Clinical ABA/OBM Fellowship


Job Purpose

The fellowship is a unique one-year appointment under the direct supervision of the Director of School Services (DSS). The program is designed to help fellows gain experiences needed to develop and/or lead specialized schools or treatment programs. The fellow will have the opportunity to gain experiences using a variety of organizational behavior management methods and principles to assist with organizational change and enhance the culture of five different schools experiencing various business situations (e.g., accelerated growth, realignment, sustaining success). The program is meant to prepare the fellow for taking a leadership position within VIA Centers for Neurodevelopment or similar non-profit organizations in the future.

Job Duties

  • Work directly with the DSS in daily operations
  • Training in program assessment, needs, and development
  • Hiring, training, and supervising staff
  • Training in curriculum and clinical best practices
  • Assisting with school administration, student admissions and discharges
  • Participating in administrative meetings
  • Reviewing budgetary goals and monthly financials
  • Participating in program evaluation, quality assurance, and program improvement activities and meetings
  • Champion special projects as needed



  • Master’s or doctoral (preferred) degree in applied behavior analysis or related field
  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Highly qualified candidates who have completed their coursework and are seeking supervision hours may be considered
  • Valid Virginia license in Behavior Analysis 
  • Extensive knowledge and skills in applied behavior analysis and evidence-based strategies for learners with autism and other developmental disabilities
  • Demonstrated coursework or training in Organizational Behavior Management, including systems and training development and implementation
  • Experience with supervision and training 
  • Ability to work independently, with great attention to details, and prioritize tasks/goals for self and others

Position Type 

This is a full-time position. Travel to VIA sites will be required.