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Behavior Specialist (Full-Time + Benefits)

Promising Futures
El Cajon, California, United States
12.50 to 14.50
December 07, 2018


e you a leader? Are you looking for a rewarding career enriching the lives of others? Do you enjoy building meaningful relationships and assisting those in need? If so, we have an EXCELLENT career opportunity for you!

Who are we?

Promising Futures, Inc (PFI) is a non-profit organization committed to quality care for the developmentally disabled population of San Diego, CA. We pride ourselves in delivering the best care and services to our clients and we hire the best employees to do so!

We are currently seeking a caring, reliable, and determined individual to work as a Behavior Specialist.

Full-time and overtime opportunities available!


Mon - Fri 12:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 11 AM - 7 PM every other Wed


Implementation of behavior programs as outlined in the resident's individual program plans.

Ability to provide physical assistance to clients as needed to follow through on Behavioral Intervention Plans, including emergency interventions as instructed in Crisis Intervention and Prevention; ie (but not limited to) lifting, escorts, and restraints.

Assist in preparing meals and snacks for the residents at the scheduled times.

Attend staff meetings and in-services.

Supervision of skill and behavior data documentation done daily on the appropriate agency forms. Responsible for compiling all data in monthly reports.

Report any illness or injury of residents or staff, property damage or loss, to the Executive Director.

Make rational decisions in emergency situations, i.e., call paramedics, fire department or transport clients to hospital.

Assist in the general upkeep and cleanliness of the home.

Assist teachers and others in coordination and carrying out behavior treatment programs.

Assist in client medical needs including disbursement of medications, transportation to and from medical and dental appointments and staff training pertaining to distribution of medications.

Notify RN of any medication errors; when stock get low, or any other issues with medications arise.

Supervision of direct care staff, including training & monitoring of all performance issues, initiation and management of staff schedule.

What we offer:

Medical (95% company paid), Dental, Vision, Life insurance benefits after 90 days

Paid vacation

401K available after one year

Paid Holidays

Ongoing training!

Employee recognition rewards

Raises and bonuses given for exceptional performance

Paid CPR/First Aid Certification

Weekend and overtime opportunities available

Minimum Qualifications:

High school degree or GED

One year experience in the field of developmental disabilities or special education.

Knowledge of the use of behavior modification techniques.

Must obtain or have current CPR/First Aid Certification within 30 days of hire.

Must pass pre-employment drug test, fingerprint, background check, and physical/TB test.

How to Apply:

Via Post Job Free (Click Apply Now)

Submit resume/application in person: 109 E Lexington Ave. El Cajon, CA 92020

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.50 to $14.50 /hour