Careers in ABA Therapy
ABA THERAPY JOBS
Playmates ABA is expanding our clinic and service locations along the East Coast. Whether you are new to Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) or if you are an experienced Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), there are opportunities for you at Playmates ABA!
Founded by former therapists, we understand and value our employees. We offer flexible scheduling, manageable caseloads, professional development and continued support from seasoned professionals in the field.
Playmates ABA is a premier provider of ABA Therapy with current and future career opportunities available in New York!
We’re currently hiring ABA Therapists, Registered Behavior Technicians and more.
Our ABA Positions
Looking for a part-time entry level position in the world of Applied Behavior Analysis? Then our ABA Therapist role might be the right fit for you!
Our ABA therapists work with children diagnosed with ASD using Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) principles. The therapist works under the periodic supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) who creates the treatment plan for the child. This position requires a High School Diploma or equivalent, reliable transportation and a passion for working with children!
REGISTERED BEHAVIOR TECHNICIAN (RBT)
The Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) holds an RBT certification from the BACB.
The RBT provides individual treatment for children diagnosed with Autism using ABA principles under the periodic supervision of a BCBA. This position requires a High School Diploma or equivalent, Registered Behavior Technician certification from the BACB, reliable transportation and a passion for working with children!
SENIOR ABA THERAPIST
Have a full year of previous ABA experience? Looking for a full-time schedule? Then our Senior ABA Therapist role might be the right opportunity for you!
The Senior ABA Therapist provides individual treatment for children diagnosed with Autism using ABA principles under the periodic supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. This position requires a High School Diploma or equivalent, at least 1 year of previous ABA experience, full-time availability and reliable transportation.
Are you currently enrolled in your BCBA program and looking to accrue direct and indirect supervision hours?
Then our full-time Case Manager role might be a great fit for you! Our Case Managers are experienced ABA Therapists or RBTs on their way to becoming BCBAs! On a monthly average the Case Manager will be 70% – 80% direct with 20% – 30% of their time assigned to indirect activities. This position requires current enrollment in a BCBA program, at least 1 year direct ABA experience, full-time availability and reliable transportation. RBT certification is preferred.
Ready for the next step in your ABA Career? The Clinical Coordinator is a leadership opportunity for current ABA Therapists or Registered Behavior Technicians!
Our Clinical Coordinator is responsible for leading all activities for their assigned clinic. This includes scheduling treatment sessions and managing therapists. This position requires an Associate’s Degree, 2-5 years direct ABA experience, full-time availability, reliable transportation and a love for staff training and administrative support!
BOARD CERTIFIED BEHAVIOR ANALYST (BCBA) MENTEE
Recently graduated with your Master’s Degree and passed your BCBA exam? Congratulations! You may be eligible for one of our full-time BCBA Mentorship opportunities.
Connec-to-Talk’s BCBA Mentorship program aims to provide additional training and support to newly credentialed BCBAs or BCBAs with less than a year’s experience working within a BCBA role. This position requires a Master’s degree in ABA or related field, BCBA certification from the Board of Behavior Analysts and licensure to practice by state(s) in which services are being provided.
BOARD CERTIFIED BEHAVIOR ANALYST (BCBA)
The Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) is responsible for assessing individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders while developing and monitoring comprehensive treatment programs to improve behavior. The BCBA also provides supervision to ABA Therapists, RBTs and other clinical staff members. This position requires a Master’s degree in ABA or a related field, BCBA certification from the Board of Behavior Analysts and licensure to practice by state(s) in which services are being provided.
QUALITY CARE MANAGER
Are you an experienced BCBA looking for the next step in your career? Becoming a Quality Care Manager could be the growth opportunity you’ve been looking for!
Quality Care Managers are experienced, leadership level BCBAs who are committed to ensuring the highest quality of care for our kiddos. QCMs carry a small caseload while providing support to BCBAs and other clinicians within the field. Our QCM roles require a Master’s degree in ABA or a related field, BCBA certification from the Board of Behavior Analysts and licensure to practice by state(s) in which services are being provided along with 5-7 years in the Applied Behavior Analysis Field.
WORKING WITH PLAYMATES ABA
We are always seeking passionate and energetic professionals to join our team.
Are you a committed to improving the lives of children?
Does helping children and their families who have been touched by autism learn new skills and develop independence inspire you?
Do you like to work alongside other professionals in a team environment that is high-energy and positive?
Start now to explore a career with Playmates.
Careers in ABA Therapy FAQ
Who Should Apply For A Job In ABA Therapy?
Do you have experience working with children? Do you have a passion for helping children with autism or other developmental challenges? Are you currently pursuing a degree in ABA? Are you thinking about what to do with a psychology degree? If you answered yes to any of these questions, a career in ABA might be the right fit for you!
Do I need a certification to be an ABA Therapist?
No, Playmates ABA provides all the training and supervision necessary for staff to provide ABA services.
What training is provided to new ABA therapists?
Playmates ABA provides a mix of in person and online training to set you up for success! Playmates ABA also offers the 40 hour training course needed for the Registered Behavior Technician certification.
What Growth Opportunities Are Available at Playmates ABA?
Playmates ABA offers various avenues for professional growth. Our ABA Therapists have grown into Senior ABA Therapists, Case Managers, Clinical Coordinators and Board Certified Behavior Analysts!