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From direct care staff to program managers to clinicians, our employees make a difference every day. Our talented team helps individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities thrive in the communities they call home. And as part of The MENTOR Network— a national network of local health and human services providers—REM’s employees are part of a growing organization that’s been at the forefront of providing innovative, community-based care for more than 30 years

Behavior Specialist

Job ID 17000MOV
Behavior Specialist
Primary Location: United States-OR-ORPortland
Function:Behavioral/Mental Health Professional


MENTOR Oregon is seeking a Behavior Specialist to implement the treatment plan for individuals with I/DD, who experience emotional and behavioral challenges by providing individual and/or group support and intervention.  This individual will complete assessments and evaluations, develop a plan and teach based on the assessment.  The Behavior Specialist may also assist with the intake process and lead staff trainings. 


This individual will be based in the Portland area and will work with clients participating in our various programs across the metro area. 

  • Bachelor's Degree in human services field
  • Documented training in behavior modification techniques required
  • Minimum of two years experience in behavioral management role required
  • Current designation as a Certified OIS (Oregon Intervention Systems) Instructor preferred
  • Other education and experience plus licensure as required by state

What we offer you:

  • Competitive pay rates, paid time off, and benefits for 30+ hour work week

  • Paid training; Holiday pay

  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events

  • A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis

  • Career development and advancement opportunities

  • Access to employee discounts with various vendors

  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next

MENTOR Oregon supports adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities through a range of individualized programs across the state. MENTOR Oregon is a partner of The MENTOR Network.  Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services.  With approximately 30,000 employees serving 26,000 consumers in 35 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.

Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!


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