Fort Wayne, IN Trainer
Job Type


Are you passionate about training and mentoring people? Bierman Autism Centers is looking for a full time center based  trainer. Our ideal candidate is a BCBA or BCaBA. This is a non billable position that focuses supporting our new Behavior Technicians in their journey to becoming Registered Behavior Technicians.

Key Responsibilities: 

• Educate new and existing employees how to effectively perform their job 

• Conduct new hire training for Behavior Technicians 

• Create and adjust the new hire schedule and prepare materials as needed 

• Review and grade new hire assignments

• Evaluate new hire performance during the onboarding period and create training plans to address skill gaps

• Conduct activities including fluency programs, to teach and test the comprehension of necessary skills

• Train new hires on pairing and building instructional control with clients

• Update the New Hire Training Tracker and provide ongoing training to Behavior Technicians

• Work with the clinical team to coordinate Client-Specific Training (CST) for Behavior Technicians

• Ensure proper Client-Specific Training (CST) documents are prepared to pass off to the Training and Program Specialist team at the appropriate interval

• Check-in with new hires and Behavior Technicians daily during onboarding and provide coaching and positive and constructive feedback

• Conduct SDS’s and train team members on SDS’s as needed

• Assist in the completion RBT competency assessments for new hires

• Conduct Safety Care Training

• Conduct CPR Training

• Conduct Session Note Audit Reviews as assigned by the Compliance Department

• Assist in ongoing projects to assist in the advancement on our company training process

• Support and mentor new employees

• Attend and contribute to required meetings as scheduled

• Provide direct therapy to clients as needed per the Behavior Technician job description

• Lead or assist remote training opportunities as needed

• Adherence to the company’s Core Values


Basic & Physical Requirements: 

• Must be able to lift and carry clients who are least 30 pounds

• Must be willing and able to restrain/hold/transport and utilize quick body movements as indicated in the Behavior Support Plan in the course of working with children with challenging behavior

• Must be able to assume and maintain a variety of postures including kneeling, squatting, crouching, crawling, sitting, standing, bending, for extended periods of time

• Must be able to walk and run to chase clients and maintain a three-foot distance at all times

• Must be able to sit on the floor or stand for extended periods of time 

• Must be able to attend to basic needs such as feeding, diapering, toileting, and dressing 

• Must have manual dexterity to perform specific computer and electronic device functions for data collection and session documentation 

• Must have visual acuity to read and comprehend written communication though computer, electronic devices, and paper means

• Must be able to take written data and transfer to electronic files or data base systems 

• Must be able to maintain prolonged periods of working on a computer while sitting at a desk or on the floor 

• Must be able to assemble, clean and maintain therapy space including toys and furniture 

• Must be able to administer medication to clients 

Job Requirements: 

• A Bierman employee for longer than 6 months in good standing 

• BCBA or BCaBA with current certification 

• Safety Care Trainer certified (or expected within 2 months) 

• CPR Trainer certified (or expected within 2 months) 

• Demonstrated skills and experience in providing training in behavior analytic principles 

• Demonstrated ability to multitask with accuracy 

• Strong facilitation skills 

• Excellent rapport with children 

• Excellent oral and written communication skills 

• Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with colleagues, parents, and staff members 

Job Type

Full Time 

Pay is competitive and based on candidate qualifications and experience. 

Full-time employees will be offered our comprehensive benefits including Paid Time Off, 401k, insurance (health, dental, and vision), and the option of Short and Long-Term disability insurance. 

About Bierman Autism Centers: 

Our goal is to fuse science and learning to accelerate progress and transform lives. We were established in 2006 with a simple focus on providing excellent therapy for children with autism and building a unique and fun environment for team members and children to thrive. We live by the culture we’ve created and our core values: to create a fun and stimulating learning environment, empower individuals and treat them with kindness, integrity, and respect, never sit still, achieve, and continuously raise the bar, team above the individual, build a sustainable organization that leaves a meaningful impact on lives, and adhere to our core principles without compromise.