Helping children and adolescents with developmental delays reach their potential.

“We appreciate the commitment to families and respect the dignity that is given to our son. We like the support that’s available at some of the oddest hours.”

~ Consumer Survey Quote

Employment Opportunities

Current Openings

Direct Service Professional (DSP) or Children’s Autism Trainer (CAT):

To apply to be a Direct Service Professional (DSP) or Children’s Autism Trainer (CAT) and work with a child with a developmental disability in the Missoula or Kalispell areas, please complete the employment forms below.

DSPs and CATs work directly with children with developmental disabilities ages 0-18. They work under the supervision and guidance of a Family Support Specialist. The Child Development Center is always accepting applications for new DSPs and CATs, although we may not always be hiring. For more information, please call CDC at 1-800-914-4779 or 406-549-6413 and ask for more information.

To apply for a DSP or CAT position, please complete and submit the appropriate application and the State of Montana Release of Information.

  1. DSP-CAT Application-Kalispell
  2. DSP-CAT Application-Missoula


If you are interested in any other employment opportunities with CDC, please contact the Missoula office for further information.