Employment Opportunities

Ag Awareness Educator and North Wind Program Director

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Deadline to Apply Aug 5th

This position will serve as a 4-H Ag Awareness Educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of St. Lawrence County and will provide comprehensive 4-H Agricultural Youth Development opportunities for youth groups at the Extension Learning Farm; including, but not limited to school visits (K-12 grades) and the North Wind Afterschool and Farm Day Camp Programs (K-6th grades). The position will serve as Program Director for the North Wind Afterschool and Farm Day Camp Programs and be responsible for supervision of staff and volunteers in the absence of the Director. This position will use established 4-H curriculum and activities in the areas of agriculture and animal science; environmental science and natural resources; science, technology engineering, and math (STEM); healthy life styles and food systems; as well as a variety of other 4-H related topics. This position will work closely with the 4-H Youth and Family Team Leader, North Wind Afterschool and Farm Day Camp Director, and Association program staff to deliver a highly effective 4-H Agriculture Awareness Program which addresses the needs of local youth while employing the most current educational resources available.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent Education (Associate’s Degree and 2 years of transferrable program/functional experience).
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Valid New York State Driver’s License and the ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (DMV and criminal background checks).
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (After-School Checks –Grant Based).
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.

All applicants must apply online by close of day on August 5, 2019 to be considered for this position. All applicants must complete an application online, which includes: cover letter, resume and three (3) references.


Parishville-Hopkinton "4-H All Paws" Afterschool Educators

13 positions open

This position will serve as an After-School Program Educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of St. Lawrence County in support of the Empire State After-School Program and will provide comprehensive 4-H youth development opportunities for youth in grades K-12 in the Parishville-Hopkinton Central School District. This position will provide established guidance and direction for program participants and after-school activities, including club and life skills, as well as assisting the collaborating teachers during the academic study portion of the program. This position will provide instruction utilizing established 4-H curriculum in the areas of environmental science and natural resources, science, technology engineering, art and math (STEAM).This position will utilize existing program resources and materials in program work, assist in the creation of program lesson plans, utilize a variety of delivery methods and assist in delivering established innovative educational programs as assigned. This position will also provide staffing and/or programming coverage, as needed, for other Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of St. Lawrence County After-School Programs.

Required Qualifications:

Specify required minimum equivalency for education, experience, skills, information systems knowledge, etc.

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent education (GED/High School Diploma and 1 year transferrable/program experience).
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Valid NYS Driver’s License and the ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (DMV and criminal background checks).
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (After-School Checks – Grant Based).
  • Ability to meet all School Age Child Care (SACC) and Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) licensing requirements (i.e. Tuberculosis Test, physical exam, training requirements).
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate. 

Hours: Monday to Friday from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Position runs through the 2019-20 School year, a 10-month position

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br426@cornell.edu
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Last updated July 12, 2019