Early Childhood Educator - Yaphank, NY

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Prepare and assist with Early Childhood Programs including Little Farmers Preschool and Learn and Play. Assist with festivals and special events. Assist with day-to-day operations of Farm Education programs. Prepare and present all programs offered in the most current “Field Trips and Outreaches” brochure, both on farm and in schools, libraries, and other community settings.

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood, Animal Science, Agriculture, Environmental Science, Education, or other related field, or High School Diploma and 2 years volunteer or work experience.
  • One year of paid or volunteer experience working with children and/or the public.
  • Ability to learn how to drive a tractor, van and horse trailer and truck and livestock trailer.
  • Ability to lift 10-20 pounds unassisted.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards, if required.
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood, Animal Science, Agriculture, Environmental Science, Education, or other related field. Additional education and training in the field of education. Additional education in the areas of agriculture, animal sciences, natural sciences, human development and consumer sciences. Additional teaching experience related to educational areas listed above. Experience teaching subjects related to agriculture, animal sciences, natural sciences, human development and consumer sciences.

POSITION DETAILS:

Salary: $17.85per hour (0-20 hours/week)

Schedule: NON-EXEMPT – TEMP

No relocation or VISA Sponsorship available

HOW TO APPLY:

Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until a qualified pool of candidates is obtained.

Applicants need to:

Attach/upload a resume to the online application in either Microsoft Word or PDF format. Attach/upload a cover letter to the online application in either Microsoft Word or PDF format. Attach/upload contacts info for three references to the online application in either Microsoft Word or PDF format.

In the "Experience" section of your application, use the Paperclip icon to search for file(s) or use the "Drop Files Here" box to manually drag document(s) into your application. Once the application is submitted, you will not be able to change your submission or add attachments.

External Applicants: (including current employees of other Cornell Cooperative Extension Associations), please refer to the Applying for a Job (External Candidate) document for additional guidance.

Internal Applicants: Current employees of the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association indicated in this job posting are considered internal applicants; please refer to the Applying for a Job (Internal Candidate) document for additional guidance.

The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform their essential functions. If you require an accommodation to participate in the selection process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County Human Resources at (631) 727-7850 or via email at HR-CCESuffolk@cornell.edu

Last updated June 14, 2024