SO Behavior Assessment Coordinator-External
Job Details
SO - Grants Pass - , OR
Full Time - Driving Mini-Van / Car
4 Year Degree
$4,000.00 Salary/month
Nonprofit - Social Services

PCL’s Cognitive & Behavioral Health Services Department is currently recruiting for a 

Behavior Assessment Coordinator


PCL is a large, nonprofit organization devoted to building partnerships with people with intellectual/developmental disabilities, their families, our communities, and our employees. Prospective candidates will show an understanding of the basic principles of dignity and respect for all people, while promoting the work of PCL concerning social justice for people with developmental disabilities. For further information about PCL and to fill out an online application, visit our website at:


PCL’s Cognitive & Behavioral Health Services Department has one opening for a Behavior Assessment Coordinator (BAC) to work with people with co-occurring I/DD/Mental Health diagnoses in Jackson/Josephine Counties. This position will serve as a member of an interdisciplinary team for a nonprofit agency. Work emphasis: developing behavioral support documents in accordance with the Oregon Administrative Rules and principles of positive behavioral support, development and implementation of presentation material, associated research, presentation development, and providing specialized training for staff and people supported.  


Essential Functions, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to function well in a self directed work team

  • Active use of positive behavior support strategies and Person Centered Planning

  • Demonstrate active and ongoing learning and skill improvement related to the position

  • Self-motivated with strong time management skills. This includes the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously while able to assess and address priorities

  • Experienced in the use of word processing program (i.e., Microsoft Word) and spreadsheet program (i.e., Microsoft Excel)

  • Strong written and oral communication

  • Experience in training and creative presentations

  • Ability to develop and present at small and large venues

Preference given to Applicants with the following:

  • Experience in developing and implementing behavior treatment or support plans

  • Knowledge and experience of the Oregon I/DD system

  • Certified to train the Oregon Intervention System

  • Qualified to bill for Behavioral Related Services through the State of Oregon

  • Supervisory & team development experience

  • Experience using Therap data based system


  • Must be at least 18 years old 

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in a Social Science field with 3 years of experience delivering Positive Behavioral Supports OR 6 years of experience delivering Professional Behavior Services (PCL may consider hiring an In Training position if there is an exceptional candidate who does not entirely meet this requirement)

  • Possess a valid ODL with an acceptable driving record (min of 6 months driving experience)

  • Be able to regularly lift a minimum of 50lbs

  • Pass a State/Federal criminal history check (fingerprints may be required)

  • Pass pre-employment drug screening

  • Pass a pre-employment computer skills assessment


Compensation and Benefits:

  • Behavior Assessment Coordinator: Full time/salaried exempt position, starting at $4,000 DOE

  • Retirement, PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life for FT employees.

***Position Closes at 10:00am on July 20th, 2020***

***Applicants selected for an interview need to be available on July 23rd, 2020 in the morning***

PCL is an Equal Opportunity and Drug Free Employer that greatly values our employees!