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

Alternatives For Children is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Day Care Teacher Aide
Job Type: part time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday varied
Date Job Posted: December 2018
  We currently have anĀ opening for a caring, compassionate Day Care Teacher Aide who has experience caring for children ages six weeks to three years. We are committed to providing top quality care and education for children who are enrolled in our program. Our goal is to enhance the lives of every child that attends our program. If you are a patient, caring professional with a background in child care, we hope you will get in touch about this position.
Qualifications: Minimum HS grad/College credits in Early Childhood a plus/experience with infants/toddlers preferred

 
Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Social Worker LCSW
Job Type: full time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: 8:30 -3:30
Date Job Posted: December 2018
  EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED.
Qualifications: Must have LCSW licensure and experience with preschool population

East Setauket Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Speech Pathologist or CFY
Job Type: part time to grow to full time
Location: East Setauket
Hours: varied and flexiblie
Date Job Posted: December 2018
  EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED.
Qualifications: Must have TSSLD, NYS license/reigistration or CFY and experience with preschool population.

Aquebogue/Southampton Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Speech Pathologist or CFY
Job Type: full time - split between 2 days AQ and 3 days SH
Location: Aquebogue and Southampton
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 -3:30
Date Job Posted: December 2018
  EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION PREFERRED.
Qualifications: Must have TSSLD, NYS license/reigistration or CFY and experience with preschool population.

Aquebogue/Southampton Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
IEP Coordinator
Job Type: part time
Location: Aquebogue/Southampton
Hours: varied and flexible
Date Job Posted: December 2018
  We are currently seeking an IEP Coordinator with excellent communication and report writing skills to attend CPSE meetins and coordinate the annual reveiw process for Preschool. They will be the liaison between the parent and the district. They must be able to interpret and report evaluations, knowledge of IEP Direct (goals PLEPs) strongly preferred. NYS Special Ed Teacher preferred but other discipline with Preschoo/CPSE experience will be considered (ie - Psychologists, Social Workers, Speech Therapists.
 
Qualifications: Must have licensure and experience with preschool population

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Teacher Assistant Float
Job Type: part time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 - 2:00
Date Job Posted: December 2018
 

We seek dedicated individuals to help our Special Education Teachers with a student with special needs on a 1:1 basis. You will assist with teaching independent dressing skills, structured activities, assist with snacks/feeding, implements educational and therapeutic goals set forth by the IEP plans.

BILINGUAL AND EXPERIENCE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS PRESCHOOL POPULATION A PLUS.

 

Qualifications:

Applicants must have HS Diploma/GED and NYS Teacher Assistant Certification; experience working in a classroom environment with special needs population strongly preferred.


Aquebogue Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
1:1 Aides
Job Type: part time
Location: Aquebogue
Hours: Monday - Friday varied flex hours between 9:00-2:30
Date Job Posted: December  2018
 

We seek dedicated individuals to help our Special Education Teachers with a student with special needs on a 1:1 basis. You will assist with teaching independent dressing skills, structured activities, assist with snacks/feeding, implements educational and therapeutic goals set forth by the IEP plans.

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

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
1:1 Aides
Job Type: part time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: Monday - Friday varied flex hours between 9:00-2:30
Date Job Posted: December 2018
 

We seek dedicated individuals to help our Special Education Teachers with a student with special needs on a 1:1 basis. You will assist with teaching independent dressing skills, structured activities, assist with snacks/feeding, implements educational and therapeutic goals set forth by the IEP plans.

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
Location: East Setauket
Hours: Monday - Friday varied flex hours 
Date Job Posted: December 2018
 

We seek dedicated individuals to help our Special Education Teachers with a student with special needs on a 1:1 basis. You will assist with teaching independent dressing skills, structured activities, assist with snacks/feeding, implements educational and therapeutic goals set forth by the IEP plans.

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: December 2018
   
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)


Early Intervention Program Current Opening
Independent Speech Pathologist Contractor needed for Home-Based Early Intervention cases throughout Nassau & Suffolk County
Job Type: per diem/contract
Location: Suffolk and Nassau counties
Hours: varies
Date Job Posted: December 2018
   
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: December 2018
  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: December 2018
  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: December 2018
  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: November  2018
  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: December 2018
Qualifications: Special Education/Early Childhood Teachers must be NYS certified B - Gr 2. Teacher Assistants NYS TA certification preferred and/or comparable experience.