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DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY SUB-THERAPIST: Pay: $12.65/hour; Hours: 10-40 hours/week; REF #2913303

Over 54 million American’s are affected by either a physical or mental disability, meaning 20% of the U.S. population is in need of some kind of assistance. If you are pursuing a career in mental health, it is guaranteed that you will either serve clients that are affected by a disability either personally or with a family member. EMS partners with one of the top organizations in all of Colorado that seeks to provide services to adults who have a developmental disability (a disability that develops before adulthood). This organization has effectively partnered with CCU/EMS for the past three years through hiring Sub-Therapist’s. As a Sub-Therapist you will work with clients on an individually basis to provide the assistance they need, reinforce behavior modification plans as prescribed by licensed therapists, and develop meaningful relationships. Sub-Therapists will either work at group homes or at organizational main buildings. This organization provides several training and certifications in many areas including: abuse detection and reporting, administration of prescription medications, non-violent restraint certification, and behavior modification methods. CCU students have loved working as a Sub-Therapist and this organization would love more great students! This organization has several locations in Jefferson County and has hours available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, making it possible to create a work schedule that fits with your class requirements. Contact EMS with the reference number through the Student Contact Form to learn more information and get started with the application process!

Hours: 10-40 hours/week

Pay: Starting $12.65/hour

Location: Jefferson County

REF #2913303

REGISTERED BEHAVIORAL TECH I: Pay: $15/hour; Hours: Part–Time; pref after school and weekend availability needed most; REF #3029027

Job Title: Registered Behavioral Technician I

Job Overview:

Awesome opportunity for a Psych Major or any student wanting to work with children! What exactly do you do as a Registered Behavioral Tech I? You get to use evidence-based protocols and positive reinforcement to teach or increase language and communication skills, promote play and social skills, encourage daily living activities, and develop pre-academic skills in the home, community, and/or school setting. You will directly contribute to our client's success stories by providing them with the necessary skills to be successful! If you are interested, then contact EMS with the reference number through the Student Contact Form to learn more information and get started with the application process!

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Become an influencer as you implement one on one ABA intervention programs to children in a home, school, or other environments as needed.
  • Put your data and teaching skills to the test, as you observe and collect data on children’s behavior and teach children the specific behavior skills called for in their personal treatment plan.
  • Participate in regular supervisory meeting with a BCBA!
  • Delve into the world of excellent communications skills as you get the experience maintaining clear lines of communication and professional boundaries.

Qualifications:

  • You are at least 18 years of age.
  • You hold a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • You have a RBT certification or be willing to earn certification in a timely manner.
  • You hold a CPR certification or be willing to earn certification provided at no cost to you.
  • You abide by the RBT Ethics Code
  • You are able to work a minimum of 5 hours a week.
  • You are able to lift 40lbs.
  • You have as a preference a background in education or healthcare.
  • You are a person with lots of patience in the tank and are able to interact well with active children and work cooperatively or independently as a therapy team member.

Important Information:

Pay: $15/hour

Hours: Part – Time; pref after school and weekend availability needed most.

Location: Lakewood

REF #3029027

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