The Illinois Center for Autism is a not for profit devoted to serving people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). We are committed to supporting their individual means to achieving the highest level of independence in their home, school, and community. ICA promotes a dynamic and diverse working atmosphere where the impact of goals and dreams are evident daily. ICA provides a complete benefits package for all full-time employees which include:

  • Paid Specialized Training

  • Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance

  • 403b Retirement Savings Plan

  • 100% Employer-Paid Dental Insurance (employee only)

  • 100% Employer-Paid Life Insurance (employee only)

  • 100% Employer-Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance (employee only)

  • 100% Employer-Paid Employee Assistance Program

  • Paid Vacation Days

  • Paid Personal Days

  • Paid Sick Days


The Illinois Center for Autism is seeking a full time Speech and Language Pathologist

Minimum Requirements include:

  • Master’s Degree in Speech/Language Pathology, MS-CCC required. CFY supervision available.
  • This position requires Illinois state licensure/certification in Speech/Language.

The starting salary for this positon is $72,970

The Illinois Center for Autism is seeking a Special Education Teacher.

Minimum Requirements include:

  • LBS1 license issued by the State of Illinois.

The minimum starting salary is $60,760 annually with experience and education recognized.

The Illinois Center for Autism is seeking a Paraprofessional (Teacher’s Aide or Assistant.)

Minimum Requirements include:

  • High school diploma/GED with education recognized.

The minimum starting pay for this position is $19.98 per hour

Illinois Center for Autism is seeking a full-time Direct Support Professional/ Vocational Trainer to join our Adult Services team.

Minimum Requirements include:

  • Assist in conducting daily activities with clients as directed. Implement behavior management guidelines as described in IEP/ISP’s.
  • Encourage student/client independence in areas such as social skills, personal management skills, community activities, job readiness, communication skills
  • Complete documentation as designated.
  • Assume responsibility for overall maintenance/housekeeping tasks required on a daily basis
  • Preference will be given to individuals that are Direct Support Professionals (DSP) Certified.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license for a minimum of three (3) consecutive years prior to review date that has not been suspended, cancelled, or revoked.

The pay for this position is $18.34 per hour

This list indicates open positions currently available at the Illinois Center for Autism. For additional information, please contact our HR department.

Ernest White
Human Resources Officer
(618) 398-7500 Ext. 238

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