Behavior Specialist I
Uplift Family Services

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Post Date: Nov 11, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - California - Sacramento
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This is considered a continuously open posting. This position will be used to recruit for current and/or future positions for the FIT Program.
*Sacramento area offices (Performance or Tech Center)

Program Information:
Flexible Integrated Treatment (FIT) is an outpatient mental health program that provides help to families with children and teens (up to age 20) who are struggling at home,
school or in the community.
Through a thoughtful planning process, a counselor works in partnership with the family to create a plan to meet their goals for cognitive, emotional and behavioral health.
Each plan is unique and is built upon the family’s strengths, values and culture. Community resources are gathered to help meet the identified needs of the family.

Who We Are
We are one of California’s largest and most comprehensive nonprofit behavioral and mental health providers, serving more than 30,000 children and their family members each year. We are a mission-driven team who work collaboratively to do whatever it takes to heal the whole family with a range of services offered at home, at school, or in the community.

Why Should You Apply?
Excellence, Accountability, Integrity, and Respect are the most important aspects of our agency’s culture.
We also believe in supporting our employees with competitive benefits, including:
•        Medical, dental and vision insurance
•        Generous vacation plan and paid holidays
•        Tuition reimbursement
•        401k matching
•        Continued learning and growth opportunities

Do you want to “be the difference” for these children and families? Then take your career to the next level and apply to join our team today! Come learn and grow with us.

The Position : We are looking for a full time Behavior Specialist in Sacramento

Salary Range: $15.18-$21.25
Actual offers will be determined by the candidate’s creditable years of experience in conjunction with internal equity considerations and based on the organization’s current compensation practices.

•        Bachelor's Degree (BA/ BS) in Psychology, Behavioral Science, Education or related field.
•        One (1) year experience working with children who are Serious Emotionally Disturbed (SED) and their families required.
Preferred experience:
•        Working with diverse populations
•        Medi-Cal documentation experience
•        Electronic Health Records
•        IEP’s
•        CPS knowledge and experience

•        Under direct supervision, develops and implements positive behavior supports and intervention strategies to address significant behavioral problems for youth and their families/caregivers in a variety of environments.
•        Works collaboratively with others on the clinical team to support creation and implementation of stabilization and service plans.
•        Works independently with youth and or families in a variety of settings including homes, community, and/or treatment settings.

*Natomas and Rancho Cordova area

Apply Today!

Contact Details

State/Province: California
Country: United States