Provides behavior management support to children and families with serious developmental, intellectual, emotional, and behavioral problems in collaboration with clinical psychologists and behavioral consultants in the psychiatry and behavioral medicine unit. The BHTs work is directed by Nursing Leaders or designee. Incumbents are required to work with complex and acute psychiatric patients and be comfortable in dealing with stressful and quickly changing environments. This includes initiating appropriate interventions that promote a healthy and safe environment for patients, families and staff.
- High school diploma or equivalent experience
- Minimum one (1) years of experience providing direct treatment services to children and families.
- WA State Certified Behavior Technician Credential (CBT).
- Registration as a Nursing Assistant in Washington State within 6 months of employment.
- Basic Life Support (BLS).
- Safety Care certification (internal training) required within 3 months of hire and annually thereafter.
- Experience with multi-system involved children with severe behavioral problems, and developmental or intellectual disabilities.
- Previous experience in the implementation of behavioral assessment and treatment programs with individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
This compensation range was calculated based on full-time employment (2080 hours worked per calendar year). Offers are determined by multiple factors including equity, skills, experience, and expertise, and may vary within the range provided.
Seattle Children’s offers annual incentive pay based upon performance that is commensurate with the level of the position.
This compensation range is specific to Seattle, positions located outside of Seattle may be compensated differently depending on various factors.
Seattle Children’s offers a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 403(b), life insurance, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more. Click here for more information.