Employment at Alternatives for Children

Employment Opportunities

at Alternatives for Children


Since 1988, Alternatives For Children has been a leader in providing educational programs and therapeutic pediatric services to infants and children with special needs and their typically developing peers from throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties.

As Alternatives For Children, with locations in Aquebogue, East Setauket, Dix Hills and Southampton continues to grow and expand our programs, we seek caring and compassionate individuals to join our dedicated team.

Full-Time and Part-Time positions are available.


We welcome you to explore our wide ranging employment opportunities. A fulfilling and rewarding career might be waiting for you!

Send Cover Letter and Resume to annemarie.mongiardo@alternativesforchildren.org

Annemarie Mongiardo
631-331-6400 x152

annemarie.mongiardo@alternativesforchildren.org

We invite contractual participation by Certified Minority or Women owned Business Enterprises (Certified M/WBEs)

Aquebogue Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Special Education Teacher
Job Type: full time
Location: Aquebogue
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30-3:30
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  Dual certified Special Education/Early Childhood, B-Gr 2, for integrated class. EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED. ABA training or experience a plus.
Qualifications: Special Education/Early Childhood Teachers must be NYS certified B - Gr 2..

Aquebogue Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Teacher Assistant
Job Type: full time
Location: Aquebogue
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30-3:00
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION A PLUS
Qualifications: Must have NYS teacher assistant certification. Experience with preschool special needs a plus.

East Setauket Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Teacher Assistant
Job Type: part time
Location: East Setauket
Hours: Monday - Friday 11:00-4:00
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION A PLUS
Qualifications: Must have NYS teacher assistant certification. Experience with preschool special needs a plus.

Southampton Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
General Education Teacher
Job Type: full time
Location: Southampton
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30-3:00
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  /Early Childhood, B-Gr 2.
Qualifications: /Early Childhood Teachers must be NYS certified B - Gr 2..

Southampton Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
IEP Coordinator
Job Type: part time/full time
Location: Southampton
Hours: Monday - Friday varied/flex
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED. Job responsibilities to include: Coordinating all aspects of the interdisciplinary evals/diagnostic process; writing the pre-school summary for the CPSE/CSE based on the evaluations; represent Alternatives For Children at CPSE/CSE meetings; conduct evals/observations under the EI/CPSE system; act as a resource person for educational curriculum and diagnostic information.
Qualifications: Must be able to interpret and report evaluations; must have excellent communication, writing and computer skills; must be detail oriented and able to work independently; must have NYS certifications in Special Education, experience with preschool population strongly preferred.

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Secretary
Job Type: full time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00-3:00
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  The secretary, under direction of the Site Coordinator, performs a variety of clerical, secretarial, and other minor administrative functions required for the operation of the school site and instructional programs; performs other related duties as required.
Qualifications: Office/Clerical exeperience required. Minimum HS grad, organized, detail-oriented, posessing excellent word processing/typing skills with strong proficiency required in Microsoft Office, including Excel, Publisher, Power Point. Heavy phones. Bilingual a plus.

Dix Hills LocationIMMEDIATE OPENING
Custodian
Job Type: part time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday 1:00-6:00 pm
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  The custodian performs custodial work in classrooms, offices, and common areas inside the school building. The custodian maintains a clean and safe environment in all outdoor spaces. Receives deliveries; light snow removal; set-up meeting spaces; performs minor repairs; performs safety inspections. Reports to Site Coordinator.
Qualifications: Minimum HS grad, Trade School certificate a plus. Experience with building maintenance and small repairs..

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Day Care Co-Teacher INFANT/TODDLER ROOM
Job Type: full time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday
Date Job Posted: October 2017
   
Qualifications: Mus have CDA or Associates in Early Childhood.. Must have experience with infant/toddler population.

Southampton & Aquebogue Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Psychologist, Phd or PsyD or LCSW
Job Type: full time
Location: Southampton & Aquebogue
Hours: Monday - Friday
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED.
Qualifications: Must have Phd or PsyD OR LCSW and licensure and experience with preschool population

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Teacher Assistants
Job Type: full time 8:30-3:30
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 - 3:30
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION A PLUS
Qualifications: Must have NYS teacher assistant certification. Experience with preschool special needs a plus.

