Afterschool Program Educator

This 10-month position will serve as an After School Program Educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County and will provide comprehensive 4-H youth development opportunities for youth in grades K-6 at the Extension Learning Farm of St. Lawrence County. This position will provide established guidance and direction for program participants and after-school activities, including club and life skills, as well as assisting youth during the academic study portion of the program. This position will provide instruction utilizing established 4-H curriculum in the areas of agriculture, environmental science and natural resources, science, technology engineering, and math (STEM). 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.

**All applicants must apply by the close of day on January 17, 2024 to be considered for this position. All applicants must submit a complete application, which includes: cover letter, resume and three (3) references to


This position is a part-time, non-exempt position, 17.5 hours per week.


Required Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent education (GED/High School Diploma and 1 year transferrable/program experience).
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position, including valid NYS driver’s license.
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity of subject matter appropriate to area of programming (4-H Youth Development and Agriculture).
  • Demonstrated initiative, reliability and dependability.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize, implement, and teach informal educational programs.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively through oral, written and visual means.
  • Demonstrated ability to utilize computer technologies for educational and communication purposes.
  • Demonstrated ability to participate in professional team efforts.


Badra Rouhi
Finance & Personnel Manager
315-379-9192 ext 225

Last updated December 20, 2023