Job Title: Behavioral Interventionist
Location: Duncan, Nebraska
In a career as a Behavioral Interventionist, you will provide administrative intervention for students with behavioral problems and ensures school safety.
- Provides administrative intervention for students utilizing a behavioral approach to promote learning.
- Receives students from classrooms or office whenever necessary to address behavioral or attendance problems and de-escalates inappropriate behavior utilizing prescribed administrative intervention procedures.
- Supervises hallways and areas of student movement during class breaks and before and after school; supervises in-school suspension, mediation essays, and other office consequences.
- Ensures safety by coordinating the repair of faulty equipment and facilities with the Maintenance Department and supervising fire drills and other school emergency procedures.
- Assumes responsibility for the academic and social skills growth of each student; cares for student health and well-being during the school day.
- Monitors student progress, oversees field trips, and provides positive reinforcement to students to foster and maintain improvements in behavior.
- Communicates with other professionals regarding individual student needs and progress; provides consultation to Family-Teachers, parents or guardians, and school staff regarding student behavior and consequences.
- Prepares quarterly reports for homework and office referrals.
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent is preferred.
- Previous experience including experience with learning disabled or behaviorally impaired learners.
- Ability to successfully teach and present behavior skills and material to students.
- Knowledge of regulatory requirements pertaining to youth care.
- Computer skills in Microsoft Office.
- Ability to communicate in an articulate, professional manner while maintaining necessary degree of confidentiality.
- Knowledge of the Boys Town Model.
- Ability to adapt responses to situations while maintaining procedural and regulatory integrity.
About Boys Town:
Boys Town touches the lives of more than 2 million children and families nationwide each year. As one of the country’s largest nonprofit funded child-care organizations, Boys Town is nationally recognized for its research-proven child, health and family care programs. From our start in 1917, we’re poised to make even greater strides forward as we lead the way in changing how America cares for children, families and communities for the next 100 years.
Schedule: Full Time
Date Posted: 6/25/2019
Job ID: 13810
This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.