Employment Opportunities

Part-Time Aide

We are looking for compassionate, energetic and flexible individuals experienced in working with special needs children, to assist students in a variety of educational / life skills programming. Part time hours available between 8am and 3 p.m. Monday - Friday.
Compensation based on experience.
Send resume or inquiries to ccrane@ottospecht. org or  j.rodriguez@ottospecht.org

part-time Speech Language Pathologist

We are looking for an experienced, licensed pediatric speech-language pathologist to join our team providing center-based services to a diverse population of children, from kindergarten age to 21 years of age. Our students may exhibit speech and language delays, language disorders, apraxia, and autism spectrum disorders to name a few. We work with our students from educational and developmental models based primarily on the Waldorf philosophy. Treatment approaches include language stimulation through play-based social interaction, use of verbal words as well as signs, gestures, pictures/low tech AAC.

 Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Promote optimal function and engagement in meaningful activities for individuals and in small groups.

  • Provide speech and language therapy/evaluations for language, auditory processing disorder, and articulation

  • Utilize behavior management techniques

  • Write progress reports

  • Consult and collaborate with parents, school teachers, and fellow colleagues in order to address goals and objectives as indicated in each student’s educational plan.

  • In compliance with state and local requirements, each therapist will be responsible for maintaining appropriate documentation regarding student services and subsequent needs


  • Master's Degree in Speech and Language Pathology or Communicative Disorders

  • New York State licensure in Speech and Language Pathology


Shiri Reuveni-Ullrich, SLP Sreuveni-ullrich@ottospecht.org  (646) 541-4595

It is the policy of The Otto Specht School to provide equal opportunity for employment and advancement to qualified individuals with regard to all terms and conditions of employment. OSS complies with local, state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, political affiliation, disability, veteran status, age, or any other status protected by local, state or federal law.