Employment at Summit Agency

Summit Agency, Inc. is in the midst of a significant expansion to provide an array of services to children and young adults with autism and related diagnosis. In addition to our K-12 school, Summit Academy, we are expanding our programs to include Summit Support and Behavior Services, a Health & Wellness Center, and a higher education residential campus. These programs will support students on the autism spectrum as well as the community in a state-of-the-art building adjacent to Becker College in Worcester, MA.

We are looking for passionate professionals who want to be part of a team with a common goal to make a positive impact in people’s lives. This is a great opportunity to join our rapidly growing company.  

Currently we are searching for professionals for several positions. These include:

Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA)

Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA)

Registered Behavior Technicians*

ABA Technicians*

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Mental Health Counselor

 

*Interested applicants that are currently in an ABA graduate program and/or recent college graduates considering attending a graduate program in ABA are encouraged to apply, as the duties of your job will be geared to meet fieldwork requirements of the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB).

 

We offer a competitive salary, generous benefits package, mileage reimbursement, flexible schedules, technology package, manageable caseloads, opportunity for growth, and a collaborative work environment.

If you are looking for a rewarding career that enables you to make a positive difference in the lives of our clients, their families, and the community, we are interested in discussing these opportunities with you.  

Please submit your resume along with a letter of interest to:  staffing@summitacademiesma.com or mail to:

Summit Agency, Inc.

15 Jamesbury Drive

Worcester, MA 01609

Attn:  Staffing Manager

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Summit Agency Inc., and its subsidiaries embraces workplace diversity and is dedicated to the achievement of equality of opportunity for all its employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected group status under federal, state or local law. Summit Agency Inc., and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

 

 

Director of ABA Services 

 

Summit Agency, Inc., Support and Behavioral Services located in Worcester, MA is seeking a full-time BCBA with strong leadership skills who wants to have a direct impact in helping to establish this new practice that will serve the needs of children and young adults with autism and related diagnosis. The BCBA will be responsible for overseeing an amazing team of Behavior professionals.  

 

Position Overview:

  • Conduct behavioral assessments, functional assessments, and functional analyses.

  • Complete ongoing documentation as required by insurance companies.

  • Design individualized behavior support and skill acquisition plans.

  • Supervise and train ABA/Behavioral Technicians.

  • Review program effectiveness, make recommendations, monitor data collection and graph/monitor progress.

  • Educate parents and staff about Applied Behavior Analysis.

  • Review documentation and provide feedback as needed.

  • Maintain ongoing communication with parent via direct supervision, emails, and phone calls.

  • Encourage and participate in an environment that fosters employee satisfaction and maximizes productivity.

 

Requirements:  

  • A minimum of three years’ experience working as a BCBA in an in-home setting

  • Master’s degree (Preferred) in Applied Behavior Analysis or related field

  • Licensed/Certification:  BCBA (Preferred) LABA Certification (Preferred)

  • Three or more years of experience in a supervisory role, preferred

  • Valid Driver’s License

 

Additional Information:

  • Successful completion of CORI and fingerprinting/criminal history background check

  • Satisfactory Reference checks

 

We offer a highly competitive salary and benefit plan that includes Health & Dental, generous time off benefits, technology package, manageable caseloads, opportunity for growth and professional development, and a great work environment.

 

 

Board Certified assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) 

 

Summit Agency, Inc., Summit Support and Behavioral Services located in Worcester, MA is currently looking for compassionate, smart, and outgoing individuals with the desire to make a positive impact to clients by providing in-home ABA services.  We have several openings (evening hours and weekends available) and will consider applicants who are currently in an ABA program and recent graduates. Bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

Position Overview:

  • Providing direct services to clients by implementing all programs developed and/or approved by the BCBA’s

  • Manage a small caseload under the direct and regular supervision of BCBA

  • Meeting weekly with the Clinical Supervisor (BCBA) for case review on each client

  • Conducting assessments and write assessment reports, revised by the Clinical Supervisor/BCBA

  • Developing programming for clients on an ongoing basis 

 

Requirements:

  • Certified as a Board-Certified assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA)

  • Ability to demonstrate excellent written, verbal and listening skills

  • Excellent time management skills

  • Desire to make a positive impact and be actively involved in a collaborative team environment

  • Valid Driver’s License & personal means of transportation with a reliable vehicle and proof of auto insurance

  • Minimum of one year experience working with children and young adults with ASD or other developmental disabilities. One year experience working in-home as an ABA therapist

 

Additional Information:  

  • Successful completion of fingerprinting and criminal history background check 

  • Satisfactory reference checks 

 

We offer a competitive salary and benefit plan that includes Health & Dental, generous time off benefits, technology package, manageable caseloads, opportunities for growth and professional development, a great work environment.

 

Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)

At Summit Agency, Inc., Summit Support and Behavioral Services, Worcester, MA, our RBTs are professionals who have completed a minimum of a 40-hour intensive training in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), have successfully passed a competency assessment administered by a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), and received a passing score on the RBT exam through the Behavior Analyst Certification Board to become a Registered Behavior Technician. All behavior technicians are continually supervised by an agency BCBA on a weekly basis and engage in behavior analytic professional development activities.  

RBTs are responsible for the direct implementation of skill-acquisition and behavior-reduction plans developed by the BCBA. The behavior technician may also collect data and conduct certain types of assessments (e.g., stimulus preference assessments) under the supervision of a BCBA. 

