Job Opportunities

We are happy to post employment opportunities for other organizations within the field of early childhood. Please check periodically for new postings. Each posting will be listed for 60 days. Please contact to place an employment posting here.


Child Care Council of Suffolk is Now Hiring:

 Join a dedicated and experienced team of early childhood professionals & advocates!


The Child Care Council of Suffolk, Inc. is one of the leading early childhood organizations in the state – supporting more than 800 licensed child care and Pre-K programs in Suffolk County.  Our knowledgeable staff work directly with child care programs, educators and parents to ensure that every child has equitable access to high-quality early learning opportunities.


We offer generous vacation, personal time and sick time, plus two mental health days each year. Our culture is positive and flexible with a focus on supporting our employees and recognizing the importance of supporting a healthy work/life balance. 


 Position Title: Registration Assistant

As a Registration Assistant you will be part of a team-oriented work environment that values individual team members’ contributions, appreciation for diversity and confidentiality standards of the agency.

Job Overview:

The Registration Assistant is responsible for processing the comprehensive background checks (CBC) for staff working in Family Day Care (FDC) and School-Age Child Care (SACC) programs, and assisting with regulatory responsibilities.   

 General Skill Requirements: 

Our team is looking for someone who is organized, detail oriented and able to multi-task. The Registration Assistant needs to be very comfortable with technology and using different databases. This position requires someone who can work as part of a team, and is reliable to meet deadlines and follow up on required tasks.  This position needs someone with the ability to independently work in field and in the office.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Retrieve and enter data related to the NYS Comprehensive Background Check (CBC) process 
  • Assist with administrative duties related the Child Care Facility System and Facility Management System to process comprehensive background checks  
  • Support Registrars with program site inspections, reports and follow up for the registration of Family Day Care and School Age Child Care Programs with the required time frames 
  • Conduct intakes and assist with day care related compliant investigations 
  • Prepare and review for completeness and accuracy of application renewal within the specified time frames required by OCFS 
  • Provide technical assistance to providers during site visits, via telephone and/or during new provider orientation meetings 
  • Collaborate with other departments at the Child Care Council to provide comprehensive resources to childcare providers  
  • Assist with other duties as assigned by the department director  

 Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Detail oriented with strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Valid New York State Driver’s License  
  • Ability to travel throughout Suffolk County  
  • Ability to multi-task and problem solve and meet goals and deadlines 
  • Work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.  
  • Ability to apply customer service skills, representing the Child Care Council in a positive way 
  • Ability to travel for professional development as needed  
  • Strong technology skills and ability to learn new systems quickly  
  • Bilingual Spanish proficiency preferred 
  • Commitment to the mission of the Child Care Council of Suffolk and desire to work with individuals from all of the different communities in Suffolk County.

 Salary Range: $43,500 - $50,000




HEAD START -Job openings effective July 16th – July 25th, 2024 

FT Teacher Assistant $18.00 - $18.50 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Amityville, Bay Shore

Teacher Aide $16.40 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Wyandanch

Family Advocate $19.50 - $24.01 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Riverhead

Nutrition Specialist $24.82 - $31.00 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Central Administration

Disabilities Specialist $24.82 - $31.00 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Central Administration

Speech Consultant - $55.00 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Central Administration

Disabilities Consultant - $55.00 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Central Administration


FT Teacher I $20.75 - $25.24

Long Island Head Start – Medford

FT Teacher II $18.54 - $20.59 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Islip EHS

Family Educator $18.57 - $27.13 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Islip EHS


EHS-CCP Mental Health Consultant - $55.00 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Central Administration

EHS-CCP Infant/Toddler Services Worker - $27.00 - $31.25 per hour

Long Island Head Start – Central Administration

Email Resume: or fax 631-758-2953



Immediate position is available at Montessori Preschool in Mount Sinai. We are in search of a full-time Assistant who is caring, willing to learn the Montessori method, respectful, and a team player. The ideal candidate must have at least an Associate's degree in Early Childhood Education, a CDA, or at least 2 years of experience with 2-5-year-olds. Additionally, candidates should be willing to obtain a Montessori Assistant Diploma. We are looking for creative individuals to assist with our 2-5-year-old program in our beautiful Montessori environment. Salary will be based on experience and education.

Our school follows the district calendar for holidays and vacations.



Small private center in Smithtown is hiring a Director   -Center hours are 7:00-5:30  -Must meet the education requirements by OCFS

-Have lead teacher and supervisory experience  -Salaried position - Full time (not less than 42 hours a week)  -PTO/Paid Holidays

Sign on bonus structured into first 6 months  -Please send a resume and salary requirements to:




Join the early childhood team at Stony Brook Child Care!

  631-632-6930 Salary $33,742

Preschool Teacher

Infant Toddler Teacher

Check out our excellent benefits (PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, employer contributed retirement...)   Under Open Enrollment click on "Benefits Bulletin"