QSAC NYS Certified Special Education Teacher (B-2, 1-6 or 7-12) in Bronx and Queens, New York

Our Mission

QSAC is a New York City and Long Island based nonprofit that supports children and adults with autism, together with their families, in achieving greater independence, realizing their future potential, and contributing to their communities in a meaningful way by offering person-centered services.

QSAC pursues this mission through direct services that provide a supportive and individualized setting for children and adults with autism to improve their communication, socialization, academic, and functional skills.

QSAC is EOE.

Job Description

Job Summary & Responsibilities

QSAC is looking for dedicated and energetic professionals who are passionate about teaching and making a significant difference in the lives of students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their families. We are looking for NYS Certified Special Education Teachers to create reinforcing, structured learning environments using the principles of applied behavior analysis.

QSAC also has part time SEIT and SETSS opportunities for Special Education Teachers.

We provide extensive support, training and opportunities for growth both professionally and within the agency.

Opportunities are available in the Bronx, Whitestone, and Douglaston Queens.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Conduct formal and informal assessments of educational programs and behavior interventions.

  • Supervise Teaching Assistants/Aides and participate in the implementation of educational programs and behavior interventions.

  • Implement and adhere to IEP/Student Program.

  • Apply data collection and behavior management interventions and reinforcement procedures in accordance with each child’s behavior management plan and program policy.

  • Meet with parents to discuss student progress

  • Punctuality and regular attendance is expected

Our benefits go beyond health and retirement.

You will be joining a passionate community of professionals and staff who support each other in a challenging and rewarding work culture.

-Paid sick time and paid breaks for full time school employees

-Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance with minimal full time employee cost as low as $1.00 per paycheck

-Group Life Insurance and Long Term Disability (QSAC pays majority of the cost)

-Flexible Spending Accounts

-Opportunities for career advancement

To apply, email your resume to recruiter@qsac.com

Requirements-NYS Certified Special Education Teacher (Internship Certificate a minimum). -Experience with ASD and ABA preferred. -Ability to run. -Ability to safely assist lifting individuals of various weights & 20 lb items. -Clearance through state mandated Background/Fingerprint Check(s). -Ability to communicate effectively with others and individuals served.Benefits

-Paid sick time and paid breaks for full time school employees

-Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance with minimal full time employee cost as low as $1.00 per paycheck

-Group Life Insurance and Long Term Disability (QSAC pays majority of the cost)

-Flexible Spending Accounts

-Opportunities for career advancement

Skill Set

NYS Special Education Certification