Employment Opportunities

Autism Charlotte is seeking to fill Extended Learning & Development Program Positions

 Extended Learning & Development Position Descriptions 


Autism Charlotte (AC) Extended Learning & Development (ELD) staff opportunities are available within Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools’ Afterschool Enrichment Program (CMS ASEP) or within the YMCA of Greater Charlotte (YMCA).  Extended Learning & Development programs run Monday-Friday from approximately 2pm-6pm (program hours vary by site). ELD staff members provide support for children with autism ages 5-12 or 11-18 within a 1:5 ratio. ELD staff assist and support children served by providing a safe, structured environment facilitating inclusion across academic and social settings. We are currently accepting resumes.



  • Develop modified monthly curriculum to meet the needs of participants of all abilities

  • Develop and monitor behavior intervention strategies for participants with program support staff

  • Develop inclusion strategies and monitor their implementation with program support staff

  • Communicate student’s progress through weekly email notes

  • Develop relationships with families in the program and involved community organizations

  • Manage appropriate behavior with all children and implement the discipline policy when necessary

  • Compile and maintain accurate records and reports

  • Ensure all groups are involved in appropriate and constructive activities during field, gym, and non-programmed times

  • Assist in supervising rides in and out process to ensure organization and safety

  • Ensure the cleanliness of classrooms

  • Report all program changes and equipment needs to Program Director(s), Program Manager, and program support staff

  • Demonstrate willingness to take the initiative in daily activities and programs




1) Bachelor's degree in special education or related field (preferred but not required)

2) Experience with children who have an Autism Spectrum Disorder

3) Proficiency in communicating verbally and in written form to parents

4) Ability to work Monday-Friday 1:45-6:30pm (Times may vary slightly by location)

Send resume to info@autismhcarlotte.org



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