Professional Opportunities

At Spectra Support Services LLC, we wish to build a community of professionals that is responsive to the unique needs of individuals with disabilities and their families.   


We offer field placement opportunities to Master's level students in social work, marriage and family therapy, and counseling programs.  We also have supervision toward the Registered Play Therapist credential.  Please fill out the information request form to find out more.

​Requirements to secure internship:
Signed acceptance letter
3 Pennsylvania Background Clearances must be completed.  Please see instructions under Employment  below.

​Clinical Supervision

We also offer supervision for hours toward licensure in Pennsylvania for: Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Marriage and Family and License Professional Counselor.

Individual supervision for $125 per hour, group supervision for $40 per hour (minimum 3 participants).  We also offer group BCBA supervision (in cooperation with a contracted supervisor) at a cost of $40 per hour.


Current part-time positions open:
  • Community Integration Specialist

  • Play Therapist with PA state licensure (Psychologist, LCSW, LMFT or LPC, RPT Preferred)

  • Psychotherapist  with PA state licensure ( Psychologist, LCSW, LMFT or LPC)
    • *Weekend availability/adolescent experience preferred

Requirements to receive an interview to join our team:

  • 18 years of age and older.
  • Verification of High school degree.  Bachelor's preferred for most positions, Master's required for some positions.  
  • Provide copies of full Employment Application and Resume (emailed upon receipt of pre-employment application)
  • Provide names for reference checks
  • 3 Pennsylvania Background Clearances must be completed to obtain an interview.  Please see the state of PA government website for additional information or
    • Go to the  to the PA Child Welfare portalto apply for a clearance on-line qith a credit or debit card (preferred) or download the  Child Abuse Clearance form and mail with $10 cashier check, money order payable to Department of Human Services.
    • Criminal Clearance Pennsylvania State Police - $10 on-line fee payable by credit/debit card. Pay and receive on line.
    • FBI fingerprinted record check in accordance with Public Law and the Child Protective Services Law. Preferred mode, obtain from PA DHS (not PA Department of Education) through: $27 to register on-line with credit/debit card.  Website will offer fingerprint location options closest to you.  Many offerings in each county.  Some require appointments.

Requirements to secure offered employment:


Spectra will provide the following, as relevant to the position:

  1. CPR training if not certified already
  2. Non-crisis Prevention Intervention Training
  3. SPeCTRUM Training

  4. HIPAA Compliance

  5. Direct Support Staff Training (OID)

  6. ISP based Training (An agreement to carry out the participant’s ISP; Individual Support Plan responsibilities)
  7. Support Service Worker Agreement by (ODP) Pennsylvania Office of Developmental Program

Spectra is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  “We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religious creed, ancestry, sex, age or disability,” as used in Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 and/or the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act of 1955, as amended."