Clinician in Richmond, VA at ResCare

Date Posted: 9/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Richmond, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/19/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Clinician

Job Category: Nursing/Skilled

Line of Business: Residential Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Clinician.

About this Line of Business

We cover thousands of homes across the country, with a comprehensive range of programs and services, including host home and foster care. ResCare partners with people in the community who open their homes to individuals with disabilities and assists families by providing adoption and foster care services. With almost four decades of experience in the IDD services field, our aim is to be the provider-of-choice in the development of unique and proprietary service offerings and technologies - working toward innovative care models and leading health outcomes with states and payers.

As a(n) Clinician you will: 

Directs behavioral interventions for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and persons with Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) in a school and in a residential setting. Provides consultation, evaluation, and develops and implements behavior intervention plans for students/residents. Provides staff training and education as indicated.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Abides by and demonstrates the company’s Mission, Vision, and Values  in behavior and job performance on a day-to-day basis.
  • Conducts descriptive and systematic behavioral assessments, including functional analyses, and designs written behavior plans.
  • Implements, and supervises ongoing implementation of behavior analytic interventions.
  • Prepares written Behavior Interventions Plans (BIP)
  • Trains students/clients, staff, family members, and/or other care providers in the specific protocols of the according Behavior Intervention Plan.
  • Maintains and monitors student/ client data and revises plan as indicated.
  • Consults with treating physicians /program director and/or Executive Director when staff or student/client behaviors present potential risk management concerns and makes recommendations to ameliorate risk.
  • Observes, documents, and reports changes in the condition of the person served to treatment team and other treatment team members as appropriate.
  • Participates in student/client meetings in-person or by teleconference when requested.
  • Participates in the development and design of staff orientation.
  • Maintains the highest standards of professional conduct in relation to information that is confidential in nature.  Shares information only when recipient's right to access is clearly established and sharing of such information is in the best interest of the student/resident.
  • Adheres to and participates in Company’s mandatory FERPA and HIPAA privacy program/practices and Business Ethics and Compliance programs/practices.
  • Maintains and submits documentation in the format and timelines required by the Company, facility, local, state and federal regulations.
  • Maintains a professional appearance, is reliable and punctual, cooperative and conducts self according to accepted standards of professional practice in the course of assigned duties.
  • Attends, participates in and/or conducts internal staff development programs, obtain continuing education as required by Company policy and regulations.
  • Maintains and enhances clinical practice skills.
  • Performs other duties as assigned in response to the person serviced and/or program needs.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of Master’s Degree that was conferred in behavior analysis or other natural science, education, human services, engineering, medicine or a field related to behavior analysis and approved by the BACB (Behavior Analyst Certification Board.)
  • Maintains certification as a BCBA® (Board Certified Behavior Analyst) issued by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board.
  • Prior experience providing services with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and persons with Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI)
  • Demonstrates effective and professional interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Demonstrates strong organization skills and attention to detail.

Additional Information



Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

3800-3810 Meadowdale Boulevard , Richmond, VA 23234-7190 USA