Behavior Support Consultant in Amherst, NY
Florida International University Posted: 2021-09-22
Amherst, NY 14226
The Center for Children & Families is searching for a Research Coordinator to join their team in Buffalo, NY.
This position will coordinate the study-related interventions and the monitoring and management of these interventions in school and community settings.
The interventions are included within a study of school-based positive behavior supports for children with Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in general and special education, positive behavior supports for kinder-garden students who are at-risk for school or social difficulties, and a parenting program for male caregivers of pre-school aged children; Monitors and utilizes study-related procedures with a caseload of research participants; meets with participants, reviews the informed consent to participate, completes study interviews to ensure enrollment criteria are met; collects study data, and supervises staff who conduct behavioral observations of children in the studies and maintains continuous communication with research participants.
Coordinates the study-related interventions and the monitoring and management of these interventions in school and community settings. Provides clinical consultation to ensure appropriate implementation of study interventions and treatments with both parents and teachers.
Implements and monitors positive behavior supports in schools and community settings.
Conducts home and/or school visits to meet with study participants.
Provides consultation to promote use of study treatment.
Establishes progress monitoring for study treatment evaluation.
Collects and manages observational data.
Supervises staff who are collecting observational data.
Performs other duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are related to the position.
Prepares materials for study visits for enrollment and data collection.
May recommend changes on policy and procedures as necessary.
Bachelor's degree and three (3) years of experience.
Previous experience working with parents and elementary-aged children
Ability to travel to schools, community settings, and homes.
Proficiency with database management
Master's degree in a related field.
$45,000 - $50,000
Go to the Link below - click on “Prospective Candidates” and search for posting number 525055 to apply.