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Child Development Associates (Behavior Therapists)

Child Development Associates at Pediatric Minds will be working with children with Autism and other Neuro-developmental disorders in the home, school and/or in center based settings by implementing 1:1 behavior interventions to teach developmental skills and simultaneously reducing troublesome behaviors. Overseen by a BCBA-D, you will work in a multidisciplinary environment that is enriching, compassionate and fulfilling.

Job Type: Full-time/Part-time

Child Development Associate Job Duties:

  • Provide direct 1:1 behavior therapy to children with Autism in a variety of settings
  • Collect, record, and summarize data on client behavior using tablet software
  • Follow prescribed interventions as outlined by supervising staff
  • Assist with parent/caregiver training with clients individual goals
  • Effectively communicating with BCBA and parents regarding case dynamics
  • Maintain client confidentiality and high level of professionalism in all settings
  • Maintain records, materials and instructional tools in the home and center based setting in an organized fashion


  • Bachelor’s Degree in field related to Psychology
  • Driver’s license and your own personal means of transportation
  • Pass a TB Test and Criminal Background Check
  • Behavior Therapy experience for at least 6 month to 1 year
  • RBT (Registered Behavior Technician) credential not required, but preferred


  • Competitive hourly rate commensurate with experience
  • Comprehensive paid initial training to earn your RBT (Registered Behavior Technician) credential
  • Travel time and mileage reimbursement
  • Paid sick time and holidays
  • Flexible part-time schedules available
  • Annual performance reviews and potential for wage increases
  • Free supervision and training for maintaining credentials or to pursue higher education
  • Medical/dental/Vision insurance for those who qualify
  • Work alongside professionals in a multidisciplinary setting