• ABA - Working with Teens & Adults

    Job Locations US-CA-Duarte
    Behavior Technician
    Position Type
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) is now HIRING for its first CARD Adults Center for Excellence (CARD ACE)!


    Behavior technicians implement center, school, community, and home-based treatment programs for CARD patients and their families using applied behavior analysis (ABA). CARD behavior technicians are an integral part of the therapy team as their work directly contributes to patient and family success. Behavior technicians report to the CARD behavior analysts. In addition to frequent interactions as part of the therapy team, behavior technicians receive individualized mentorship from experienced behavior analysts to ensure the highest quality service. This is an hourly, non-exempt, part-time or full-time position.


    CARD ACE is focused on helping individuals with exceptional needs learn essential life skills in the areas of pre-employment, vocational, social skills, and independent and adaptive living skills training using applied behavior analysis (ABA). In addition, we help support individuals in reducing challenging behaviors by teaching socially appropriate replacement behaviors.


    About CARD

    The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) is the world’s oldest and largest autism treatment provider. Founded in 1990, CARD now has more than 230 locations throughout the United States. If you are interested in working with teens and adults affected by autism spectrum disorder and/or with exceptional needs, we invite you to explore CARD’s job postings with the knowledge that CARD provides all training, including extensive initial and ongoing training and support. CARD is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).


    The CARD behavior therapist will be trained to work with teens and adults with exceptional needs and their families/caregivers.  Acquire valuable career skills, such as:

    • Understand  autism  and how to  treat the deficits and behaviors associated with the diagnosis;
    • Learn applied behavior analysis (ABA)  principles and procedures;
    • Implement treatment plans across multiple domains, including language, social, cognitive, executive functions, adaptive, and independent living, as well as pre-employment and vocational skills;
    • How to reduce problem behavior;
    • How to  implement ABA programs in the natural environment, such as the home, school, place of employment, and community; and
    • Work with apps, games, and web-based technology via an iPad


    • Eager, energetic, and passionate demeanor
    • Willing to work with teens and adults with exceptional needs
    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Your own vehicle with proof of auto insurance or another reliable means of transportation
    • Must pass TB test and criminal background check
    • Availability to work 2-3 weekday afternoon or evening shifts (2-8pm) and 1 weekend day shift (9am-5pm)

    Perks & Benefits

    • Competitive hourly rate commensurate with experience and geographic region
    • Comprehensive paid initial and ongoing training
    • Flexible part-time schedules
    • Travel time pay and mileage reimbursement
    • Paid sick time & opportunities for paid holidays
    • Sponsorship to earn credentials to advance your career including the Board Certified Autism Technician (BCAT) and the Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)
    • Monthly socials, trainings,  and awards
    • Educational Assistance Program for Master’s in psychology  and/or Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) preparation program


    *Applicants who are considering a new career or have worked in these fields below should apply:


    nanny, counselor, after-school counselor, behavioral and social sciences, behavioral therapist, ABA therapist, behavior therapist, behavior technician, behavior interventionist, caregiver, camp counselor, childcare worker, babysitter, healthcare, hospice, marriage family therapist, preschool teacher, social work, developmental disabilities, mental health specialist, social services, social learning, sociology, special education teacher, teacher assistant, teacher’s aide, youth program coordinator, child development, autism, tutor, student, coach, kids, respite worker


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