Teacher and Teaching Assistants (Birth - Grade 2)

League Education and Treatment Center
Brooklyn, New York
Competitive Compensation and Benefits
Aug 23, 2019
Job Type

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

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