Leake and Watts is a leading social service agency dedicated to supporting children, adults and families. Working together, we create strong foundations for success. Our agency currently serves more than 11,000 individuals and their family members through 43 programs at 27 locations throughout the New York City area. In our Head Start, Early Head Start, Universal Pre-Kindergarten and Child Care programs, teachers and staff provide the guidance, stability and assistance that young children need to thrive, striving to inspire a love of learning. From play to structured lessons, our work with young children encourages them to actively question, explore and experiment while gaining a solid foundation for future success in and out of the classroom.
To provide instruction and supervision within a therapeutic classroom. To implement the philosophy of education as outlined in school policy. To be sensitive to the needs of a culturally diverse population.
Full-time, school calendar + summer programming
NYS certified special education teacher - Students with Disabilities (Birth Grade 2)
Masters Degree in special education
Two years early childhood special education teaching experience preferred