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 Please e-mail application, cover letter and resume to:

employment@ywca-neny.org or kfernandez@ywca-neny.org

Human Resource Director. Or mail to:


YWCA North Eastern NY
Kathy Fernandez
ATTN: YWCA Employment
44 Washington Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12305




Community Outreach Specialist (ENCORE)

Objective:  To provide current information and outreach services about breast health/cancer screenings. Program is designed to reach underserved Latina and African American women in Schenectady and Montgomery counties. Must have reliable transportation.


  1. Coordinate outreach to colleges, churches and other agencies to offer the program.
  2. Attend health fairs and other public forums to promote the program.
  3. Arrange for small group presentations in both counties through various venues.
  4. Promote other programs of the YWCA as appropriate.
  5. Record and track data for grant. Assist with grant renewal process.
  6. Prepare monthly reports.
  7. Order materials and maintain supplies.

Qualifications:  High school diploma or GED, college courses or degree in public health, nursing, human services or related field preferred. Must have basic computer skills; excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to relate well to a diverse population. Prior experience conducting workshops or training preferred. Must be self-directed, organized, with excellent follow-through.

Accountable To:  Youth & Family Services Director

Hours:  Part-time (10 hours per week) with flexible schedule. May include occasional weekend or weeknight outreach.

Application Deadline:  Open until filled.


Fitness Coordinator (part time)

Objective:  To provide oversight of the Fitness program at the YWCA Northeastern NY.


  1. Coordinate and schedule fitness classes.
  2. Maintain communication with fitness instructors and outside contracted instructors.
  3. Maintain the health and safety of participants.
  4. Communicate YWCA information to participants when requested.
  5. Possess and maintain current fitness certifications, including SilverSneakers.
  6. Possess current CPR and First-Aid certifications.
  7. Work as a team member with all staff.
  8. Cover classes as needed.
  9. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:  Possess certification from a national fitness agency. Minimum High School diploma or GED. At least two years’ experience with successful group instruction with diverse populations. Must possess excellent customer service skills.

Accountable To:  Youth & Family Services Director

Hours:  Weekdays, 9:30 – 11:30 am with flexibility

Application Deadline:  Open until filled.


Substitute Teacher (July 10 – August 31, 2017)

Objective:  Responsible for providing classroom oversight and instruction to children in the YWCA Northeastern NY Early Learning Centers. Provides professional leadership in a membership organization.                     


  1. Plan educational activities and carry out curriculum goals and objectives.
  2. Supervise children and classroom assistants.
  3. Follow the daily schedule.
  4. Work as a team member with all staff.
  5. Flexible work schedule.
  6. Adhere to the NYSOCFS child care regulations.
  7. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:  Minimum CDA or AAS Early Childhood Education; at least one year experience in a childcare center preferred. First Aid and CPR certified. Medication Administrative Training preferred.

Accountable To:  Youth & Family Services Director

Hours:  Monday – Fridays – full time

Application Deadline:  Open until filled.