Rady Children's Hospital San Diego Behavior Specialist-48257 in San Diego, California

This is a Casual, Grant-Funded position with an anticipated assignment length through June 30, 2019 and subject to renewal thereafter. Due to departmental needs, Bilingual Spanish is required


Under general supervision, provides behavioral screening, assessment, and intervention to children and their families at the department site or at a community-based site/location. Provides educational information to patients, parents and families, and community agencies regarding treatment modalities. Serves as a liaison with community referral sources including physicians' offices and/or other treatment professionals to facilitate clinical and treatment options. Able to bill private insurances for treatment services provided, when applicable. Maintains case files per hospital and program standards. Provides marketing and administrative support to program by producing flyers, handouts and training materials


Master's Degree

Two years of experience

Bilingual English/Spanish

California Driver's License and proof of auto insurance

CPR/BLS Certification (American Heart Association)

Demonstrated competency in varied treatment modalities for children with special needs

Computer skills sufficient to perform data entry, production of educational materials and word processing


Four years of experience

For grant-funded programs, certification in evidence-based child intervention or parent training

For non-grant funded programs, MFT, LCSW, or other license/certification that would allow for insurance billing