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)

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)
Job Type: full time/part time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: 8:30-3:30
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  We currently have an exceptional role for a Board Certified Behavior Analyst to work in our special ed pre-school program. Experience in positive behavior management, sensory integration, floor time, ABA, and TEACCH. Also experience with working with children who have social/emotional delays, behavioral issues, (FBA's & BIP's) and Autism.
Qualifications: Must be Board Certified Behavior Analyst - BCBA

Aquebogue/Southampton Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)
Job Type: full time/part time
Location: Aquebogue/Southampton
Hours: 8:30-3:30
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  We currently have an exceptional role for a Board Certified Behavior Analyst to work in our special ed pre-school program. Experience in positive behavior management, sensory integration, floor time, ABA, and TEACCH. Also experience with working with children who have social/emotional delays, behavioral issues, (FBA's & BIP's) and Autism.
Qualifications: Must be Board Certified Behavior Analyst - BCBA

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Food Service Aide
Job Type: part time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: 10:30-1:30
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  We currently seek a Food Service Aide for our Dix Hills location. In this role, you would deliver snack/breakfast/lunch to kitchen area, keep record of food and refrigerator temperatures, maintain inventory of snacks, paper goods and submit purchase requisitions to Day Care Coordinator. You will also attend quarterly menu meetings with food vendor.
Qualifications: Must have HS Diploma and Department of Health Food Management Certificate or in process.

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Secretary - TWO positions
Job Type: part time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: 9:00-3:00 OR 10:00-6:00
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  We currently have an opportunity for an individual with office experience to assist in our Dix Hills location. Must have excellent word processing, MS Office (Word and Excel) skills, along with superior phone and interpersonal/customer skills. EXPERIENCE working in a school setting is highly preferred.
Qualifications: Minimum HS grad or GED Proficient with MS Office Suite Excel, Word. Type 55 WPM. Office/Secretarial skills and field experience strongly preferred.

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

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
IEP Coordinator
Job Type: full time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: 8:30 -3:30
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  We currently seek an IEP/Evaluation Coordinator with excellent communication and report writing skills. The candidate will be responsible for coordinating evals, conduct observations, attending CPSE meetings and assist with the annual review process for preschool. They will be a liaison between the parent and the district. Knowledge of IEP Direct (goals, PLEPs) strongly preferred.
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. NYS Lic/Reg Special Ed Teacher preferred but other disciplines with Preschool/CPSE experience will be considered (i.e. psych, social work, speech preferred.)

Aquebogue/Southampton Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
IEP Coordinator
Job Type: full time
Location: Aquebogue/Southampton
Hours: 8:30 -3:30
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  We currently seek an IEP/Evaluation Coordinator with excellent communication and report writing skills. The candidate will be responsible for coordinating evals, conduct observations, attending CPSE meetings and assist with the annual review process for preschool. They will be a liaison between the parent and the district. Knowledge of IEP Direct (goals, PLEPs) strongly preferred.
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. NYS Lic/Reg Special Ed Teacher preferred but other disciplines with Preschool/CPSE experience will be considered (i.e. psych, social work, speech preferred.)

East Setauket Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
IEP Coordinator
Job Type: full time
Location: East Setauket
Hours: 8:30 -3:30
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  We currently seek an IEP/Evaluation Coordinator with excellent communication and report writing skills. The candidate will be responsible for coordinating evals, conduct observations, attending CPSE meetings and assist with the annual review process for preschool. They will be a liaison between the parent and the district. Knowledge of IEP Direct (goals, PLEPs) strongly preferred.
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. NYS Lic/Reg Special Ed Teacher preferred but other disciplines with Preschool/CPSE experience will be considered (i.e. psych, social work, speech preferred.)

Dix Hills Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Day Care Teacher Aide
Job Type: part time
Location: Dix Hills
Hours: 10:00 - 2:00
Date Job Posted: June 2018
   
Qualifications: Minimum HS grad, working towards Associates in Early Childhood and experience with infant/toddler population preferred.

Southampton Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Special Education Teacher
Job Type: full time FLOAT
Location: Southampton
Hours: 9:00 - 3:00
Date Job Posted: June 2018
   
Qualifications:  Special Education/Early Childhood dual teachers must be NYS certified B-Gr. 2

Aquebogue/Southampton Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Psychologist, Phd or PsyD 
Job Type: part time per diem
Location: Aquebogue/Southampton
Hours: flexible per diem
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  We are currently seeking a PhD or PsyD School Psychologist to perform initial evaluations and social histories. Must have NYS License and experience with special need pre-school pop.
Qualifications: Must have Phd or PsyD licensure and experience with preschool population

East Setauket Location IMMEDIATE OPENING
Human Resources Assistant
Job Type: full time
Location: East Setauket
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 - 4:00
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  Responsible for assisting with the clerical functions of the HR department. Ensure compliance through tracking and maintaining accurate and up-to-date records that includes OCFS compliance.
Qualifications: Minimum HS grad or GED Proficient with MS Office Suite Excel, Word. Type 55 WPM. Office/Secretarial skills and field experience strongly preferred.

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: June 2018
  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 1:00 - 3:30
Location: East Setauket
Hours: Monday - Friday
Date Job Posted: June 2018
  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: June 2018
  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: June 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: June 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: June 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: June 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: June 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: June 2018
Qualifications: Special Education/Early Childhood Teachers must be NYS certified B - Gr 2. Teacher Assistants NYS TA certification preferred and/or comparable experience.