Behavior Coach I - East Valley

Mesa, Arizona, United States Full-time

PACTT (Parents and Children Teaming Together) is an in-home and community-based support and rehabilitative health service for children and families with challenging needs. PACTT is a diverse team of behavior coaches providing individualized services to accomplish the goals determined by each Child and Family Team fitting the family’s culture, needs, and schedules.

A NEW LEAF is seeking a full time Behavior Coach for their PACTT Program to work in the East Valley area.

Shift: The days/hours for these positions will vary depending on the needs of the clients/program.

Pay Rate: $15.00/hour 

Major areas of responsibility (including but not limited to): 

  • Meet frequently with clients in their natural setting or the setting of their choice.
  • Engage in Family Centered, strength-based treatment planning and coordination and report client’s needs to Child and Family Team.
  • Develop and maintain therapeutic relationships with clients and significant support systems.
  • Provide information, education and guidance to clients and support system members, advocacy and coordination of care.
  • Provide minimal tutoring/help with homework, if applicable.
  • Accompany clients to approved activities.
  • Strengthen connections to positive community resources identified by the Child and Family Team and works in conjunction with the treatment team to ensure coordination of services.
  • Maintain accurate, thorough and current documentation of contact with clients/families.
  • Participate in a minimum of one-hour clinical oversight for every 40 hours worked, if applicable.

Requirements/Qualifications/Skills:  

  • High School Diploma or GED and six (6) weeks of recent behavioral health experience is required; Child welfare experience is preferred.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with reliable transportation, current auto liability insurance, a clean 39-month motor vehicle record.
  • Have Class One Fingerprint Clearance Card or be able to pass various background checks in order to obtain one.
  • Have proficiency with personal computers and applicable software programs.
  • Have the skills necessary to engage and work with others from diverse ethnic and cultural groups. Must demonstrate and provide strong communications skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Must be committed to teamwork and have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

Important Notes: Only those candidates with the experience and qualifications that correspond to our requirements may be contacted by a member of our hiring department. Please wait to hear from us; do not call the Human Resources Department to check on the status of your application.  

NO PHONE CALLS. No Third Party or Temp Agencies.

We appreciate your interest in our organization. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

A New Leaf is an at-will employer. Any offer of employment with A New Leaf is contingent upon a successful consumer report to include verification of driving records, employment, education, and criminal background search.

A New Leaf is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and participates in the E-Verify program. A New Leaf participa en el program de E-Verify. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Location: Mesa, AZ

Pay Rate: $15.00/hour 

Pay Comments: All of our employees enjoy the following benefits: Direct deposit, Competitive pay, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Annual Team member Appreciation Event, informal, yet professional team environment.

We provide a comprehensive benefits package that represents a significant part of the total compensation plan: Health and Dental Insurance; Vision Coverage, Sick Days, Vacation, Holidays, Life Insurance & AD&D, Short Term Disability (STD), 401(K), and Tuition Reimbursement.