Career Opportunities

Garden Academy is a best practices center for the treatment of autism.  We educate children, train Masters & Doctoral level professionals, host/conduct research, and disseminate best practices.

Current Openings

Garden Academy a small non-profit private school located in West Orange, New Jersey specializing in the education and treatment of students with autism.  Using the principals of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and operating with a one-to-one staff and student ratio, we are able to provide highly individualized instruction to each student. We are looking for energetic and motivated individuals to join our highly supportive program comprised of small class sizes with BCBA and BCBA- D oversight in each class.  Benefits include: a competitive salary, medical, dental and life insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, and paid time off.

We are seeking dedicated professionals with appropriate experience to fulfill two open positions in our school.  The positions are listed below:

Job Title: Certified Teacher of Students with Disabilities

Responsibilities:

  • Implement student’s IEP objectives
  • Implement behavior plans
  • Collect and analyze data
  • Assist with functional behavior assessments
  • Assist with skill assessments
  • Prepare IEP documents for assigned students
  • Administer APA and DLM for assigned students
  • Conduct parent training

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education, psychology, or a related field
  • New Jersey Standard Teaching Certificate for students with disabilities OR Certificate of Eligibility Advanced Standing (CEAS)
  • 2 years experience working with children with autism or related disorders using the principles of ABA

 

Job Title: One-to-one ABA Instructor

Responsibilities:

  • Implement student’s IEP objectives
  • Implement behavior plans
  • Collect and analyzing data
  • Assist with functional behavior assessments
  • Assist with skill assessments
  • Assist with IEP development
  • Conduct parent training

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in psychology, education or a related field
  • 2 years experience working with children with autism or related disorders using the principles of ABA.

 

Qualified candidates should send a resume to the attention of Dr. Danielle Gureghian, our Clinical Director.  Please email at danielle.gureghian@gardenacademy.org, and include the job title in the email’s subject line.  Candidates may also mail resumes to Garden Academy’s address at: 627 Mt. Pleasant Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052.   

Garden Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national and ethnic origin in its employment practices nor in the administration of its educational policies or any school-administered program.