Position Overview:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • A minimum of a high school diploma or GED

  • Ability to attend an initial orientation and case review meetings

  • Ability to work independently and in an organized manner

  • Must be highly organized      

  • Proven ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing along with outstanding listening skills

  • Ability to work a minimum of 10 hours per week  

  • A minimum of one year of experience in working with children, adolescents, and/or adults with autism preferred

  • Proficient in a variety of software programs including Microsoft Office

  • Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation

  

Additional Information:  

  • Successful completion of fingerprinting and criminal history background check 

  • Satisfactory reference checks 

 

We offer a competitive salary and benefit plan that includes Health & Dental, generous time off benefits, technology package, manageable caseloads, opportunities for growth and professional development, a great work environment.

 

Behavior Therapist (This position is similar to the following positions at other companies: Registered Behavior Technician, ABA Tutor, ABA Technician, ABA Instructor, Social Skills Assistant, Social Skills Group Leader)

 

At Summit Agency, Inc., Summit Support and Behavioral Services located in Worcester, MA, our Behavior Therapists directly implement the behavior support plan for the clients served. All Behavior Therapists are continually supervised by an agency BCBA on a weekly basis and engage in behavior analytic professional development activities.

 

Behavior Therapists are responsible for the direct implementation of skill-acquisition and behavior-reduction plans developed by the BCBA.  Such duties include running prescribed programming as well as data collection and entry. Responsible for working 1:1 with clients and implementing a specific treatment plan designed to address a client’s needs for behavioral management, daily living skills, social skills, and community skills.

 

Position Overview:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent

  • Knowledge of and experience with Applied Behavior Analysis is a plus

  • Ability to attend an initial orientation and case review meetings

  • Ability to work independently and in an organized manner

  • Must be highly organized with a can-do attitude

  • Proven ability to communicate effectively (both written and verbal) 

  • Ability to work a minimum of 10 hours per week  

  • A minimum of one year of experience in working with children, adolescents, and/or adults with autism preferred

  • Proficient in a variety of software programs including Microsoft Office

  • Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation

  

Additional Information:  

  • Successful completion of fingerprinting and criminal history background check 

  • Satisfactory reference checks 

 

We offer a competitive salary and benefit plan that includes Health & Dental, generous time off benefits, technology package, manageable caseloads, opportunities for growth and professional development, a great work environment.

 

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Summit Agency, Inc., Summit Support and Behavioral Services located in Worcester, MA is seeking a full-time Licensed Mental Health Counselor to provide therapy, both through telehealth and eventually in our Worcester offices.  We are seeking a clinician who can see primarily children, adolescents, and young adults. 

 

Position Overview: 

  • Provides direct clinical treatment to adults, children and adolescents as represented in the caseload through - diagnostic evaluation screenings, crisis/emergency assessment intervention, treatment, planning an assessment, individual, group, couple, and family therapy.  

  • Participates in interdisciplinary diagnostic treatment and planning conferences.  

  • Consults with area schools, doctors, individuals and other social services agencies, insurance providers and hospital networks regarding clients.  

  • Maintains client records in administrative records consistently with center policy.  

  • Attends administrative staff meetings as required, attends in-service education, clinical supervision and professional meetings as required. 

  • Participates in require trainings and performs all other related job duties. 

  • Ability to perform diagnostic and risk assessments using current accepted tools and best practices to determine appropriate level of care. 

  • Can develop and implement treatment plans which are behaviorally oriented, measurable, and appropriate for the identifier level of care. 

  • Respects diverse views and approaches, demonstrates Standards of Respect, and contributes to creating and maintaining an environment of professionalism, tolerance, civility and acceptance toward all employees, patients, and visitors. 

 

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in a clinical course of study in behavioral health (social work, psychology, counseling, or related field) that meet the academic requirements for independent licensure in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. 

  • Requires licensure as LMHC, LCSW, LMFT, or is actively working towards licensure in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

 

Additional Information:  

  • Successful completion of fingerprinting and criminal history background check 

  • Satisfactory reference checks 

 

We offer a competitive salary and benefit plan that includes Health & Dental, generous time off benefits, technology package, manageable caseloads, opportunities for growth and professional development, a great work environment.

 

Mental Health Counselor

Summit Agency, Inc., Summit Support and Behavioral Services located in Worcester, MA is seeking a full-time Mental Health Counselor to provide therapy, both through telehealth and eventually in our Worcester offices.  We are seeking a MHC who can see primarily children, adolescents and young adults.

 

The MHC provides direct patient care including treatment planning, implementing plans, evaluating treatment, discharge planning, and other duties as assigned.

 

Position Overview:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with other team members and with inpatient psychiatric population.

  • Ability to remain calm under stress or in emergency situations.

  • Ability to interact with people who are under physical and / or emotional stress.

  • Ability to project a professional image.

  • Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements.

  • Strong organizational, prioritizing, and analytical skills.

  • Ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant.

  • Working knowledge of computer and software applications used in job functions.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in counseling or related field preferred

  • Minimum four (4) years of mental health counseling experience in a health field required

 

Additional Information:  

  • Successful completion of fingerprinting and criminal history background check 

  • Satisfactory reference checks 

 

We offer a competitive salary and benefit plan that includes Health & Dental, generous time off benefits, technology package, manageable caseloads, opportunities for growth and professional development, a great work environment.

 

SUMMIT AGENCY Inc:

Summit Agency Inc. is a non-profit organization providing evidence-based educational and community supports to people with autism and related diagnoses.

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