Jobs Turn Into Careers At Valley Achievement Center

An organization fully dedicated to providing education, quality life skills, and employment opportunities for persons with development disabilities, primarily children with autism, to enable them to achieve the highest degree of independence, dignity, and self-worth.


Valley Achievement Center of Bakersfield strives to be the leading local agency for helping persons with autism and other development disabilities achieve their full potential. We provide a variety of programs which addresses behavior, communication, and academics. Alternative programs focus on self-help/self-care, vocational training, social and occupational skills, functional living, and “transition-into-communication” skills.


Valley Achievement Center is an equal employment opportunity employer and seeks qualified candidates for all open positions.


Come join our team, “Making a Difference in the Lives of Special Children.”

Benefits Offered to Full-Time Employees

  • 403 (b) Retirement Plan
  • Bereavement Leave Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Election of Medical and/or Dental Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Employer Paid Long Term Disability
  • Flex Plan – Medical and/or Dependent Care
  • Holiday Pay
  • Sick Leave Pay
  • Vacation Pay
  • Vision Coverage
  • Voluntary Life Insurance

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