LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA, United States

Bilingual Therapeutic Support Staff (TSS)

We are urgently seeking a Therapeutic Support Staff (TSS) member for a full-time caseload working with a student in the Philadelphia, PA area. Eligible candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree. Bilingual candidates (English/Spanish) are preferred.

Qualifications:
  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree (In Psychology, Behavioral Health, or a related field.)
  • Must have up-to-date clearances (from within one year) and valid CPR/First-Aid.
  • Must have a genuine passion for working with students who have special needs.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must have exceptional communication skills.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) candidates preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-to-one assistance to children/adolescents with behavior disorders in the school setting based on medical needs of the client
  • Prompt interventions in the areas of: behavior management, conflict resolution, anger management, and peer interaction skills based on the treatment plan goals provided by a Behavior Specialist Consultant
  • Collect daily data and document progress notes in a prescribed format for each session with the child
  • Implement treatment plan and interventions
  • Promote developmentally appropriate behaviors
  • Maintain client caseload and utilization of hours
  • Utilize ABA interventions
  • Transfer skill to family/school/etc
  • Engage in supervision and training
  • Complete clinical documentation
  • Utilize crisis plans
  • Attend training sessions, in-service workshops, and update skills as necessary.
  • Assist students in activities of daily living and personal care skills, as needed including physically positioning students as or assisting with the mobility of students with physical challenges.
  • Legal, ethical, and professional practices in compliance with federal and state mandates, as well as local policies concerning performance.

CATEGORY: Behavioral Health | JOB TYPE: Full-Time |

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