Nexus Therapies LLC Behavior Technician Fairfield, CA · Part time

Responsible for providing intensive behavioral intervention services to clients with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other developmental delays in language, cognitive, adaptive behavior, social-emotional, self-care, fine motor, gross motor and communication development. The behavior therapist is ultimately responsible for direct delivery of the behavioral services to the children and families, as well as accurate record-keeping of case notes and excellent communication with supervising BCABA or BCBA about the program and the progress of the behavior service plans. The RBT maintains a weekly billable caseload of service hours as directed by the Director of Operations.


Essential Functions

  • Provide direct therapy in individual and group sessions.
  • Complete weekly program writing and maintain client's program book.
  • Work with the Clinical Team and implement individualized goals and checklists.
  • Implement individualized treatment plans as written and directed by a Clinical


  • Graph data as instructed - may only apply if the electronic data collection system is offline.
  • Maintain respect and confidentiality for all clients.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies.
  • Maintain and protect the well-being of all clients.
  • Avoids legal challenges by keeping client information confidential.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license and the ability to meet California’s driving requirements
  • Dependable means of transportation

Additional Functions:

  • Actively communicates the Nexus Therapies’s outreach efforts to community
  • Adheres to the mission, vision, and values of Nexus Therapies (very important)

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree preferred
  • An associate's degree and educational coursework completed in the areas of marriage and family therapy, child development, special education, psychology, or related field.
  • RBT Certification. RBT training can be provided to be eligible to sit for the RBT exam.
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of DTT, PECS, PRT, and other ABA strategies.

Work Environment & Physical Demands:

  • Ability to stand and circulate for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to see for purposes of reading laws and codes, rules and policies, and other printed matter and observing students.
  • Ability to hear and understand speech at normal speech levels, in the English language.
  • Ability to communicate so others will be able to clearly understand normal conversation.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds.
  • Adapt to manage moderate to high-stress levels.
  • Work fluctuates between a clinical, office, and home environment.
  • Climate is normal; occasional adverse weather conditions.
  • Regular contact with parents, community members, and outside agency personnel.
  • Hazards: Incumbents may be exposed to contact with individuals displaying physically aggressive, self-abusive, or socially undesirable behavior.
  • Ability and willingness to travel between client locations for appointments as assigned in a punctual manner.


Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a part-time or full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday with some weekends as needed, hours will fluctuate based on workload and client schedule.

Occasional weekend work will be mandatory based on client needs.


This position requires up to 100% travel moving between client residences in the Metro area.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

RBT Certification - If no RBT Certification, RBT must go through intensive training and pass the RBT exam. More details upon hiring.

Signing bonus if you are an active RBT


$20 - $25 per hour