Careers

Current openings

 


BCBA  Full Time or Part Time

Scope:

Development, implement and supervise the behavioral services and strategies of the JAFCO Children’s Ability Center

 

Job Responsibilities:

This person’s job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Program Development to ensure safety, structure and enrichment for the children
  • Provide training to staff, volunteers and parents
  • Assess individual needs of each child and develop behavioral plan
  • Physically provide on-site behavioral interventions as needed and model behavioral skills for staff
  • Facilitate groups with caregivers, siblings and family members
  • Develop materials to support behavior training
  • Attend team meetings and parent conferences
  • Train all staff in PCM as Level 2 Practitioner

Qualifications:

  • BCBA Certification
  • Masters Degree plus 3 years experience
  • Experience in programming and behavioral intervention with children with developmental disabilities
  • Must maintain Bodily Injury Liability insurance of $100,000 per claim, $300,000 per incident on their personal automobile when driving clients or their children
  • Experience with supervision and consultation
  • Excellent communication skills to support and train staff

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NORTHEAST Bryn Mawr Office

Part Time Data Entry Clerk

Scope:

To assist with administrative needs of the office and data entry to the JAFCO Raiser’s Edge database.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  •  Open, date stamp, sort and distribute daily incoming mail
  • Enter and/or update donor contributions as well as donor contact information into Raiser’s Edge database
  • Track documents and daily donations as received
  • Process credit card donations and scan checks into bank account
  • Enter R.S.V.P’s into the event module of Raiser’s Edge
  • Send thank you letters to donors
  • Run basic database reports and queries as needed
  • Assist donors with tribute or donation
  • Assist with fundraising event
  • Other duties as requested by supervisor
  • Invoicing of outstanding or expected event and tribute donations

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good organizational and attention to details

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MST Therapist

The MST Therapist will:

  • Attend weekly group supervision with the MST Team
  • Attend individual supervision weekly
  • Assure accessibility to clients when needed at times most likely to promote engagement
  • Assure engagement with all key participants
  • Demonstrate competency in all clinical areas relating to the implementation on MST interventions
  • Assure that all assessments are comprehensive, multi-systemic, and provide adequate information to determine the causes and correlates of referral behaviors to direct effective treatment within the ecological context
  • Understand and be considerate of multi-cultural differences in the community
  • Comply with the highest relevant legal, professional, and ethical standards
  • Complete other duties as assigned by Clinical Director and Supervisor
  • Provide intensive in-home therapy to a caseload of 6 to 8 cases at a time and serve 16 to 17 client cases per contract year
  • Provide 30-35 hours of direct clinical service (Case Management and Therapy) with clients weekly
  • Provide 24-hour on-call clinical service to all clients one week per month
  • Conduct MST assessment including review of referral information and initial intake
  • Engage primary caregiver and other key participants in active change-oriented treatment by identifying and overcoming barriers to engagement
  • Implement a problem conceptualization, treatment planning, intervention implementation, and outcome review and strategy revision procedure using the MST Analytic Process
  • Maintain clear and concise documentation of treatment efforts that promote peer and supervisory review and feedback, and that demonstrate compliance with the 9 MST Principles and the MST Analytic Process
  • Collaborate with all relevant systems and key participants within each family to ensure their buy-in cooperation throughout MST treatment
  • Provide direct clinical treatment using methods compatible with MST principles and practices
  • Participate in all MST training, supervision, and consultation activities

The MST Therapist will serve as the adolescent and family’s advocate in attempting to provide and facilitate the best possible care and treatment available.

 

Job Qualifications:

The MST Therapist must possess the following qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Marriage & Family Therapy or a related subject area with experience in treating serious antisocial behavior in youth
  • An ability to work in a treatment team context
  • A willingness to work extended hours when necessary
  • An ability to develop helping relationships and implement intervention plans with adolescents, families, and communities in cooperation with MST Team
  • A demonstrated ability to perform in a professional and ethical manner with the highest regard for adolescents, families, communities, and MST Team
  • Knowledge of community agencies and resources
  • 75% or better score on MST Training in South Carolina
  • CPR and First Aid certification
  • Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record
  • Must maintain Bodily Injury Liability insurance of $100,000 per claim, $300,000 per incident on their personal automobile when driving clients and their children.

Preferred Experience:

The following experiences are preferred:

  • Direct use of family therapies
  • Individual therapy using cognitive-behavioral techniques
  • Marital therapy using behaviorally based approaches
  • Behavioral therapy targeting school behavior and academic performance
  • Implementation of interventions within or between systems in the youth’s natural ecology that affect or influence the behavior of youth
  • Case management

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Direct Care Staff-JAFCO Children’s Ability Center

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide for the physical, emotional, social, recreational needs of the children in a home-like environment
  • Manage behaviors utilizing agency policies and procedures
  • Ensure all medical needs of child are met as directed by medical personnel
  • Prepare, or arrange for, daily meals and snacks and assist with feeding as directed
  • Maintain a safe, structured and nurturing home environment
  • Coordinate and assist in developing/supervising children’s activity schedule
  • Coordinate/assist with children’s transportation to extracurricular activities
  • Accompany and engage children in all activities
  • Ensure proper hygiene routines
  • Ensure medication distribution and document appropriately
  • Attend staff meetings and in-services as required

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalency; Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 1 plus years of experience with children with disabilities in a group setting
  • Must be available to work nights and weekends

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Clinical Administrative Assistant

In this role the candidate will be directly responsible for supporting the JAFCO Director of Operations and Clinical Services and the clinical team with all planning, coordinating and administrative needs.

 

Qualifications:

  • College degree preferred, minimum of five years’ experience working clinical office setting
  • Computer expertise in Microsoft Office, Outlook and Excel; able to adapt to working with other JAFCO clinical programs
  • Strong organizational skills and abilities to handle multi-tasks simultaneously
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with multiple generation levels
  • Demonstrates accountability and responsibility for daily work
  • Acquires, maintains and demonstrates current knowledge and competency
  • Demonstrates a commitment to service excellence and quality improvement

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Direct Care Staff: PART-TIME Evenings Weekends or Overnight’s

Job Responsibilities:

This person’s job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Provide for the physical needs of the children
  • Prepare, or arrange for, daily meals and snacks
  • Maintain a safe and structured home environment
  • Coordinate children’s activity schedule in the home and at the Respite Center
  • Coordinate children’s transportation to extracurricular activities
  • Accompany children to all activities and assist other staff in engaging children in the activities
  • Supervise proper hygiene routines
  • Participate as member of clinical team
  • Supervise medication distribution and document appropriately
  • Attend staff meetings and in-services as required
  • Be available and flexible to accommodate scheduling needs, in both the Shelter and Group Homes
  • All other duties as requested by the Shelter Manager

Physical Job Requirements:  Must be physically capable of driving an automobile in a safe manner.  Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds, stoop, bend, kneel, stand/walk up to 4 hours, and be capable of continuous activity with children; must be able to perform housekeeping duties such as mopping and vacuuming large areas; must be physically able to participate in PCM training (Professional Crisis Management).

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalency
  • Previous experience working with children
  • Clean Driving record

 

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