Employment Opportunities

We offer an exciting environment, varied caseload, and opportunities for professional growth, and look for motivated candidates who are creative, bright, compassionate, service-minded, and team-oriented. At Emerge, we are all motivated by the potential of our children and their families to succeed.

Each member of the Emerge team is an essential part of a child’s success. Our therapists and administrators ally with parents to implement strategies and tools for managing all aspects of life with their children, from meal time to play time, thereby providing a holistic and evidence based approach to care. Collaboration, creative problem solving, and innovation are highly encouraged. Additionally, we offer industry experts as skilled mentors, who grant their teams an appropriate amount of independence, in a fresh and welcoming atmosphere.

Please submit cover letters and resumes for any of the following job openings to jobs@emergela.org.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. To view our Equal Employment Opportunity Policy, click here.

Our 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
-Maintain a current Registered Line Technician certification through the Louisiana Behavior Analyst Board
-Accurately 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

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Posted August 2020

The Post-Doctoral Fellow provides psychological assessment and treatment services to children with developmental disabilities, psychological disorder(s), and/or behavioral problems and their families under the supervision of a licensed psychologist.  Areas of treatment may include assessment, traditional psychological services, group therapy (parent training, social skills, etc.) and feeding therapy. BCBA supervised work experience is available if necessary. 

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Posted March 2021

The Occupational Therapy Lead will ensure high quality services are provided in alignment with current best practice standards to serve our community, department, and facility growth.  They will facilitate development and rehabilitation of patients with mental, emotional, and physical disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed occupational therapy in support of client and family success.

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Posted January 2022.

The Speech-Language Pathologist will provide direct speech-language evaluation and therapeutic services to clients with a variety of delays/disorders at The Emerge Center and The Emerge School for Autism. 

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Posted March 2022

The Manager of Communications and Events is an integral member of The Emerge Foundation’s team of mission-driven, energetic fundraising professionals. The Manager focuses on event management, communications and marketing and donor relations.

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The Development Associate provides support to the entire Emerge Foundation fundraising team with an emphasis on event logistics, database management and communications-related tasks.

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