Summer Intern-RBT/BST

Status: Intern  

Reports to: Director of Programs

Position Summary:

We are Liberty Employment Services and we provide amazing support to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities and moderate to severe behavioral challenges. Our mission is to provide support through employment, vocational training, and social integration while empowering our clients to reach their greatest potential. Currently we are seeking interns pursuing a degree in Psychology, Social Services, Human Services or Social Work. 

Education:

Must be currently enrolled in at least 6 semester hours of relevant undergraduate coursework as a Junior or Senior at an accredited college/university. 

Essential Functions:

  • Gain experience executing individualized programs for adults based on ABA principles that increase communication, self-help, social and employment skills.

  • Utilize positive reinforcement and antecedent modification to increase appropriate behaviors over time.

  • Provide support to assist in managing inappropriate behaviors that occur through the implementation of Behavior Intervention Plans (BIPs) and consultation with our Board-Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA)

  • Utilize creative ability to implement behavior changes.

  • Facilitate interactions with peers, coworkers, and families.

  • Have fun with our clients while teaching them the skills that they need to be successful!

  • Accurately record information on the client’s progress throughout the session.

  • Be courteous & professional with families, and organizations.

  • Maintain confidentially with regards to Client information.

Additional Essential Functions:

Required Skills:

  • Must be currently enrolled in at least 6 semester hours of relevant undergraduate coursework as a Junior or Senior at an accredited college/university.

  • Must successfully pass a criminal background check.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (spoken and written).

Additional Required Skills:

Compensation:

Each intern will receive a monthly stipend based on the number of hours worked.

If you are interested in exploring the opportunities, please send a letter of interest and resume to:
hr@liberty-corp.org