Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Full Time - Johnston
 Johnston, IA

As a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), you'll conduct assessments, develop, implement and monitor treatment plans, and collect data for children with Autism or related diagnosis. Additionally, this role provides ABA related trainings for staff and families, collaborates with the interdisciplinary team to ensure continuity of care and drives positive outcomes for ChildServe children and families. This position will be located in Ames, Iowa. What You'll Do

  • Assessment and treatment planning - Conduct functional behavioral assessments (FBA) and skill based assessment. Develop and monitor implementation of treatment plans that are individualized and utilize evidence based strategies. Monitor progress and evaluate treatment effectiveness.
  • Supervision of treatment - Provide supervision of experience for BCBA candidates pursuing certification. Provide supervision of treatment plan implementation for certified and non-certified direct care providers.
  • Collaboration - Collaborate with each child’s interdisciplinary team to implement effective techniques across all environments promoting progress and generalization. Advise and contribute to the development and growth of ChildServe’s Autism program.
  • Training - Provide training to staff and families on treatment plans, including the use of standardized training curricula. Provide or collaborate on training within ChildServe and the community.


  • Monday-Friday
  • Typical business hours

What You'll Need

  • Master’s Degree in Related Field and BCBA certification required. Successful completion of the BACB’s Supervisor Training Curriculum preferred. Will consider those sitting for BCBA exam in the next 6 months.
  • Preferred: Minimum of two years’ experience working with children with Autism and other developmental disabilities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in reading, writing, and speaking the English language.

Who We Are

ChildServe has earned the title of Top Workplace every year since 2014. Here’s why employees love working here:

  • Our work matters. We partner with families to help children with special healthcare needs live a great
  • We’re not your average non-profit. We serve 4,600 children each year through over 30 specialty pediatric services in the Ames, Des Moines, and Iowa City areas. Many of our programs are one-of-a-kind.
  • Our team members rock. Our teams are filled with people who care about their coworkers, and who believe that collaboration is key to providing exceptional care to children.
  • Our learning never stops. As a non-profit dedicated to innovation, we’re proud to help many team members gain new certifications, continue their education, take their expertise to the next level, and find new opportunities to advance their career right here at ChildServe.
  • We’re moving forward together. Experts across multiple disciplines work together to help kids get the best care possible

Ready to leave work every day knowing you’ve made a difference for kids and families? Let’s move Forward Together - apply today!