Center for Autism and Related Disorders Behavior Therapist I: McFarland, CA in McFarland, California

Behavior Therapist I: McFarland, CA

Type: Part Time

Location: McFarland, CA

Recruiter: Lamberto Esparza


WATCH US GROW! CARD is now HIRING in McFarland, CA!


About CARD: The Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Inc., (CARD) has earned a reputation as one of the world's largest and most experienced organizations effectively treating children with autism, Asperger's syndrome, PDD-NOS, and related disorders, using Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). At CARD, we truly believe that recovery is possible and we develop our programs with that in mind. CARD has 38 offices in the United States, and two international offices which help to touch the lives of hundreds of children and their families. Through a network of trained therapists, supervisors, assessors and researchers, and with our web based technology, Skills and CARD E-Learning, we develop and implement high quality, comprehensive and personalized treatment programs which lead to success, and in many cases recovery.

What you will do: Behavior Therapists are trained to implement 1:1 behavioral intervention programs to children in their homes, community settings and serve as instructional shadows in school settings. Initially, Therapists participate in a training program that provides instruction on Applied Behavior Analysis, discrete trial teaching techniques, management of maladaptive behaviors, social skills development, and data collection techniques applicable to our client population. Training opportunities continue throughout employment as our Therapists receive on-going supervision from professional clinicians at CARD for each client with whom they work.

Who we are looking for: CARD is currently seeking eager, energetic and passionate candidates in the following areas: Tehachapi, Arvin, and Bakersfield.

Availability 2-3 weekdays from 2pm-8pm and weekends a must.

What we can offer:

  • Hourly rate commensurate with education and experience

  • Travel time pay and mileage reimbursement

  • Comprehensive paid training program

  • Paid Sick Time & opportunities for Paid Holidays

  • Flexible Part Time schedules

  • Annual performance reviews with potential for wage increases

  • Opportunities for career advancement

  • US & International travel opportunities

  • 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 and guidance, and more!

What we require:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Reliable means of transportation with proof of auto insurance

  • Must pass TB test

  • Must pass criminal background check