Behavior Interventionist - East Central Kansas Academy-Garnett, KS

Greenbush - The Southeast Kansas Education Service Center is seeking applications for a Behavior Interventionist at East Central Kansas Academy in Garnett.

Anticipated start date: December 1, 2019 Position will remain open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Summary:  Evaluate, plan, and implement effective educational behavioral supports for students within the Day School Program.



  1. MSW or Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Kansas special education licensure/endorsement, Board certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), School Psychologist, and/or Master Level Psychologist.
  2. Current Kansas licensure
  3. Experience with student K-12 who have significant behavioral and/or mental health needs preferred
  4. Maintain current health and inoculation certificate on file in the central office
  5. Valid driver`s license
  6. Excellent organizational and communication skills


   Essential Functions:

  1. Participate as a team member in all evaluations, reviews and re-evaluation process.
  2. Participate in developing and coordinating programming for students within the alternative day program and with other cooperating agencies.
  3. Assist in the development and implementation of effective individual education plans and other student goal setting plans.
  4. Develop and implement appropriate social competencies for students.
  5. Report program progress regularly to the Program Director.
  6. Develop working relationships with administrators and teachers in participating day schools and cooperative agency personnel.
  7. Analyze and report student intervention program data and consult with teaching teams to advise on interventions based off of data results.
  8. Participate in the planning of transitional programs for those served.
  9. Assist in the collaborative planning with day school staff, other disciplines, and agencies.

   General Functions:

  1. Must support the Southeast Kansas Education Service Center (SEKESC) mission, goals and objectives.
  2. Must demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills.
  3. Must maintain strict confidentiality.
  4. Must demonstrate proficiency in ability to produce excellent work as requested by the executive team.
  5. Must assume responsibility for individual professional growth by staying current with literature, research, and/or practices.
  6. Must demonstrate proficiency in ability to effectively and regularly communicate with Service Center employees and constituents.
  7. Must complete all assignments in a time=sensitive manner as determined by Supervisor.
  8. Must meet all safety requirements as directed by Greenbush.
  9. Must perform other duties as may be assigned by the Executive Director or designee.

Physical Requirements:

  1. Manages all job duties with mobility, agility, and dexterity.
  2. Requires long periods of sitting and standing.
  3. Ability to lift a maximum of 40 pounds.
  4. Work in a noisy environment with many interruptions.

TO APPLY, go to:

Greenbush ESC # 609
Excellent benefit package: Supporting employees and their families is important to Greenbush. We provide access to exceptional Health, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance options for all employees who work 20 hours or more a week. Additionally, Greenbush participates in the Kansas Public Retirement System (KPERS) and provides excellent 403B plan options. Greenbush contributes to each and every employees retirement plan by matching up to $90 a month for any Greenbush employee that contributes to one of the 403B plans. Employees also can participate in flex spending accounts and salary protection programs. All employees are provided with sick days, personal leave, and holidays subject to the length of their contract. Equal Opportunity Employer Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
Job Start Date: December-1-2019
Applications Due By: December-31-2020

Job Contact Information

James King - -

Employer Information

Greenbush ESC # 609

Ensuring Equal Educational Opportunities for Everyone!

With more than 500 employees, the Southeast Kansas Education Service Center— Greenbush offers programs to school districts that are otherwise unavailable, unaffordable, or just more effective and efficient through a cooperative effort. At the core of every Greenbush service is the uncompromising belief that every learner, regardless of age or geographic location, deserves equal educational opportunities. 

When working for Greenbush, you could potentially be working anywhere in the state of Kansas. We have more than 80 locations, with the main offices located in Girard, Lawrence, and Topeka. Our programs reach far beyond these locations allowing us to offer a variety of services that include, but are not limited to:

·       Hands-on learning labs at the Abernathy Science Education Center

·       Providing professional development

·       Team-building at the Challenge Ropes Course

·       Experiential learning at the Camp and Retreat Center

·       Helping learners receive their diploma or credit recovery via virtual and online learning

·       Assisting Special Education agencies to access reimbursement for school provided health services

·       Specialized learning through Special Day Schools

·       Parents as Teachers

·       Vision/Hearing and Tele-Therapy services

·       Migrant Education

·       Infant Toddler Services

·       Administrative Services

·       Cooperative Purchasing

·       Custodial and Transportation services

Greenbush employees are as unique as their programs and enjoy a variety of opportunities. They are supported with competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a shared belief in supporting schools across the state. Visit our website at  for more information of all Greenbush programs and services!

Employer Address: 947 W. 47 Hwy Girard, Kansas

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