ALL ABOUT OUR COMPANY

All About Kids was founded by Cathy Grossfeld in 1988, later joined by her husband Michael who are both New York State licensed Speech-Language Pathologists and have over 60 years of combined experience in providing and administering services for children with developmental delays.

For over 30 years, All About Kids has provided evaluations, individual and group therapy services, consultations, and service coordination for children. All About Kids' comprehensive offering of services and programs addresses all facets of a child's development and allows for better team coordinated and individualized treatment. We provide early intervention, preschool, school age, and autism services privately as well as through the New York State public funded EI, CPSE, and District CSE programs including the NYCDOE. We are proud of our history of 30 years of outstanding program and fiscal audit reviews.

ALL ABOUT OUR MISSION

All About Kids is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of children and families who need our help by supporting early identification of a child's developmental needs and their access to quality services. Through intervention we facilitate individual growth and independence in the most natural and least restrictive environment.

ALL ABOUT OUR VISION

All About Kids sees a world where all children have access to intervention allowing them to live a full and rich life without restriction, where parents have access to the information and training they need to support their child's therapy and special education needs, and where disabilities, therapy, and special education can be openly discussed without stigma.

OVERVIEW

If you are looking for an exciting and challenging opportunity, in a growing & stable company that offers a friendly working environment, then this is the place for you! We have an immediate opening for a Teacher’s Assistant (TA) position for our office located in Queens, NY. This is a fast-paced environment and requires a high level of energy and the ability to multitask. The (TA) is responsible for directly working one to one with a student on their IFSP goals using Discreet Trial Teaching and following the class routine. This position assists with the implementation of the student’s goals and integrating the child in a social setting with peers. The TA takes direction directly from the classroom teacher using ABA strategies and techniques.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Assist in the planning and implementation of group and individual activities during each session
  • Follow ABA educational programs as designed by the group teacher
  • Follow assigned schedule working as 1:1 or 1:2
  • Collect and graph data daily
  • Participate in meetings and training's
  • Assist in the set up and clean up for each group session
  • Clean used and unused material daily
  • Interact with family members, caregivers, and outside providers
  • Assist in writing daily log notes
  • Be punctual, professional, and organized
  • Follow directions of teacher and work as a team

Competencies

  1. Ability to multi-task and work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  2. Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills
  3. Nurturing and calm

Physical Demands & Travel Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. It is a requirement of this position to lift document files and other objects up to 20 lbs

Education and Experience

  1. High school diploma
  2. Working with children under the age of 3

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

AAP/EEO Statement

All About Kids is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment in decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO