This part time (approximately 30.5 hours per week) position requires an energetic, positive person who is dedicated to motivating children to learn while utilizing the methodology of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to educate our students. As an Instructional Assistant, you will be required to provide assistance to the teacher by leading small group teaching sessions and conducting individualized instruction while following lesson plans and recording data legibly and accurately. Depending on each student’s individual needs, you may be required to assist in problem behavior reduction as well as assisting the students with toileting, feeding, and other self help skills throughout the day.
Special Skills & Requirements
Availability Monday-Friday, 7:45-2:15 (one day per week until 2:45)
Patience and creativity
Experience with individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder and/or special needs
Ability to maintain composure under stress and take direction
Ability to record data legibly and accurately
Knowledge of ABA and other relevant teaching methodologies
Ability to maintain appropriate confidentiality
High school diploma or equivalent
Ability to pass a Department of Justice fingerprint screening
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Our mission is to provide individuals living with autism effective, meaningful services and support through applied behavior analysis.
At CAS we believe achieving the highest standards of quality for our Applied Behavior Analysis programs begins with hiring the right people and providing them with comprehensive research-based training and support. Our caring and professional team, including Board Certified Behavior Analysts, partners with parents and families to provide a variety of in-home, center and school-based services to individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The consistently high parent satisfaction ratings and feedback we receive are the direct result of our commitment to serving families through flexible, compassionate, and clinically sound ABA programs. At CAS we work in close concert with families to provide services designed to have a positive effect on the lives of individuals diagnosed with ASD and those who care for them.
Join Our Mission-Driven Team of Behavioral Professionals!
Capitol Autism Services is looking for positive, energetic, dedicated people to join our team and help enhance the lives of those diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Sacramento and surrounding areas. Through experience, we have created a culture that supports you in developing into an exemplary employee committed to our clients needs, team support, and the company's success. We recognize the challenges of this commitment with competitive compensation, company sponsored events, tuition reimbursement and advancement opportunities.