The Lexington Public Schools is seeking a highly qualified candidate to serve as a District Wide PK-12 Behavior Specialist. The responsibilities of the position would include: conducting Functional Behavior Assessments and home assessments; developing step-by-step student-specific behavior plans; training and coaching school personnel in the implementation of behavior plans, and de-escalation and restraint techniques; consulting with the special education teams, attending Team meetings, monitoring student progress through data collection, including creating data sheets, graphing data, and modifying programs based on the data.
Candidates for this position should be licensed as a Guidance Counselor, Psychologist, Social Worker, School Adjustment Counselor or BCBA. The candidate should have strong verbal and written communication skills, be willing to work collaboratively with multi-disciplinary teams, and be able to successfully multi-task and problem solve in complex environments.
Please apply online. Applications will be considered only when the online application is completed and a cover letter, resume, three (3) letters of recommendation, license and transcripts have been attached to your online application.
LPS is an Equal Opportunity Employer