Nov 16, 2019

Developmental Specialist

  • Real Connections Institute
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

Developmental Specialist have the privilege to impact the lives of an Autistic child. By being a Developmental Specialist and providing direct Naturalistic ABA/DIR therapy you have the opportunity to grow in your understanding of a client's profile in a play base setting. Understanding Developmental Levels, Individual Differences, and Relationships allows for our Developmental Specialist to grow in their own education of all interactions with one another. Real Connections offers you a job that can become a passion; by being a Developmental Specialist. Real Connections is always eager to hire Developmental Specialist to add to our energetic, compassionate, fun, creative and loving family.


  • Working one on one providing Naturalistic ABA/DIR therapy with children and/or young adults with developmental disabilities (Autism)
  • Commuting to and from clients' home
  • Being supervised by MSW or PhD in related filled (supervisor appointed by RCCDI)
  • Attending DIR/Floortime Naturalistic ABA therapy lecture (Duration: 1 month)
  • Attending Team Meetings (Duration: ongoing throughout employment)
  • Year commitment


  • Available 2-7PM
  • Reliable transportation/Valid driver license
  • 2 year minimum of undergraduate work or completed AA in fields related to Psychology, Education, Child Development, etc.
  • Past experience working with children
  • Bilingual (not required but applicable)


  • 8-20 hours on weekly basis
  • 12-15 dollars/hour (based on requirements/qualifications)
  • Paid trainings of all required trainings, lectures, and supervisions
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Being part of Real Connections family of staff
  • An environment to help and grow in your own education while being a part of your client's life

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