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Please e-mail application, cover letter and resume to Kathy Fernandez, Human Resource Director:

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

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YWCA NorthEastern NY
Kathy Fernandez

ATTN: YWCA Employment
44 Washington Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12305

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Assistant Teacher
Domestic Violence Shelter Case Manager

Assistant Teacher

Objective:  To assist with classroom responsibilities in the Early Learning Centers of the YWCA at SCCC and Washington Ave. sites.
Key Responsibilities:

  1. Supervise children
  2. Follow the daily schedule
  3. Assist with planning educational activities
  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


  1. High school diploma or a GED
  2. Two years’ experience working with Preschool children
  3. CDA preferred, but not required
  4. Medication Administration Training (MAT), First Aid, CPR certified preferred

Accountable To:  Early Learning Center Director

HoursMonday through Friday, 7:30 am – 5:30 pm; some flexibility

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Domestic Violence Shelter Case Manager

ObjectiveThe DV Shelter Case Manager performs intakes with clients, completes assessments, and works with clients to develop action plans. The DV Shelter Case Manager works with clients to access appropriate referral services and does follow-up. 

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Provide services as required by the YWCA NorthEastern NY’s Mission and as required by funding sources.
  2. Deliver intake, statistical reporting and program responsibilities
  3. Develop action plans for clients in cooperation with advocates and counselors
  4. Have a working knowledge of the legal and social service systems
  5. Provide information, support, assurance and guidance to clients
  6. Maintain client files and other records necessary for shelter operations
  7. Document and submit reports as needed

Qualifications:  Associate’s degree in human services, sociology or related field; and/or applicable experience in social services, women’s housing or domestic violence; clean driver’s license and car available for use during work hours.

Accountable To:  DV Shelter Coordinator

HoursFull-time, Evening 3:00 – 11:00 pm

Application Deadline: Open until filled.