Opportunities

staff 2019

If you have a passion for encouraging young children’s development through play and nurturing activities, Bornhava is the place for you!

Bornhava has great career opportunities for enthusiastic, conscientious and creative professionals.  We offer a fulfilling work environment where play is so important to our children’s growth.  Bornhava is a friendly place where we care about our children’s needs and provide skilled professional services. Bornhava offers a nurturing environment, benefits, PTO and pension.

JOB OPENINGS

Occupational Therapist - Full Time

Bornhava is seeking a Full Time Occupational Therapist for the center-based and integrated classrooms.  The Occupational Therapist works as an integral part of the team in planning and implementing strategies and activities to meet an individual child’s needs as outlined in his/her Individualized Education Plan.  This position requires skills and experience in evaluating children birth to five years of age to determine eligibility for services, levels of functioning and progress toward goals.  Applicant must have a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy and must be a Licensed Occupational Therapist with 2-years’ experience in a special education preschool.

Speech Language Pathologist - Full Time

Bornhava is seeking a Full Time Speech Language Pathologist. The Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) is responsible to plan and implement a program to facilitate speech/language development of children, birth to 5 years and work collaboratively in a classroom team environment. SLP will provide speech-language therapy as outlined in the child’s Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) or Individualized Education Plan (IEP), communicate regularly with family and consult with classroom team to develop an ongoing environment for language learning. Functions include: providing therapy, on-line record keeping, report writing, participation in team meeting.

NYS Licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist, and NYS Certification as a Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped or as a Teacher of Speech students with Language Disabilities (TSSLD).

Previous experience working with pediatrics is desirable. Ability to relate well to others and work cooperatively is necessary.

1:1 Aide - Part Time

Bornhava is seeking part-time 1:1 teacher aides for children ages 1-3 years.  The 1:1 Teacher Aide assists in implementing the specific educational plan for the assigned child.  The teacher aide helps the child to increase his/her independence, adjust to new situations, and prepare them for new areas of learning. Experience and/or interest in working with toddlers and preschool children who have special needs isrequired.  Ability to relate well to other and work cooperatively is necessary.

Teacher Aide - 8:1:3 Classroom

Bornhava is seeking a Full Time Teacher Aide for an 8:1:3 classroom. The Teacher Aide is responsible for assisting the classroom teacher in planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating all aspects of each educational program for children with special needs. Experience and/or interest in working with preschool children who have special needs is required.  Ability to relate well to other and work cooperatively is necessary.

Substitute Teacher Aide - Part Time

Bornhava is seeking substitute teacher aides full-time and part-time available.  The position is responsible for assisting in implementing the specific educational plan for the assigned student. The teacher aide assists the child in increasing his/her independence, adjusting to new situations, and preparing them for new areas of learning. Experience and/or interest in working with toddlers and preschool children who have special needs is required.  The substitute may travel to our various locations. Ability to relate well to other and work cooperatively is necessary.

Floating Teacher Aide - Full Time

Bornhava is seeking a Full Time Floating Teacher Aide to assist at all Bornhava sites. The position is responsible for assisting the classroom teacher in planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating all aspects of each educational program for children with special needs. Experience and/or interest in working with preschool children who have special needs is required.  Ability to relate well to other and work cooperatively is necessary. Reliable transportation to travel to other Bornhava sites

Volunteer Opportunities

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