May 08, 2024

Behaviorist - PT or FT

  • Legacy Treatment Services
  • Salem Medical Center - Emergency Room, Salem Woodstown Road, Salem, NJ, USA
Full/Part-Time Health Care Nonprofit - Social Services

Job Description

The Behaviorist plans and provides behavior management programs for consumers ages 21+ on the inpatient unit who are dually diagnosed with IDD and mental health disorders. Provides related services to administrators, staff, parents, and the community as appropriate. Actively participates in the development and implementation of policies relative to the management of problematic behaviors. Identifies target behavior, conducts the Functional Behavioral Assessment as well as the plan development. Monitors all plans, supervises all documentation, and is responsible for all training of staff involved in behavior plans.



This position is currently part time (totaling 28 hours per week) but can be changed to a full time position depending upon an applicant’s interest.


Full time positions have the following benefits:

  • 3.2 weeks of Paid Time Off during the first year
  • Medical insurance, vision, dental and life insurance benefits
  • 403(b) employee participation and employer match
  • 9 Agency-paid holidays



Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

Job Requirements


Master’s Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis, Psychology, or Special Education, with preference given to a BCBA. Three years of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities involving behavior modifications. Prior experience developing, analyzing and implementing Functional Behavior Assessments and Behavioral Support. Must be working toward a BCBA if he/she does not already have licensure in the field. BCBA preferred.


Legacy Treatment Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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