Child Care Center Substitutes and Part-Time Aides

Hours Monday – Friday between 7:00 am to 5:00 pm. (substitutes on a call-in basis)

Responsibilities: Aiding in the care and supervision of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. Aiding in the implementation of daily activities, and maintaining a safe and healthy environment.

Qualifications: Minimum High School diploma. Child care experience preferred.

Now accepting applications at the YWCA (14 Clayton Ave., Cortland) and Here We Grow Child Care Center (16 Miller St., Cortland). Applications are available online and at YWCA front desk. Please send them to the attention of the Child Care program.


School-Age Before & After School Program Leaders and Assistants
Programs are located at local elementary schools around the County. Hours depend on the site (typically am before school 6:45 am to 8:00/8:30 am and then after school 2:45/3:00 pm to 6:00 pm).

Responsibilities: Supervising children in the before and after school programs, maintaining a safe, recreational environment, implementing activities, and completing required paperwork in an NYS OCFS licensed program.

Qualifications: Associates Degree in recreation or related field or minimum CDA or 9 credits in recreation or education or High School diploma with 2 years experience working with children. Previous experience working with children and CPR and First Aid certification preferred.

Send resume or completed employment application. Applications are available online and at YWCA front desk.