West Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Florida

The Play Base

Discovering Beautiful Minds

West Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Florida

The Play Base

Discovering Beautiful Minds


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Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

Boca Raton & surrounding areas, Florida

Are you a dedicated BCBA who is passionate about making a positive impact in the field of ABA? Do you thrive on using a play-based, child-centered approach to help individuals with diverse developmental needs reach their full potential? If so, we invite you to join The Play Base, a dynamic and innovative company originating from Canada, as we introduce a fresh perspective to ABA therapy.

Job Description:

At The Play Base, we’re on a mission to change the way ABA is delivered. We believe in the power of a play-based, child-led, and adult-guided approach to help our clients, encompassing a range of behavioral and developmental needs, in various settings including home, school, and the community. We take pride in our child-centered philosophy, building a strong therapeutic relationship between child and therapist, rooted in the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). Our commitment is to craft individualized treatment plans within a natural environment, nurturing the growth, development, and well-being of our clients. We are dedicated to enriching the lives of our families and assisting each child in reaching their fullest potential, ensuring a happy, healthy, and fulfilling life.


  • Passionate Approach: Embrace and excel in our play-based, child-led, adult-guided, and child-centered ABA methodology.
  • Assessment: Conduct assessments and advocate for client needs.
  • Relationship Building: Cultivate a rapport in which learning objectives are delivered in a naturalistic play-based manner.
  • Customized Plans: Create Behavior Intervention Plans and write programming based on evidence-based approaches.
  • Supervision: Train, supervise, and provide feedback to RBTs offering direct service.
  • Insurance Knowledge: Utilize experience working with insurance companies.
  • Adaptability: Develop program materials and adapt programming as required.
  • Monitoring: Continuously monitor programs and client progress.
  • Parent Training: Provide parent coaching and training.
  • Professional Growth: Participate in or plan professional development and meetings with the clinical team as needed.
  • Teamwork: Maintain open communication with teams.
  • Rethink Experience: Experience with Rethink is a plus.

What You Get:

  • Competitive Compensation: Enjoy competitive pay.
  • Supportive Environment: Work within a supportive and inclusive team.
  • Flexibility: Benefit from a flexible schedule.
  • Learning Opportunity: Engage in an incredible learning opportunity, delivering ABA with sensitivity, empathy, creativity, and individualization.
  • Innovative Company: Join an international company in growth mode, dedicated to creating positive change in the ABA field.
  • Team Collaboration: Access team members with diverse experience, grow with an American company in its infancy stages, and be part of a movement within the ABA community.
  • Credentialed: Be part of a company credentialed with multiple insurance providers, including Medicaid.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • BCBA: Hold a BCBA certification.
  • Transportation: Have reliable transportation.
  • Leadership: Exhibit leadership qualities.
  • Empathy: Be empathetic, with a passion for play-based interventions.
  • Love for Children: Enjoy working with children of all ages and needs.
  • Helping Spirit: Be passionate about helping others.
  • Communication: Demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Team Player: Thrive in a team-oriented environment.
  • Driver’s License: Possess a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.
  • Certifications: CPR certification, Medicaid number, and Palm Beach / Broward School Badge.


  • BCBA Certification
  • First Aid and CPR
  • US work authorization
  • Medicaid number, and Florida School Badge (it’s a plus).

Join us at The Play Base and be part of a team that’s redefining ABA therapy with creativity, compassion, and a deep commitment to enriching the lives of those we serve. We look forward to welcoming you into our innovative and dynamic company.

Behavioural Therapist


Job description
The Play Base, West Palm Beach, Florida is looking for an experienced, energetic, fun, and deeply passionate behaviour therapist to provide support to clients with various behavioural and developmental needs, in the home setting. The Play Base approach requires behaviour therapists to use an eclectic or multi-modal therapeutic approach as a lens for providing meaningful behavioural and developmental intervention to clients. Our model has behaviour therapists working in naturalistic environments alongside clients and their peers, so successful candidates will be able to build very strong and meaningful relationships with clients and have high energy to fully participate and engage in the daily activities that clients do.
Background required
  • Post-secondary education in a related field such as behavioural sciences, education, or psychology
  • Experience working with children with ASD, DS, ADHD, LD’s, and challenging behaviours
  • Experience working within the principles of Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) not including IBI (2 years experience)
  • A postgraduate certificate in the field of ABA is a bonus but not required
  • Demonstrated knowledge of theories, methods and techniques in developing skill acquisition programs as well as behaviour support plans for those with behavioural and developmental challenges
  • Valid criminal background check and vulnerable sector search
  • Valid drivers license and access to a vehicle
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Demonstrate a passion for creating and maintaining a fun-filled rapport in which learning objectives are delivered in a naturalistic play-based manner. 
  • Careful implementation of the therapeutic intervention program.
  • Follow a prescribed behaviour plan.
  • Tracking data on goal attainment.
  • Maintaining communication between the family and team members.
  • To work collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team in the community.
  • To participate in the development and delivery of both individualized and group interventions.
  • To attend team meetings and meetings with supervisory staff.
  • To uphold The Play Base policies.

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