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Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) 

Job Type: Part-time (29.5 or less hours/week); Full time (30 or more hours/week)

Positive Vibes ABA, LLC is seeking individuals who have an interest in special education, psychology, child development, or a related field. The primary goal at Positive Vibes ABA, LLC is to provide high-quality therapy to individuals and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder, and other disabilities helping them reach their full potential through ABA (applied behavior analysis) services. We strive to create a supportive atmosphere that promotes professional growth, leadership, and learning. Become a part of a collaborative team working to change the lives of children and families in your community.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Working 1:1 with clients to implement behavior treatment plans developed by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

  • Taking data on behaviors and writing progress notes

  • Treatment plans often address communication, behavior, feeding, and social skill needs among other areas

  • As an RBT you will monitor the progress of clients and work closely with the BCBA to update treatment plans as necessary

  • Must collaborate effectively with other team members

  • The RBT position is a part-time position, working in the clinic, client homes, schools, or in the community

  • Daytime, after-school, evening, and weekend hours are available.

  • Other tasks as needed



  • Valid RBT Certification (Positive Vibes ABA will reimburse the cost of taking the RBT board exam after 6 months of employment with the company)

  • Valid Adult & Pediatric CPR/First Aid Certification (Positive Vibes ABA reimburses you for training cost)

  • High School Diploma or equivalent minimum, Associate’s or Bachelor's degrees preferred. Preference is given to those pursuing a career in ABA or similar.

  • Experience working with individuals with autism, other intellectual or developmental disabilities, and/or severe problem behavior preferred

  • Ability to assist individuals with personal care tasks with sensitivity and age- and skill-appropriate privacy

  • Ability to communicate effectively through verbal and written mediums

  • Ability to take scientific data on behaviors

  • Ability to work well independently and in a team environment

  • Ability to maintain a neutral affect and professional composure in the midst of chaotic situations

  • Ability to be flexible and think quickly on your feet

  • Ability to pass a background check

Other skills/information:

  • Ability to provide your own transportation

  • Ability to take a 40-hour online class


What we offer:

  • Positive Vibes ABA, LLC will reimburse the cost of taking the RBT board exam after 6 months of employment with the company  

  • After 3 months of working in the field, we will reimburse you for your in-person CPR/First Aid Training ($100) 

  • Professional Liability Insurance provided

  • Flexible, part-time schedule to include daytime, after-school, evening, or weekend hours as available

  • Ongoing support and supervision & professional development in the field of behavior analysis

  • Competitive Pay

  • Paid Holidays

Full Time Only Offers:

  • Annual Paid Time Off

  • Paid Membership in APBA


  • Working directly with individuals with disabilities: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)

  • College in related field preferred


  • Clinic in Kingsport, client homes, and schools in Tri-Cities and surrounding areas  

NOTICE: This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.

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