Burris Laboratory School
Ball State University
Burris Laboratory School welcomes applications for a Behavior Specialist.
Burris Laboratory School was established to provide a stellar K-12 educational environment in which pre-service teachers from Ball State University observe and provide learning opportunities for students with highly effective teachers using innovative instructional strategies aligned with Indiana standards.
The Behavioral Specialist provides continuous support to the overall educational environment by utilizing effective behavioral strategies to address student behaviors. The Behavioral Specialist collaborates with university faculty, Burris educators, pre-service teachers, other professional staff and administrators to provide outlets and avenues for students to communicate, develop skills and build healthy relationships in the school community to support the vision and mission of the school.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work or education from an accredited institution. At least one year of experience with applied behavior analysis in a clinical or school setting. Ability to gain and hold Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) certification.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s Degree with a major in psychology or a related field from an accredited institution; valid Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) professional certificate. Three years or more as a behavior specialist.
Apply online at: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/25373. Include the following documents with your application: resume and cover letter addressed to Bob Marra. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through July 1, 2021.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.