Lead Interventionist

Reports to: Director of Clinical Programs

Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct service to children, ages 0-10 and their families at CDI, in the home, in school and/or in the community.
  • Complete developmental assessments and train fellow staff members in developmental assessments
  • Case management of all assigned cases. This includes charting, report writing, managing client hours, communication with other service providers and interventionists on assigned cases
  • Produce all required reporting and assessment of assigned children, such as note taking, billing and any other paperwork necessary on a weekly basis
  • Participate in all IFSP/IPP/IEP meetings for assigned children, acting as coordinator of information between family and other members of the team
  • Participate in weekly BID team meetings and attend staff meetings, in-services and trainings
  • Observe health and safety precautions in all activities
  • Ensure treatment areas are clean, safe and organized before and after each session

Lead Interventionists are paid for billable client contact hours, two hours of documentation time for a RC progress report, case management time on a 1 hour per 6 client hours provided per week and mileage.

Education/Experience and Qualifications:

Master’s degree in early childhood mental health or education related field, early childhood teaching credential, therapy licensure or certification

  • One year experience in early intervention services
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a family centered, collaborative way with parents and professionals
  • Ability to perform the physical demands of the intervention
  • One-year commitment.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to:

  • Ability to bend, squat, turn and move to respond and physically interact with children ages 0-8
  • Lift at least 25 pounds.
  • Effectively use a computer and telephone to conduct business.
  • Travel occasionally for sessions during the morning, day, and afternoon and/or weekend hours.

Exemption Status: Non-Exempt, Part-Time Position