Clinical Director/Senior BA

Adams Acres, Inc
Saint Augustine, FL

Pay Range: $75,000 - $100,000

Seeking BCBA/BCBA-D with at least three years of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities who are dually diagnosed with a mental illness and exhibit challenging behaviors.

The mission of Adams Acres, Inc. is to empower the individuals we serve to achieve their highest potential across all facets of life.  Ensuring staff are adequately trained and supervised to implement behavior programs and provide dignified care to the individuals in our care through exposure to new opportunities, driven by personal choice, we enable them to reach their personal goals. Based upon each individual’s strengths and needs, we provide education in the group home and the community to encourage independence and growth. Learn more about us at www.adamsacresgrouphomes.com           

Primary Duties

● Responsible for reviewing and tracking all Challenging Behavior reports, Reactive Strategy report

● Supervision of the clinical department

● Available to be on call

● Must be able to complete Functional Behavior Assessments and Behavior Analysis Service Plans

● Participate in monthly Local Review Committee (LRC) reviews, approvals, and follow-up on recommendations

● Professional and proficient communication with families, APD, employees and WSC.

● Completes, reviews, and approves all Behavior billing

● Consultant for the day treatment center

● Assist in preparing for Support Plan Meetings

● Assist in preparing for Qlarant and CARF audits

● Consult with Psychiatrist regarding medication concerns and scheduling Med Review day

● Track and create monthly staff monitoring forms, and prepare to meet with APD Behavior Analyst annually


Qualifications

 

● Doctorate Degree Preferred, Master’s Degree minimal

●  Certification from the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) required

● Knowledge of Florida laws and APD regulations (65G-2 through 65G-8, FAC 393)

● Minimum of 3 years working with persons with developmental disabilities

● Minimum 1 year Supervisory experience

● Local and Level 2 Background and Screening

● Valid Florida Driver License

● Must be able to pass and implement TEAM reactive strategies

● Must be able to compose and submit comprehensible documents for employee evaluations, incident reports, disciplinary action reports, and such other forms as may be required

● Must be able to prepare, comprehend and train written program instructions and prepare legible reports

● Exemplary Organizational Skills and able to make and meet deadlines

● Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point

  

Benefits

        ● Salary Position, competitive compensation

        ● Paid Time Off

        ● Health and Dental Insurance

        ● Life Insurance

        ● Positive Team Environment