Kennedy Krieger Institute - Clinical Assistant I
Virtual Information Session
This event is being hosted by a UMBC Career Center Partner and has been organized exclusively for UMBC students. Their partnership status shows their dedication and commitment to recruiting UMBC talent.
This is your chance to connect with recruiters from Kennedy Krieger Institute to learn about career opportunities. This session will focus on the Clinical Assistant I position (UMBCworks posting 9328908) within the Neurobehavioral Unit at the Kennedy Krieger Institute located in Baltimore, Maryland.
Located in Baltimore, MD, Kennedy Krieger Institute is an internationally recognized institution dedicated to improving the lives of children and young adults with pediatric developmental disabilities and disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and musculoskeletal system, through patient care, special education, research, and professional training.
Kennedy Krieger Institute's Neurobehavioral Unit (NBU) is an inpatient facility dedicated to assessing and treating behavior disorders in children with developmental disabilities. They are seeking applicants interested in helping these children reach their potential. Duties include providing patient supervision and implementing behavioral and educational protocols. This is a great opportunity to learn about state-of-the-art behavioral therapies. Day, evening, weekend, or night shifts may be available.
Assist with self-care activities
Provide patient supervision 24 hours a day
Implement protocols related to behavior therapy and education
Provide hands-on assistance to individuals diagnosed with autism and/or intellectual and developmental disabilities who also exhibit severe problem behaviors
Collect behavioral data
Maintain vigilance in a physically demanding and constantly changing environment
Degreed Employee (BA/S)- $16.15/hour; Non-degreed employees, (High School diploma or GED, AA)- $15.40/hour$2.00+ shift differential for Weekends and Night Shift
Medical and Dental coverage
401K retirement plan
Paid leave (Sick/Vacation/Free Days)
Other – MTA passes, computer purchase program, discounted cell phones, Live Near Your Work program
Orientation and Training