Early Intervention Special Education Teacher

Job Type

Full Time




404 East 91st Street
New York
New York
United States


ABC’s Cody Gifford House and The Keith Haring School are currently seeking licensed Special Educators for our Early Intervention classrooms working with children (18 months to 3 years old) with a range of developmental delays and special needs, with a ratio of 10:1:2. Candidates should be warm and nurturing with the ability to make the classroom a supportive and safe place for all children. All candidates must hold their Masters in Early Childhood Special Education and be New York State certified to teach Birth-2nd Grade.

Responsibilities include:

  • Create daily structured routines and activities for children with developmental disabilities and medical conditions (Autism, Downs Syndrome, Tuberous Sclerosis)
  • Deliver creative and interactive activities to children to improve cognitive, language, social-emotional and motor skills
  • Collaborate with families and service providers to support and share the educational needs of their children to meet their IFSP goals
  • Maintain progress reports and participate in meetings related to the child

Required Education and Experience:

  • Required Master’s in Early Childhood Education/Special Education.
  • Must be certified in New York State as an Early Childhood Education (Birth-2) and Students with Disabilities (Birth-2) Teacher or equivalent.

Skills & Knowledge

  • Collaborate with the family and a multi-disciplinary team to develop goals and outcomes for children
  • Educate family members on different intervention strategies to facilitate active involvement
  • Bilingual preferred, but not required
  • Recent graduates (December 2017/May 2018) are encouraged to apply!

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply