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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3163062
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : August 23, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Teacher and Teaching Assistants (Birth – Grade 2)

Joan Fenichel Therapeutic Nursery
is seeking Teaching Assistants and Teachers to work in preschool.

Responsibilities for certified Special Ed teacher include but are not limited to:
Assessing developmental functioning and learning skills of students based on IEP goals utilizing appropriate assessment tools; writing annual goals, behavioral objectives and intervention strategies corresponding with assessment in consultation with other disciplines; evaluating children’s progress on an on-going basis; preparing weekly lesson plans according to a planned sequence with IEP goals and plan/share with teacher assistants; instructing and supervising teacher assistants and substitute teacher assistants in appropriate techniques to work effectively with children.

• Bachelor’s degree preferred
• Must have NYS Student with Disabilities teaching certification (Birth – Grade 2)

Responsibilities for teaching assistant include but are not limited to:
Assists supervising teachers and provide special care needs to students; engage in all daily routines, e.g., busing, mealtime, toileting, floor play, outdoor activities, and program planning; adapts classroom activities, assignments and/or materials under the direction of the supervising teacher. Must have a teaching assistant certification – Level 1.

Skills and/or Experience Required:
Classroom or clinical experience (one year) with children ages 3 – 5 with special needs is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communications skills.

EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled. The League Education and Treatment Center is a 501c3 non-profit agency dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with psychiatric and developmental disabilities. Each day, we serve over 500 at-risk and underserved children and adults from all parts of the greater New York City area. We offer generous benefits including: health insurance, life insurance, 403 (b), and sick time.

For immediate consideration, please email your resume with salary requirements to Employment@LeagueCenter.org

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Special Education > Early Essential Education
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    The League Education and Treatment Center is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Human Resources
    • 14 East 33rd Street
    • New York, New York 10016

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