Kinship Caregiver Program Asst Suffolk Co

Kinship Caregiver Program Assistant Position Available

The Kinship Caregiver Program Assistant is needed for Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Suffolk County Community Education Division, and the position is based in the Long Island Region. The Kinship Caregiver Program Assistant needs to be organized, with the ability to coordinate and engage families in activities. And work closely with Program Coordinator.

Flexible working hours include evenings and weekends.

Job Title:Kinship Caregiver Program Assistant

Salary:$20.00 per hour, 0-20 hours per week

Other:The position is a part-time, temporary employment

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating family engagement activities for kinship caregivers in Nassau and Suffolk Counties
  • Maintaining records on program attendees
  • Facilitating children’s support groups
  • Work closely with Program Coordinator


  • High School diploma or equivalency and six months of volunteer or work experience
  • Ability to work with young children
  • Must be friendly, creative, and playful
  • Bilingual is helpful
  • Ability to understand and implement written and oral instruction
  • Must be reliable and able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Ability to complete any given task in an efficient and timely manner
  • Attention to detail and good observational skills
  • Ability to meet the travel requirements associated with the position
  • Bilingual is helpful

Closing Date: Until the position is filled

Download the Temporary Employment Application at

Send application, cover letter, and resume to:

Contact:Dinah Torres Castro

423 Griffing Avenue, Ste 100

Riverhead, NY 11901


Last updated March 23, 2023