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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that autism now impacts an average of one in every 44 children. Autism is now more prevalent in California than childhood cancer, diabetes, and Down syndrome. There is substantial evidence that children with autism have a greater chance for successful outcomes if interventions are started at an early age. We have an energized team that is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of the families we serve. Become a part of a premier program while living in sunny Santa Cruz. 


Current Openings: Instructor Position - Hiring Immediately! 

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The Bay School (a May Center School for Autism and Developmental Disabilities) is seeking a Full-Time Instructor to join the educational team of a state-of-the-art school program for children and adolescents, ages 5-22, diagnosed with autism and other developmental disabilities. We provide full-day, year-round educational and vocational services for children and adolescents using proven methods of treatment and teaching based on the latest clinical and applied research.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Instructors will in our specialized classroom settings to support students individually on a 1:1 basis. Instructors receive in-depth training with each student in the classroom and rotate to work with several students each day. In addition to working directly with students, Instructors time is also devoted to trainings, meetings, and student case management.

Special Conditions for Employment:

  •     Cleared background check
  •     Cleared TB test
  •     Copy of education records
  •     Copy of DMV driving record