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Behavioral Specialist (Bon Air JCC)
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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Behavioral Specialist (Bon Air JCC)
# Position Information

Job Description
The Yvonne B. Miller School at the Bon Air Juvenile Correctional Center is seeking a qualified Behavioral Specialist to assist teachers in utilizing behavioral intervention and strategies for effecting positive behavioral change in students. This position provides continuous support to the overall educational environment for all students in need. Will assist in the development of procedures and training materials for educational staff involved with students with challenging behaviors.
## Minimum Qualifications
The selected candidate must understand the characteristics of a wide range of disabilities and mental health disorders; knowledge of functional behavior assessment and behavior intervention plans. Maintains a current knowledge of Federal and State laws regulating special education and Section 504; knowledgeable of Virginia's Tier Systems of Support (VTSS) and its implementation regarding both academic and behavior. Must be able to develop interventions and strategies that deal with challenging student behaviors, including topics such as classroom management techniques, presentation and environmental considerations.
Bachelor's degree in psychology, special education or a related field with coursework specific to the area of behavior management. Experience providing behavioral intervention services to both general education students and students with disabilities; writing or participating in IEPs.
## Preferred Qualifications
Possess or currently pursuing and expected to complete, credentialing/licensure in at least one of the following: Registered Behavior Technician (RBT), Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) or Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)
## Special Requirements
This is a twelve month position working with residents in a secure correctional facility. The selected candidate must possess a valid driver's license. Will have to complete all mandatory agency and state training requirements to include but not limited to safety, technology and cyber security .
## Special Instructions to Applicants
"The Department of Juvenile Justice practices fair and equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with applicable laws and regulations developed by the Commonwealth of Virginia and federal agencies. The Department of Juvenile Justice does not discriminate with regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran's status, political affiliation, or disability"
LAYOFF POLICY - LAY OFF FOR COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA POSITIONS ONLY: If you have been affected by DHRM Policy 1.3 Layoff and possess a valid Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Card) or a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Card), you must submit the Card BEFORE the closing date for this position. The Card may be scanned and attached to the application or faxed to (804) 323-2302.
Applications will only be accepted on-line through the Recruitment Management System at and must be received by 11:59 P.M. on closing date. Resumes may be attached but may not substitute for the on-line application.
INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS: DJJ does not accept "See Resume" as a response to any question. Information on the application is the primary source for screening for the position. Failure to complete any section of the application may disqualify the application for further consideration. Applications must include complete work history, including periods of unemployment if applicable.
# Contact Information
## Name
Bon Air Complex - Human Resources
## Phone
(804) 323-2505
## Address
1701 Old Bon Air Road
Richmond, VA 23235
*Working Title:* Behavioral Specialist (Bon Air JCC)
*Role Title:* Education Coordinator I - 29131
*Job Open Date:* 05/15/2018
*Job Close Date:* 05/29/2018
*Open Until Filled:* No
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No
*Hiring Range:* $43,892 - $65,900
*Agency:* Dept of Juvenile Justice (777)
*Agency Website:*
*Location:* Chesterfield - 041
*Position Number:* EBA66
*Job Posting Number:* 1037961
*Type of Recruitment:* General Public - G
*Does this position have telework options?:* No
*Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference:* No
*Job Type:* Full-Time (Salaried)
*Job Type Detail:* Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
*Pay Band:* 05

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