Instructor / ABA Paraprofessional

48 Capital Dr, West Springfield, MA 01089, USA ● West Springfield, MA, USA Req #3836
Monday, January 25, 2021

The May Center School for Autism and Developmental Disabilities in West Springfield is currently accepting resumes for a full-time Instructor to provide educational services to children and adolescents, ages 3-22, with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities. We provide full-day, year-round educational and vocational services for children and adolescents from preschool to age 22, using proven methods of treatment and teaching based on the latest clinical and applied research. 

Come join our dynamic team! As an Instructor, you would be placed in a classroom to support students individually in our 1:1 student to staff ratio school. You will receive in - depth training with each student in your class and rotate to work with several students in your classroom each day. In addition to working directly with students, there will be time devoted to training, meetings and student case management to best support the students we serve.

The Instructor position opens the door for professional development by providing excellent training in the fields of special education and ABA with future opportunities for people interested in becoming a special education teacher or behavior analyst. 

For six decades, May Institute has set the national standard for providing comprehensive, research-based services to children and adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities, brain injury and mental illness. May Institute blends science with service to help make progress possible for thousands of children, adults, and families each year. 
Join us in our mission to promote independence, choice, dignity and respect for those we serve.


  • Implement teaching protocols and behavior support plans
  • Deliver student instruction using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Record and analyze data
  • Provide case management
  • Work in a fast-paced educational environment
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred  
  • Working knowledge of Applied Behavior Analysis preferred
  • Previous experience working with children or adults with autism preferred
  • Valid US driver's license required

May Institute is an Equal Opportunity employer of qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.  May Institute also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of the protected categories.


Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • 48 Capital Dr, West Springfield, MA 01089, USA
  • West Springfield, MA, USA