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
1:1 Aides
Job Type: part time 9:00-2:30
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00-2:30
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION A PLUS
Qualifications: Minimum HS grad/College credits in Early Childhood a plus/experience with special needs population

East Setauket Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
1:1 Aides
Job Type: part time 9:00 - 1:00
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00-1:00
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION A PLUS
Qualifications: Minimum HS grad/College credits in Early Childhood a plus/experience with special needs population

Southampton Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
1:1 Aides
Job Type: part time
Location: Southampton
Hours: Monday - Friday varied flex hours between 9:00-2:30
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION A PLUS
Qualifications: Minimum HS grad/College credits in Early Childhood a plus/experience with special needs population

Early Intervention Program Current Opening
OT - PT - Speech Pathologist - Special Ed Teacher
Job Type: per diem/contract
Location: Suffolk and Nassau counties
Hours: varies
Date Job Posted: October 2017
   
Qualifications:

Must be NYS licensed and have experience with Early Intervention population. We invite contractual participation by Certified Minority or Women owned Business Enterprises (Certified M/WBEs)


Dix Hills Location Substitute Positions
***NEW INCREASED SUB RATES*** - COMPETITIVE WITH LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS Special Education Teachers - Early Childhood Regular Education Teachers - Teacher Assistants/1:1 Aides
Job Type: SUBSTITUTES
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday varied flex hours between 8:30 - 4:00
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED. ABA training or experience a plus.
Qualifications: Special Education/Early Childhood Teachers must be NYS certified B - Gr 2. Teacher Assistants/1:1 Aides must have NYS TA certification and/or comparable experience.

East Setauket Location Substitute Positions
***NEW INCREASED SUB RATES*** - COMPETITIVE WITH LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS Special Education Teachers - Early Childhood Regular Education Teachers - Teacher Assistants/1:1 Aides
Job Type: SUBSTITUTES
Location: East Setauket
Hours: Monday - Friday varied flex hours between 8:30 - 4:00
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED. ABA training or experience a plus.
Qualifications: Special Education/Early Childhood Teachers must be NYS certified B - Gr 2. Teacher Assistants/1:1 Aides must have NYS TA certification and/or comparable experience.

Southampton Location Substitute Positions
***NEW INCREASED SUB RATES*** - COMPETITIVE WITH LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS Special Education Teachers - Early Childhood Regular Education Teachers - Teacher Assistants/1:1 Aides
Job Type: SUBSTITUTES
Location: Southampton
Hours: Monday - Friday varied flex hours between 8:30 - 4:00
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED. ABA training or experience a plus.
Qualifications: Special Education/Early Childhood Teachers must be NYS certified B - Gr 2. Teacher Assistants/1:1 Aides must have NYS TA certification and/or comparable experience.

Aquebogue Location Substitute Positions
***NEW INCREASED SUB RATES*** - COMPETITIVE WITH LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS Special Education Teachers - Early Childhood Regular Education Teachers - Teacher Assistants/1:1 Aides
Job Type: SUBSTITUTES
Location: Aquebogue
Hours: Monday - Friday varied flex hours between 8:30 - 12:30
Date Job Posted: October 2017
  BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED. ABA training or experience a plus.
Qualifications: Special Education/Early Childhood Teachers must be NYS certified B - Gr 2. Teacher Assistants/1:1 Aides must have NYS TA certification and/or comparable experience.

Southold Universal Pre Kindergarten Substitute Positions

***NEW INCREASED SUB RATES*** - COMPETITIVE WITH LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS SUBSTITUTE Early Childhood Regular Education Teachers/Teacher Assistants

Job Type: SUBSTITUTES
Location: Southold
Hours: Part Time Mornings
Date Job Posted: October 2017
Qualifications: Special Education/Early Childhood Teachers must be NYS certified B - Gr 2. Teacher Assistants NYS TA certification preferred and/or comparable experience.