Center for Autism and Related Disorders Teacher's Aide- Alexandria Academy in Alexandria, Virginia
Teacher's Aide- Alexandria Academy
Type: Full Time
Location: Alexandria, VA
CARD is now HIRING at our Alexandria Academy
START YOUR CAREER IN AUTISM TREATMENT AND BECOME A TEACHER'S AIDE
START YOUR CAREER IN AUTISM TREATMENT AND LEARN APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS (ABA). Channel your passion for children and make a difference as a Teacher's Aide at CARD Academy in Alexandria. The Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Inc. (CARD). CARD is the leader in autism treatment and research and one of the world’s largest and most experienced organizations successfully treating children with autism and related disorders.
The CARD Teacher's Assistant will be trained to work with children and families affected with Autism. Learn valuable career skills such as:
Understand what Autism is and how to teach kids and teenagers with Autism
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Techniques
Curriculum development including: language, play, cognitive, social, and motor skills
How to reduce problem behavior
How to teach in the natural environment such as the home, school and community
Work with apps, games and web based technology via an iPad
Who we are looking for: CARD is currently seeking enthusiastic, energetic, and reliable candidates.
Currently, CARD needs therapists who are available to work the following days and times:
FULL TIME: Monday - Friday from 8:45 AM - 3:00 PM
What we offer:
Paid Sick Leave
Starting hourly rate from $15.00.
Comprehensive paid training program
Annual performance reviews with potential for wage increases
Opportunities for career advancement
Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA, 401k for qualifying full time employees (must work a minimum of 30 hours per week)
Corporate discount programs for department stores, amusement parks, travel discounts, cell phone plans and more.
Career Specific Development Assistance for qualified individuals
Team oriented atmosphere, dedicated to helping children and families across the country
Training Opportunities include:
Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) Credential
Board Certified Autism Technician (BCAT) Credential
Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) Coaching and Supervision
Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Supervision, Guidance, and More
What we require:
Experience/interest in working with children
High School Diploma required
Must have ability to provide own transportation
Must complete criminal background check prior to employment
Must provide proof of negative tuberculosis test prior to employment
Please check out The A-Word to see more about CARD Behavior ABA therapy and see new therapist training here: http://youtu.be/7I5cgnhvxto.
CARD is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).