Employment Opportunities at The Emerge Center

Employment at The Emerge Center offers a dynamic environment, great benefits, and work with a purpose.

Current Openings

Special Education Teacher

The Emerge Center is seeking to hire a special education teacher to work in a growing interdisciplinary non-profit clinic in the Greater Baton Rouge Area. The position will be a 10 month position, August 2017- May 2018. This special education teacher is to work with young students identified with speech delays or on the autism spectrum with an age range from 4-6 years in a self-contained classroom setting with the support of teaching assistants and a team of therapists that include Speech Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Behavior Analysts.

Please submit resume and cover letter to Leigh Bozard, at jobs@emergela.org.


Pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist

The Emerge Center for Communication, Behavior, and Development has an immediate opening for a full time pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist. The Emerge Center offers an exciting environment, varied caseload, and opportunities for professional growth. We are looking for motivated candidates who are creative, bright, compassionate, service-minded, and team-oriented. The position offers potential for rotation through our varied therapeutic programs, including small group language classrooms, individual therapy, evaluations, full-day autism program, and educationally-focused readiness programs. If you seek challenge, enjoy problem-solving, love children, and work well with families, then you would enjoy being a part of our exceptional multidisciplinary team. Previous experience working with young children with autism, apraxia, and other speech-language disorders is desired. Experience with AAC a plus. Bilingual therapists are encouraged to apply. The Emerge Center offers a competitive salary and benefit package commensurate with experience.

Please submit resumes to jobs@emergela.org.


Full Time Registered Line Technician

We are currently looking for full time Registered Line Technicians (RLT) work directly with clients under the supervision of a licensed professional in our Applied Behavior Analysis and Speech Therapy Departments. RLTs provide high quality, therapeutic services to address communication, behavioral, social, and self-help delays. Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Enter daily data for each client keeping records up to date and accurate
  • Monitor data collection of target behaviors throughout the day for individual clients as assigned by the supervisor
  • Provide home based ABA services under the supervisor of a licensed behavior analyst
  • Maintain a current Registered Line Technician certification through the Louisiana Behavior Analyst BoardAccurately collect observation data
  • Provide a language rich environment for clients to foster development
  • Assist in program preparation for ABA sessions and group speech therapy
  • Support and supervise clients during lunch and snack time
  • Assist clients in toileting and self-help skills such as dressing and tooth brushing
  • Supervise clients on the playground and other play areas at all time to ensure a safe and therapeutic setting
  • Participate in a minimum of twice monthly supervision sessions with a supervisor which may include individual, small group, and large group settings

Please submit resumes to jobs@emergela.org.