise daily data using daily collection program
  • Develop and maintain behavior and educational therapy plans
  • Work with team to ensure essential authorization deadlines are met, as well as write appropriate evaluations and therapy plans for authorization
  • Work collaboratively with others, such as parents, OTs, SLPs, BCaBAs, and Directors
  • Evaluate and provide ongoing feedback and trainings to staff
  • Mentor for all related therapeutic staff; time spent weekly critiquing teaching procedures and data collection
  • Work directly with clients with disabilities and behavior issues daily
  • Meet essential deadlines within data reporting process for parents and insurance providers
  • Provide supervision to BCBA/BCaBA candidates
  • Implement Professional Crisis Management (PCM) Techniques after completing and receiving a passing score on the training components
  • Flexible with daily routines
  • Other job related duties and responsibilities assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications (Essential Experience /Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • 2 or more years of leadership and organizational management, preferably in ABA
  • 2 or more years of experience within an ABA environment, working with children and adolescents with special needs, including Autism
  • 1 or more years working with insurance providers and insurance authorizations
  • Ability to work with clients having high intensity/aggressive behavior issues
  • Sound understanding of the Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and Verbal Behavior
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Data driven problem solving and decision making skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel
  • Knowledge and experience with assistive technology, including pictures
  • Familiar with sign language preferred

Education Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis, Psychology or Special Education
  • Certification/LicenseBCBA; VA License as Behavior Analysis or Assistant Behavior Analysis (through the VA Department of Medicine)

Professional Development and Training

  • Maintain BACB Certification (and Virginia Licensure if applies)
  • Seek out necessary resources to maintain current in trends and research about topics related to the field, including ABA and Autism
  • Attend all mandatory staff meetings
  • Attend program and company trainings and professional development opportunities , as required
  • Participate in Prevention Crisis Management training

Physical Requirements

  • Standing and walking for extended periods of time
  • Effectively implement and physically implement PCM procedures (when trained)
  • Frequent change in position from sitting to standing to walking
  • Ability to bend, reach, and hold objects

Benefits (30 hours/week eligible)

  • Full employee covered health and dental insurance, optional vision plan
  • Employer paid Life/AD&D, short and long term disability insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts with employer contribution to healthcare FSA
  • Employee sponsored 401k plan
  • Paid sick and personal days, along with paid school holidays and closures (follow LCPS)
  • Full employee covered health and dental insurance, and voluntary vision

Interested in being our Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)/ Clinic Director? Please submit your resume and cover letter explaining why you are a great fit for this role, along with salary requirement. We will reach out to those whose qualifications best meet our requirements. Thank you!

The Arc of Loudoun is an Equal Opportunity Employer.