Group Facilitator Job

Job Number: GRA10923

Job Title: Group Facilitator - The Autism Project

Department: Autism Project Groups - 5353569

Facility: RI Autism Project, Inc.

Location: Johnston, RI

Flexible work schedule including some nights and weekends when groups are running.

Licensed professional with Rhode Island Dept. of Health (OT, SLP, LICSW, LMHC, LMFT or BCBA)

Knowledge of autism spectrum disorders a must along with training in current best practices for supporting individuals with autism.


Facilitate Social Skills Groups within the guidelines established by the Department of Human Services for Medicaid eligibility.

In conjunction with Group Facilitator, develop activity plans for assigned groups, including curriculum, goals, activity sequence, and materials.

Maintain goal sheets and progress notes for students within group, including support staff and 1:1 SALs and treatment support assessments.

Oversee scheduled audits of participant files for quality control and compliance.

Assess and develop individual treatment plans as needed

Design and direct fabrication of specialized visual/support materials.

Maintain weekly billing sheets for students within group, submitting them weekly.

Attend trainings and staff meetings associated with Social Skills Groups.

Communicate with families regarding their children’s group participation.

Maintain communication with coordinators regarding group status and updates.

Supervise/manage support and 1:1 staff.

Maintain billable hours as determined by Group Program Coordinators.