Special Educator Jobs in Manhattan - Achieve Beyond

Special Education Teacher (Manhattan)

Manhattan, NY

We are seeking a dedicated Special Educator to join our New York City team. As a Special Education provider in NYC, you can work in your borough of choice as we have positions available in Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx, and Staten Island. In this role as a Special Education teacher, you will have the opportunity to apply the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis, ABA. Training provided! View this exciting job and come join our team!

Manhattan Locations

Special Educator positions throughout the Five Boroughs of New York City

Come join a team of passionate therapists providing excellent pediatric therapy to children throughout the United States! Achieve Beyond was founded in 1995 and is continuously growing to meet the needs of developmentally disabled children through our ABA, speech, occupational, and physical therapy services. We currently offer our services in the entire metro New York area (including the five boroughs of NYC, Hudson Valley and Long Island) and Albany, New Jersey, Connecticut, California (greater Los Angeles area, San Diego, and Orange County), Delaware, and the Virginia/ Maryland/ DC area. We specialize in conducting initial evaluations and providing ongoing services in home, community and clinic settings. Achieve Beyond is centered on our culture of collaboration and support to ensure our services are of the highest quality and adhere to our strong ethical standards.

New York City, NY
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  • Flexible part time working schedules
  • Full practice management – Training and use of our paperless billing and data collection system
  • 24/7 online learning platform for clinical workshops and trainings
  • Dedicated team of clinical supervisors and administrative staff to provide constant support
  • Financial educational assistance program for select candidates
  • Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences
  • Benefits package available: medical, dental, vision insurances, 401k and 401k with matching (based on caseload)
Job Responsibilities:
  • Under the supervision of an ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) Clinical Supervisor, provide special education instruction to children with autism and other developmental delays, age zero to three.
  • Utilize methodologies such as discrete trials and behavior reinforcers to improve the child’s social, communication, and cognitive abilities.
  • Plan curriculum, prepare lessons and other instructional materials.
  • Develop and implement individualized plans to meet the child’s specific needs, interests and abilities.
  • Collaborate with parents and multidisciplinary team of special educators, psychologists, and therapists to define appropriate goals and program activities.
  • Train parents in activities and techniques to continue working with the child throughout the week.
  • Prepare written reports and document the child’s progress toward meeting established objectives.
  • Participate in parent conferences, case conferences and Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) meetings.
Special Educator Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in Speech Language Pathology or a closely related field;
  • NYS Students with Speech and Language Disabilities (TSLD) or New York Speech & Hearing Handicapped (TSHH) teaching certificate.
  • Provide services to children in their homes in the Bronx borough of New York, NY
Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to travel to and from assigned cases including but not limited to driving personal vehicle, walking, and/or use of public transportation such as a bus or train.
  • The ability to climb and descend staircases
  • The ability to lift 10 pounds regularly
  • The ability to sit on the floor, kneel, and/ or crawl for extended periods


Compensation depends on experience and will be discussed during the interview process.

This job description is subject to change at any time.

Achieve Beyond provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type regarding race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, caregiver status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. If you are an individual with a disability requesting an accommodation for the application process, please contact us for assistance.