Career Opportunities

Behaviour Interventionist

Autism Intervention Services (AIS) is responsible to offer evidence based intervention services to preschool children who have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder in the province of New-Brunswick. AIS’ philosophy is to offer treatment in the most natural environment possible and therefore prioritizes home based services or community-based services.

 

AIS is currently looking to hire Behaviour Interventionists for the following school districts and areas:

 

ASD-W: 1 position in the Woodstock area

ASD- W: 5 positions in the Fredericton area

ASD-N/DSF-NE : 2 positions in the Campbellton area

ASD-S: 2 positions (Charlotte County area)

Qualifications and Educational Requirements:

 

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have completed a high school education, preferably with some post- secondary education
  • Demonstrates a strong desire to work with children with ASD
  • Have completed or shown intent to complete the provincial Education and Early Childhood Development level 1 Autism training, offered once hired
  • Have completed a criminal record check, vulnerable sector check and Social Development prior contact check within the past five years
  • Bilingualism (French and English) is an asset
  • Valid Driver’s license and access to a vehicle as travel is required
  • Have completed or will complete workplace standard first aide training with certificate

Roles and Responsibilities:

 

A behaviour interventionist is responsible for working directly with a child to implement behavioural intervention programs that are written to address the personalized learning plan goals.  The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

  • Playing and interacting socially with a child to build rapport during the intake process or when beginning to work with a new client
  • Working one on one with preschool children with autism implementing individualized evidence based strategies/programs
  • Working in family homes, in daycares and agency’s center
  • Administering programs to support the intervention goals
  • Collecting data, summarizing data, and communicating as needed with the supervisor
  • Maintaining compliance with the agency’s policies and procedures
  • Communicating with the families
  • Being receptive to feedback and implementing suggestions
  • Demonstrating good work ethic (punctual and good attendance)
  • Demonstrating professionalism and good communication skills
  • Adhering to confidentiality

Salary/Benefits

  • Starting rate of pay $15.30/hour
  • Group medical and dental insurance
  • Life and long term disability insurance
  • Travel expenses
  • Vacation and sick time

Applicants are encouraged to apply by email to:

Fredericton/Woodstock: lana.thompson@aisfredericton.ca

Campbellton: isabelle.comeau@ais-cia.ca

 

 

Behaviour Consultant

Autism Intervention Services (AIS) is responsible to offer evidence based intervention services to preschool children who have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder in the province of New-Brunswick. AIS’ philosophy is to offer treatment in the most natural environment possible and therefore prioritizes home based services or community-based services.

 

AIS is currently looking to a hire Behaviour Consultant for the following school district:

 

DSF- S/ASD-E : 1 position Moncton Office

ASD-S/DSF-S: 2 positions Saint John Office

Qualifications and Educational Requirements:

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have completed a bachelor’s degree in social sciences, health sciences or education
  • Minimum of five years work experience working as a behaviour interventionist if a bachelor’s degree has been completed in an unrelated field
  • Have completed or shown intent to complete the provincial Education and Early Childhood Development level 2 Autism training
  • Have completed a criminal record check, vulnerable sector check and Social Development prior contact check within the past five years

 

This person will demonstrate exceptional abilities to work in a team setting and will demonstrate a high level of professionalism and integrity, adopting and respecting AIS’ mission and values.

 

Bilingualism (French and English) is an asset.

 

Valid Driver’s license and access to a vehicle as travel is required.

Roles and Responsibilities:

A behavior consultant develops and manages a child’s program under the direction of a clinical supervisor.  The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

  • Assists the clinical supervisor in administering the Comprehensive Assessment for Learning and Independence (CALI) at intake, ongoing assessment, and post intervention assessment
  • Assists the clinical supervisor in creating a Personal Learning Plan (PLP) in accordance with the current provincial process
  • Supervision and performance management of behaviour interventionists
  • Program selection, writing and implementation
  • Implementing and adhering to clinical service delivery policies
  • Supervising, training, and evaluating behavior interventionists
  • Addressing clients’ needs
  • Overseeing and communicating client progress by monitoring, analyzing, and documenting
  • Communicating with families and other stakeholders/community partners
  • Modifying programs to ensure adequate and timely progress of clientele
  • Training parents
  • Overseeing successful transitions into schools by preparing, advising, and documenting the transition plan as well as overseeing the successful implementation of the transition plan

Salary/Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Group medical and dental insurance
  • Life and long term disability insurance
  • Travel expenses
  • Vacation and sick time

Applicants are encouraged to apply by email to: cindy.trebble@aisfredericton.ca

 

Clinical Supervisor

Autism Intervention Services (AIS) is responsible to offer evidence based intervention services to preschool children who have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder in the province of New-Brunswick. AIS’ philosophy is to offer treatment in the most natural environment possible and therefore prioritizes home based services or community-based services.

 

AIS is currently looking to hire Clinical Supervisors for the following school districts:

 

ASD-S/DSF-S: Charlotte County – Saint John Office

 

Qualifications and Educational Requirements:

 

A Clinical Supervisor serves as the leader of an intervention team.  They oversee the clients’ programs and have the responsibility to supervise other members of the clinical team, to analyze assessment data, intervention outcomes data, and program composition to determine the appropriate course of intervention.

 

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a master’s degree in psychology, speech-language pathology, education, occupational therapy, social work and applied behaviour analysis
  • Have completed for show intent to complete the provincial level 2 autism training
  • Maintains certification with the Behaviour Analyst Certification Board or with their licensing body (if applicable)
  • Meet up to date annual provincial training requirements of the Department and have a completed a criminal record check, vulnerable sector check and Social Development prior contact check within the past five years

 

This person will demonstrate exceptional abilities to work in a team setting and will demonstrate a high level of professionalism and integrity, adopting and respecting AIS’ mission and values.

 

A minimum of five years experience working in the field of autism spectrum disorder is required.  Bilingualism (French and English) is an asset.

 

Valid Driver’s license and access to a vehicle as travel is required.

 

Roles and Responsibilities:

A clinical supervisor’s responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

-Conducting a Comprehensive Assessment for Learning and Independence (CALI) at intake, ongoing assessment, and post intervention assessment

-Creating a PLP in accordance with the current provincial process

-Conducting ongoing assessments

-Conducting post-intervention assessments

-Mentoring and evaluating the competencies of behavior consultants and behaviour interventionists.  The clinical supervisor is responsible for all clients on their clinical team

– Demonstrating exceptional clinical skills in the areas of:

  • program selection, writing and implementation
  • implementing and adhering to clinical service delivery policies
  • supervising, training, and evaluating behavior interventionists
  • addressing clients’ needs
  • Overseeing and communicating client progress by monitoring, analyzing, and documenting
  • communicating with families and other stakeholders/community partners
  • modifying programs to ensure adequate and timely progress of clientele
  • training parents

 

-Overseeing successful transitions into schools by preparing, advising, and documenting the transition plan as well as overseeing the successful implementation of the transition plan.

– Administrative duties relating to scheduling and monthly reports

Salary/Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Group medical and dental insurance
  • Life and long term disability insurance
  • Travel expenses
  • Vacation and sick time

 

Applicants are encouraged to apply by email to: cindy.trebble@aisfredericton.ca