Behavior Technician

  • Center for Autism & Related Disorders
  • Sterling, VA
  • Jan 08, 2019
Full time Entry Level Health Care

Job Description

The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) is now HIRING! Full time and part time positions available!

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Eager, energetic and passionate demeanor
  • 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)

Responsibilities and Duties:

The CARD Behavior Therapist 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


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 & awards
  • Educational Assistance Program, Master’s in psychology program, and Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) preparation program