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Duties

JOB FUNCTION: The Behavior Management Specialist is responsible for effective behavior management polices with Kiefer School, collaboration with Crisis Intervention Assistants, consistent implementation of the motivation systems; training and supervision of staff in the use of behavior management; gathering and disseminating data; and providing feedback to staff. POSITION PROFILE: This position requires collaboration with crisis intervention staff, monitoring of the behavior management system, and an active participant in crisis intervention and de-escalation of students. Communication is critical in the position as this person gives feedback to direct employees, other Kiefer staff, students/parents, and collateral resources. The person must be flexible, calm, able to "think on feet" and prioritize. Each day is different with some days being spent 100% trouble shooting despite what was planned. This position is key in working with the Kiefer leadership team and providing input to the behavior management system. This is an active position with little time at a desk during the school day.

Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in social work or behavioral science field with three years of appropriate and successful full-time experience in working with behavior and/emotionally disturbed youth. Paraprofessional Certificate is required at the time of application. The preferred candidate will have a thorough knowledge of youth development, childhood trauma, special education, and a school based system in addition to experience working in a setting with youth and children exposed to trauma. Able to work on a multi-disciplinary team; observation skills; able to give effective feedback; ability to use computer technology; high level of verbal and written communication skills; demonstrates maturity and sensitivity to cultural and individual differences in children, staff and families served; and has advanced knowledge that comes with relevant experience in the field of child welfare. 

Salary/Benefits

Along with competitive salary, this position also offers medical, vision, and dental insurance, a flexible spending account, 401K matching, company paid group life insurance, PTO and Sick time, and Long Term Disability.

How to Apply

http://www.chail.org

Link to District/Third Party Online Application Web Page

http://bit.ly/2vGO7pK

Email Address

bwipperman@chail.org

Job Posting Date

4/15/2019

Start Date

N/A