Floater Teaching Assistant (Mt. Vernon)


Job title Floater Teaching Assistant (Mt. Vernon)
Reports to Vice President of Curriculum Development and Head Start

Family Services of Westchester (FSW) provides mental health and social services that strengthen and support families, children and individuals at every stage of their lives. With 50 innovative programs, FSW serves 30,000 individuals annually in Westchester County, New York, here to create hope, restore dignity and connect families with the resources to get back on track.

Founded in 1954, Family Services of Westchester is a private, nonprofit, non-sectarian social services agency.

FSW’s Head Start/Early Head Start is a federal government program that was created in 1965 to give preschool children from low-income families a “head start” on their readiness for elementary school.

The purpose of this position is to assist with implementing curriculum and activities that support development in all domains.


Family Services of Westchester is looking for full-time Floater for our Head Start Program.


STATUS:  Permanent/Full-time (44 Weeks Per Year)

SALARY:  $16.00/hour

SUPERVISED BY:  Vice President of Curriculum Development and Head Start


  • To implement Curriculum and activities that support development in all domains.
  • Attend Professional Development training.
  • Implement Assessment and Lesson Plans in accordance with New York State learning standards.
  • Provide recordkeeping and on-going monitoring.



  • High School Graduate



There are a variety of benefits to joining Family Services of Westchester, an organization with over 65 years of history impacting vulnerable communities. In addition to the opportunity to connect with and help thousands of residents in Westchester County, FSW offers its employees an inspiring, diverse and team-based work environment with comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and 403(b).

At FSW, we enjoy working in a collaborative, mission-driven environment and value the benefits of a diversified workplace that prioritizes our clients and the communities we serve. If you want to make a difference in the lives of thousands of people across the communities of Westchester, and if the position of Floater speaks to your capabilities, experience and commitment to social service, please complete the online application on Indeed.com and upload your resume. Qualified candidates will be contacted by phone and/or email.

To apply, please email resume to Joquene Hall Ramirez:  Joquene.HRamirez@fsw.org and Melissa Hernandez at Melissa.hernandez@fsw.org  and Lonay Harris at Lonay.Harris@fsw.org

Family Services of Westchester is an equal opportunity employer.