Behavior Specialist

  • 1920 Thoreau Dr N, Schaumburg, IL 60173, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Celebrate Success at Every Step!
BY YOUR SIDE is unique in that we offer center, in-home, and community therapy and provide our therapists with all the resources and materials needed to help our clients thrive. Our centers are designed with rooms representative of a home setting to provide the opportunity to learn necessary skills in a purposeful and relevant environment.

BY YOUR SIDE gives you access to collaborate with multiple disciplines (Occupational and Speech Therapy) to enhance your overall knowledge and to create effective implementation of therapy plans. With the support of BY YOUR SIDE and collaboration, through multidisciplinary support, you’ll be visible to the continuous success and life changes of your clients. As a BCBA, you’ll enjoy working in a laid back, casual environment, with a fun and supportive staff.

Job Description


  • Assist with initial evaluation to determine appropriate programming, frequency, and therapy plan
  • Maintain a comprehensive therapy plan for each client; long range goals short range objectives, activities related to these objectives and an evaluation of progress toward these objectives 
  • Assist with collaboration and communicate with relevant By Your Side staff to ensure effective and efficient implementation plans
  • Consult and plan with client's family concerning their progress in development
  • Arrange parent meetings to maintain communication and training with the family 
  • Attend recommended professional meetings and seminars to meet continuing education requirements as approved bt the By Your Side Executive staff
  • Represent BYS to local, state, and national organizations in a positive manner when attending professional seminars
  • Provide input and assist in the ongoing growth and development of BYS programming


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience conducting ABA Therapy with children with autism
  • Obtained Masters degree in ABA 
  • Completed 1500 hours of Supervised Independent Fieldwork 
  • Completed the ABA curriculum established by BY YOUR SIDE’s ABA Development Department
  • Transportation and ability to travel (valid driver's license and vehicle insurance)

Additional Information

Competitive Benefits

    • Competitive Salary
    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Sick Days
    • Paid Holidays
    • Medical Insurance Contribution
    • Dental and Vision Insurance Contribution
    • Short Term Disability
    • Life Insurance
    • 401k Match
    • Opportunity for Growth

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