Founded in 1965, VistAbility is a non-profit organization providing direct services to children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in 13 locations throughout the Contra Costa and Alameda Counties
Position: After School Program Aide
Location: Concord, CA
Hours: Monday-Friday (4 days a week - 2:00pm-6:00pm, 1 day/week 1pm-6pm) - 21 hours/week
(Increased hours in the summer!!!)

Compensation: $18.00 an hour 

Benefits for this position include:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid vacation, Sick Days, 403(b) retirement plan, 11 paid Holidays + a paid holiday on the week of your birthday, and an employee discount program for shopping, restaurants, travel, and more! 

Our vacation accrual rates are generous!
1st and 2nd year of employment = 2 weeks vacation a year;
3rd and 4th year of employment = 3 weeks vacation a year;
5th to 9th year of employment = 4 weeks vacation a year;
the 10th year onward = 5 weeks vacation a year.

The After School Program is a fun, social, and engaging service offered to participants aged 7-22 with intellectual or development disabilities. This program provides fun activities in the community (mini golf, Warriors Championship parade, go-karting, batting cages, local parks, hiking trails) at the program site (outdoor play, board games, movie nights, tech time).   

After School Program Aides facilitates/lead activities and encourage play and socialization amongst participants and their peers. Aides also ensure positive progress of educational and behavioral goals of the participants.

What does an Aide do?
  • As a team, Aides lead activities at the program site and in the community
  • Encourages and supports socialization between participants, making sure no one is left out
  • Promoted positive growth and progress in each participant's educational or behavioral goal
  • Transports participants safely using an agency-provided vehicle when traveling to community events and locations
  • Provides support and supervision to students exhibiting challenging behaviors and implements behavior management plans, as needed.
  • Cleans and organizes activities areas on a regular basis.
  • Makes daily progress notations and completes student daily tracking sheets.
  • Creatively plans and coordinates fun activities to engage participants of all ages
  • Encourages the students to participate fully in activities using prompting, cueing, and fading.
  • Completion of, or willingness to obtain 12 Semester or 18 quarter units in early childhood education(ECE), child development, recreation, physical education, social welfare, nursing, psychology, sociology, home economics, education or a closely related field from an accredited college or university.
Minimum requirements:
  • Must have California Drivers License and good driving record
  • Must be able to successfully complete a health screen, a drug screen, and criminal background clearance


Program: After School Program
This is a part time 2 position

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