Behavior Coach

Glendale, AZ, USA ● Mesa, AZ, USA Req #889
Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Since 1971, A New Leaf has faithfully worked in service to our mission of “Helping Families…Changing Lives,” making a positive impact in the lives of more than 24,000 people each year in the Phoenix Metropolitan area.  Services focus on HEALTH, HOUSING, AND COMMUNITY SERVICES, offering a continuum of support to move households from crisis to long-term health and stability.
A New Leaf continues to grow to respond to needs in our community by developing comprehensive, relevant and effective services for vulnerable and underserved families, children, and adults.

A New Leaf’s Parents & Children Teaming Together (PACTT) program is an in-home service for children and families with challenging needs to better support positive behavior and healthy family dynamics.
Trained behavior coaches provide individualized services to accomplish the goals determined by each child and family team. They work with the family’s culture, needs, and schedules. Common assistance includes emotional management training, self-regulation lessons, family coaching, and conflict resolution practice. Sessions are held in person, notes/documentation are completed during sessions with clients; however, when appropriate, documentation can be completed at home.

Simultaneously, we offer opportunities to learn new skills/knowledge and gain experience to further your professional behavioral health career. Recent college GRADUATES are encouraged to apply!
We Are Hiring for the following positions:
  • Entry-Level human services experience (<3 years)
  • Mid-Level human services experience (3-6 years)
  • Experienced in human services field (6+ years)
Pay: $18.50 - $21.50 per hour (depending on years of experience)
Schedule: Flexible days and times, may include weekend/nights
Location: East Valley or West Valley
Caseload (up to 10 clients): To be assigned in the location of hire

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Document (verbal/written) and submit significant and routine paperwork such as progress notes, statistic reports, daily activities, upcoming events, special concerns, varied incident reports, etc, as required by the program. 
  • Engages in Family Centered, strengths-based treatment planning and coordination and reports client needs to Child and Family Team.
  • Develops and maintains therapeutic relationships with clients and significant support systems.
  • Provides information, education and guidance to clients and support system members, advocacy, and coordination of care.
  • Meets frequently with client in their natural setting or setting of their choice.
  • Serves as a positive role model/mentor for the client.
  • Provides minimal tutoring/help with homework, if applicable.
  • Accompanies client to approved activities.
  • Strengthens connections to positive community resources identified by the Child and Family Team or if not available request the PACTT Supervisor to attend.
  • Serves as a member of a Child and Family Team if requested by the family and attends all CFT meetings.  
  • Trainings/meetings are usually completed virtually from home; however, we do offer the utilization of our office spaces in Mesa and Glendale which is offered to all of our Behavior Coaches. 


  • High School or GED required 
  • Background in social work, foster care knowledge, crisis intervention, child development, family support and educational environment is a PLUS!  
  • BONUS if you have child welfare experience.


  • Must be able to pass various background checks
  • Must pass pre-employment drug test
  • Valid Driver’s License with reliable transportation
  • Current auto liability insurance
  • Clean 39-month driving record
  • Must be at least 21 years of age

We appreciate your interest in our organization. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

A New Leaf is an at-will employer. Any offer of employment with A New Leaf is contingent upon a successful consumer report to include verification of employment, education, criminal background search and driving records.

A New Leaf is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and participates in the E-Verify program. A New Leaf participates in el program de E-Verify. Equal Opportunity Employer.

BENEFITS PACKAGE: All of our employees enjoy the following benefits: direct deposit, competitive pay, accrued sick time, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), annual team member appreciation event, informal, yet professional team environment.

For full time employees, we also provide the following included in the total compensation plan: Health/Dental/Vision Coverage, Accrued Sick and Vacation Time, Paid Holidays, Life Insurance, AD&D, Short Term Disability, 401(K), Tuition Reimbursement, and a Wellness Program which has received a Silver Level of excellence in worksite wellness by providing employees with Annual Biometrics, Gym Reimbursements, Wellness Initiatives, Workers Compensation improvements, and much more!

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Glendale, AZ, USA
  • Mesa, AZ, USA