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.

Our Speech-Language Pathologists provide direct speech-language evaluation and therapeutic services to clients with a variety of delays/disorders at The Emerge Center and The Emerge School. Required qualifications include a Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology/Communication Disorders, Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA (or meet CF requirements), and current license by the State of Louisiana. View the full job description here

Posted November 2020

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 Emerge Foundation seeks a part-time intern to provide hands-on support for a wide range of
fundraising activities and special events. The ideal candidate would be a detail-oriented self-starter
with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, yet collaborative work environment. A background in
marketing/communications and experience with events coordination is preferred. In addition, the ideal
candidate would have graphic design skills as well as a working knowledge of databases.

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Posted May 2021

The Emerge School for Autism is seeking a Special Education Teacher to create a flexible education program, provide instruction, assessment and program planning for special education students with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. 

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Posted May 2021

The Emerge School for Autism is seeking a Special Education Assistant Teacher to assist teacher with student academic goals through the preparation and management of classroom activities and administrative duties.

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Posted May 2021

The Director of Occupational Therapy will direct and oversee the occupational therapy program and staff of the occupational therapy department in order to ensure and maintain quality of services, including but not limited to client and family success, department and facility growth.

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Posted May 2021