Merakey ABA Center Director - BCBA in Fort Worth, Texas

Merakey's Education and Autism division is seeking a seasoned Center Director (BCBA) to oversee our new center coming to Fort Worth, TX.

We are seeking a BCBA leader who is entrenched in the Dallas/Fort Worth autism community and has a true passion for the field. We are you looking for a leader who can wear multiple hats and do whatever it takes to ensure that our clients and students receive the best possible care. If you are someone who has solid business understanding coupled with a passion for the care of children with autism... we want to hear from you!

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

The Center Director is a BCBA Clinician who will provide effective management and leadership in the operational and clinical oversight of the ABA children's program. This position reports directly to the Executive Vice-President of the Education and Autism Division. General responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring that the continuum of programs and services are of the highest quality and are in compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.

  • Responding to community needs, interpreting programs and services to the community and be the primary contact for families and school districts and other stakeholders.

  • Maintaining excellence in the current program through ongoing trainings, and staff supervision.

  • Providing clinical support in role of BCBA as needed.

ABOUT MERAKEY

Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations. We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.

With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey, formerly NHS, provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan and Tennessee.

To learn more about our Education and Autism division, please visit http://educationandautism.merakey.org/ .

Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!

  • Master of Science in Behavior Analysis

  • Board Certification (BCBA) is required

  • One year of experience working with children with autism is required

  • One year of supervisory experience is required

  • Experience with program management, including profit & loss, program marketing, and organizational leadership responsibilities is preferred

  • Must have solid problem-solving skills with the ability to think outside the box and the willingness to be hands on

  • Must be passionate about the care of children with autism and a proven subject matter expert

  • Must be able to work independently but also as part of a team

  • Must be able to show solid business acumen and operational insight

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