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Cleveland, Ohio - $46,125 Full Time Posted by: Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities Posted: Friday, 11 June 2021

The Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities (Cuyahoga DD) is seeking a Behavior and Curriculum Intervention Specialist (BCIS) to assess, design and recommend behavioral supports interventions and curriculum adaptations for individuals eligible for Cuyahoga DD services.

The nature of work will include, but is not limited to the following:

  • Conduct functional behavior and ecological assessments of school, home or community environments to identify variables that may contribute to the presence of individual learning or behavioral problems.
  • Consult and work directly with staff and other professionals to develop positive behavioral support interventions incorporating ecological or environmental strategies, positive programming, and focused support strategies as appropriate for individuals exhibiting challenging behaviors.
  • Provide information about general learning, curricular supports, behavioral support interventions and competency-based training to families, staff and other professionals.
  • Provide direct, collaborative support and training to staff and other professionals who have individuals exhibiting challenging behaviors and general learning problems.
  • Work with staff, other team members and professionals and family members to assess, develop, recommend and evaluate behavioral support interventions and general curricular intervention plans.
  • Fabricate materials necessary to implement behavioral support interventions.
  • Develop and present in-service training programs for Cuyahoga DD staff, public school staff, parents, families and related groups.
  • Conduct correspondence, compile data and prepare reports as necessary.
  • Participate in team meetings as needed and related nature of work.
  • Complete SSA Billing requirements as determined, including the maintenance of related certifications for TCM.
  • Maintain appropriate information in consumer records as required and outlined in agency and department work rules.


  • Bachelor's degree in Special Education, Early Childhood Education or related field.
  • Any one of the following: State of Ohio Department of Education Intervention Specialist (K-12) license with either mild/moderate or moderate/intensive endorsement, State of Ohio Department of Education Early Education of Handicap License or Early Childhood Intervention Specialist License.
  • Eligibility for State Department of DD SSA certification with certification occurring within state statute time lines.
  • Successful completion of the Institute on Assessment and Analysis of Severe and Challenging Behavior and the Positive Practices in Behavior Support, Through Nonlinear Applied Behavior Analysis, sponsored by the Institute for Applied Behavior Analysis online Webinar class and online Longitudinal Practicum.
  • B.C.B.A. certification, preferred, but not required.
  • Minimum of three years' work experience with a special education or directly related program.

MINIMUM STARTING SALARY $46,125. The actual starting salary will be based on education and experience per the union contract and agency policies.

Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
Christina Yoo 
6/11/2021 8:01:01 AM

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