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ABA Classroom Counselor - Stoughton MA

ABA Classroom Counselor- Stoughton MA
General Responsibilities: The ABA Counselor-Education is responsible for providing educational instruction to assigned students in a structured classroom environment designed to promote intellectual, emotional and social growth. They will assist in developing teaching plans that are appropriate to the ages and populations served, specifically children and adolescents (ages 3-21 years) with emotional, developmental and/or behavioral needs. Melmark New England serves children, adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorders, acquired brain injury, neurological diseases and disorders, comorbid mental health disorders and severe needs.

Basic Qualifications Education/Training

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Education, Human Service Field, or Psychology.


  • A valid US driver's license and a minimum age of twenty-one (21) years old. Must be capable of attaining approved Melmark driver status. Must meet Massachusetts Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) background check requirements. Successful completion of employer provided certification in CPR, First Aid, Crisis Intervention, and Melmark's Orientation Program and New Hire Onsite training program.


  • Must demonstrate strong reading, written and oral language skills. Strong teaching skills with emphasis on students who are emotionally, behaviorally, physically and/or developmentally challenged. Experience or interest in the principles and application of Applied Behavior Analysis, curriculum and special education (Autism Spectrum Disorders). Strong interpersonal skills are required.


  • Prefer at least one (1) year experience with specialized populations. Advanced skills in educational and clinical services will be required in this role.


  • Works cooperatively with all members of the multidisciplinary team (Nursing Services, Vocational Services, Clinical Services, Residential Staff, Allied Health Services), families and other accrediting agencies/school districts.

Starting rate: $25.43 based on education and experience

ABA Classroom Counselor - Stoughton MA

Stoughton, MA 02072
Full Time
USD 25.43 per hour

Published on 05/01/2023

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