391 Western Avenue, Albany, New York :: (518) 242-4731

Job Openings at LaSalle School in Albany, NY

Welcome, and thank you for visiting LaSalle School; and for considering the possibility of employment opportunities with us. As a highly regarded, and nationally accredited provider of therapeutic and educational services with a 159-year commitment to youth and families in need, LaSalle’s devoted staff of just over 200 full-time and part-time employees are the building blocks of our agency. With over a third of our staff employed 10+ years with the agency, many of our employees find their careers to be extremely fulfilling and choose to make this a lifelong commitment.

LaSalle School is dedicated to fostering a cohesive environment that prides itself on ensuring employees’ advancement through training and development, competitive salaries, and a comprehensive benefits package.

Thank you for browsing our available positions below. At the bottom, you’ll find information on applying for any of our vacancies.

    Support Staff

    Clinical Staff

    Our highly credentialed team of clinicians provide state of the art, trauma informed, evidence based treatment services for youth and families along a continuum of care. Known for delivering comprehensive, effective, and well coordinated treatment services. LaSalle provides a terrific venue for individuals who are seeking opportunities to hone their skills and advance their careers in human services.

    Juvenile Reporting Family Center

    The purpose of the Juvenile Reporting and Family (JRFC) is to introduce at-risk adolescents to skills, activities, and opportunities; tap into their strengths and foster appropriate peer and adult relationships; and help them become successful members of their community. The LaSalle site serves males ages 13-16. This Alternative to Detention and Prevention program provides for Albany County youth known to probation, who live at home and attend local schools, a supervised, structured array of enrichment recreational activities during high-risk evening hours. The program is built upon the strategies of Positive Youth Development.

    Juvenile Reporting Family Center (JRFC)

  • The purpose of the Juvenile Reporting and Family Center (JRFC) is to introduce at-risk adolescents to skills, activities, and opportunities; tap into their strengths and foster appropriate peer and adult relationships; and help them become successful members of their community. The LaSalle site serves males ages 13-16. This Alternative to Detention and Prevention program provides for Albany County youth known to probation, who live at home and attend local schools, a supervised, structured array of enrichment recreational activities during high-risk evening hours. The program is built upon the strategies of Positive Youth Development.

  • Residential Living Staff

    Responsibilities include providing individual, family and group counseling services for residential students and their families; experience working with at-risk JD/PINS adolescents and their families, providing family counseling, support and linkages to natural and community based supports; experience working with a treatment and team based service system; knowledge of NYS OCFS Connections electronic record system.

    Education

    Math Teacher

  • LaSalle School, a Human Service agency in Albany, is seeking to hire a full time NYS Certified Math Teacher to work in our Educational Services Department to teach the Math curriculum to 9th – 12th graders. Our Educational Services are delivered in a NYS Certified Special Education setting. We are a trauma informed provider working with adolescent males placed by Family Court and/or their home school district’s Committee on Special Education. Our faculty are an important component of our Treatment Teams, and support the educational and therapeutic needs of our students.

    Mandatory Qualifications:
     NYS Teacher Certification in Math

    Desired Qualifications:
     Special Education Certification
     Experience in a teaching capacity

    LaSalle School offers an excellent benefits package, including fully paid health insurance for individuals and contributory for dependent coverage, dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, paid leave, credit union membership, employee assistance program, gym, pool and library facilities usage across the street). LaSalle provides a pleasant atmosphere that prides itself on ensuring employees’ advancement through training and development.

    To apply, send resume along with a cover letter to:
    LaSalle School
    Attn: James Meyer
    391 Western Avenue
    Albany, NY 12203
    Fax: (518) 242-4744

  • Special Education Teacher

  • LaSalle School, a Human Service agency in Albany, is seeking to hire a full time Special Education teacher with Students with Disabilities (7-12) – generalist certification to teach all core subjects in a self-contained classroom to work in our Educational Services Department. Our Educational Services are delivered in a NYS Certified Special Education setting. We are a trauma informed provider working with adolescent males placed by Family Court and/or their home school district’s Committee on Special Education. Our faculty are an important component of our Treatment Teams, and support the educational and therapeutic needs of our students.

    Mandatory Qualifications:
     NYS Generalist Certification to teach all core subjects (7-12)

    Desired Qualifications:
     Special Education Certification
     Experience in a teaching capacity
     Experience working in a self-contained classroom

    LaSalle School offers an excellent benefits package, including fully paid health insurance for individuals and contributory for dependent coverage, dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, paid leave, credit union membership, employee assistance program, gym, pool and library facilities usage across the street). LaSalle provides a pleasant atmosphere that prides itself on ensuring employees’ advancement through training and development.

    To apply, send resume along with a cover letter to:
    LaSalle School
    Attn: James Meyer
    391 Western Avenue
    Albany, NY 12203
    Fax: (518) 242-4744

  • Assistant Supervisor of Day Services

  • The Assistant Supervisor of the Day Service Educational Program under the direction of the Assistant Director of Educational Services for Curriculum and Instruction/ Day Services, assures the Day Service program meets the needs of students. They chair progress conferences and assure all pertinent staff, guardians and service providers are invited. They will keep all supporting service providers involved informed about the child’s progress. They supervise the Day Service Student Coordinator who is responsible for the Day Room and day to day student needs. They review referrals acquiring proper documentation prior to presenting to the Day Services Educational Program Supervisor. They set up intake meetings following up as needed. They participate in pre-placement interviews, and complete all admission documentation; assuring referrals receive prompt attention. They maintain a running log of referrals and their outcomes. The Assistant Supervisor of the Day Service Educational Program assures that the Day Service program incorporates all aspects of TCI, PBIS, ICMPs and that students are informed about these aspects of our program. They will implement truancy prevention strategies to support our youth attendance. They assure all Day Service students have access to all necessary supplies to fully participate in the educational program, including school uniforms. They work with the Day Service team and others to encourage parent/guardian involvement in scheduled parent support programs and other agency activities, through regular communication with them and as a part of planning those events. They assure school districts receive student updates and monthly attendance.

    General Responsibilities/Duties:
    • Oversees Day Service Student Coordinator and all Day Service Students
    • Conducts and assists with review, assessment and acceptance of Day Services referrals
    • Coordinates efforts with Residential Case Managers regarding student transitions from residential services to day services.
    • Attends all Day Service students LEA/CSE reviews
    • Assures supports and interventions are in place to minimize truancy and support student success
    • Works as member of the Day Services Educational Team
    • Additional duties as assigned by supervisor

    Qualifications – Required:
    • NYS Certification Special Education or Certification in Related Field
    • Working Knowledge of Education Regulations and Requirements
    • Strong commitment to support agency mission and philosophy

    Qualifications Desired:
    • Experience working with JH/HS student population
    • Experience with public school systems
    • Supervisory experience

    LaSalle School offers an excellent benefits package, including fully paid health insurance for individuals and contributory for dependent coverage, dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, paid leave, credit union membership, employee assistance program, gym, pool and library facilities usage across the street. LaSalle provides a pleasant atmosphere that prides itself on ensuring employees’ advancement through training and development.

  • Food Service

    Administrative

Apply online here or e-mail your resume to hr@lasalle-school.org. You may also fax your resume directly to hr@lasalle-school.org . You may also fax your resume directly to our Human Resources department at (518) 242-4744. If there is an available position and upon review your application meets the minimum qualifications, your application will be forwarded to the appropriate hiring manager. To apply in person, please visit our campus Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday between 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. We are conveniently located at 391 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203.