*In order to be considered for this position you must
live in Elgin, TX or within a 20-30 minute commute from Elgin,
As our Behavior Technician, you will help children with
autism so they can develop the necessary skills needed to pursue
their dreams. #DoWonders with us.
Every day you will provide direct therapy
to a child with autism either in a one on one or group setting
utilizing prescribed teaching and natural environment training.
This role is performed using a science-based practice that requires
proper protocols to be implemented by creating and repeating many
learning opportunities, called trials, and documenting your
dedicated child’s progress and responses. We will provide
training so that you are equipped and empowered to help each child.
This role is the first step in many career opportunities.
Depending on the client’s location, therapy will either be
conducted in the child’s home or at a Centria center. Generally,
this role is between the hours of 3 pm and 8 pm and part time
totaling 15-25 hours per week.
To thrive, you must be reliable, have infinite
patience, and maintain a positive, self-directed drive to help each
child acquire new skills. Your work matters, and your direct
influence and dedication will inspire each child's growth. Children
can be unpredictable and potentially aggressive, so this role is
not for the weak of spirit, mind, or body.
Must haves: you need to be at least 18 years of
age, have a high school diploma or GED, willing to obtain CPR and
First Aid certification along with a TB test if you haven't had one
in the last year. Additionally, we will run a preemployment
What's in it for you: In addition to the
opportunity to do wonders and change the lives of children, you
will receive clear feedback and have an opportunity to grow and
build a clinical career with support from our world-class clinical
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, Veteran status, or disability status. This job description
is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills,
efforts, duties, responsibilities, or working conditions associated
with the position. Centria reserves the right to amend this job
description at any time, with or without written notice.