Teaching Position

Summary of School:  

Cleary School for the Deaf services students who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, blind and severely disabled.  Cleary provides a nurturing environment where the individual needs of students are identified and addressed by an entire team  Cleary students are located in numerous locations, Nesconset, East Islip Schools—Connetquot Elementary School, East Islip Middle School, and East Islip High School.  The staff and students of this historical resource center for deafness is committed to the ongoing development to provide a safe and secure environment in which students are physically secure, emotionally supported and treated as individual learners with unique needs.  Our population of students range from birth to 21 years old.

POSITION: Full-Time Teacher


  • Valid New York State Teacher Certification
  • Earned Master’s Degree from an accredited program
  • Evidence of in-depth knowledge of Deaf Culture and deafness
  • Fluent in ASL and written English

REPORTS TO: Cleary School Administrators


  • 10 month position 
  • Strong possibility of a 6-week summer position


  • Create instructional resources for use in the classroom.
  • Plan, prepare, and deliver instructional activities
  • Create positive educational climate for students to learn and thrive in
  • Participate in ongoing training sessions and implement strategies in class
  • Create lesson plans and modify accordingly throughout the year
  • Implement a data driven instructional model to both enhance instruction and gauge program effectiveness.

If interested, submit a resume and cover letter ASAP to:

Please submit your resume via email to: deniseb@clearyschool.org or via Fax: 631-588-0530 or regular Mail:  301 Smithtown Blvd., Nesconset, NY  11767 Attn: Denise Boeckel

Applications accepted all year

  • Substitute Teachers (All Buildings, appropriate certifications required)
  • Substitute Teaching Assistants (All Buildings, appropriate certifications required))
  • Substitute Custodians 

Send letters of interest, cover letter and resume to: 

Email:  jobs@clearyschool.org 

In the subject line write, as applicable: 

Substitute Teacher, Substitute Teaching Assistant, or  Substitute Custodian

Cleary School Job Application