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YWCA Central Massachusetts Substitute Aide - Worcester in Worcester, Massachusetts

Substitute Aide - Worcester

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Job Location

YWCA Central Massachusetts - Worcester, MA

Position Type

Per Diem

Education Level

High School

Salary Range

$15.00 - $15.00 Hourly

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Substitute Aides fill in on an as needed basis. Hours will vary.

As a Substitute Aide you will assist in managing the ongoing programming in assigned classroom(s) in a professional and confidential manner and in a way which incorporates the developmental/culturally sensitive philosophy of the Center to ensure the highest quality of care, as well as compliance with NAEYC standards, DEEC/ QRIS requirements, and health and safety regulations.


• Assist in implementing a curriculum and maintaining an environment where children can learn and grow at their own pace, interact comfortably with adults, and have the opportunity to participate in individual and group (small and large) activities.

• Supervise children in play and structured activities.

• Maintain teacher/student ratios at all times.

• Maintain a safe and clean environment for children; performing light housekeeping duties as needed.

• Greet parents daily; communicate information only as requested by supervisor.

• Ability to follow direction from classroom teacher and communicate any out of ordinary information regarding the children to the classroom teacher.

• Ability to relate with co-workers and parents in cooperative/positive manner.

• Perform other duties as requested and tasks as assigned by supervisor.


  • Minimum 18 years of age

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to work with families and children of diverse cultural backgrounds

  • Successful completion of all required trainings