Developmental Specialist


Developmental Specialist have the unique privilege to meaningfully impact the lives of Autistic children, teens and adults through the utilization of dynamic therapeutic interventions. Developmental Specialist are fundamental to the therapeutic success at Real Connections. Understanding Developmental Levels, Individual Differences, and Relationships allows for our Developmental Specialist to grow personally and professionally. Real connections is eager to hire individuals who are looking for a purposeful professional pursuit in a energetic, compassionate, fun and creative environment.


LA County/ Orange County/ San Diego County/ San Bernardino County

Job Requirements

  • 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

  • Receive weekly supervision from licensed Psychologist

  • Attending DIR/Floortime Naturalistic ABA therapy lectures

  • Attending Team Meetings (Duration: ongoing throughout employment)

  • 2 Year commitment


  • 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

  • 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

To apply, please email with your resumé.