Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Interim Family Living Educator (60%) Langlade County
University or Organization :
University of Wisconsin - Extension, Cooperative Extension
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Application Deadline :
Nov 15, 2016
Descriptive Job Title :
Langlade County Interim Family Living Educator - Associate Lecturer (60%)
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Location :
Langlade County Extension Office, 837 Clermont St., Antigo WI 54409
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None Stated
The Educator plans, implements, teaches and evaluates culturally relevant educational programs to meet identified needs and interests of county individuals, businesses, organizations, and communities. The Family Living Educator takes a scholarly approach in providing local leadership in support of efforts to strengthen the quality of family life, and to increase the abilities of families and communities to effectively manage change. Family Living Programs concentrate on Human Development and Family Relationships; Nutrition, Health and Food Safety; and Family Financial Security. The focus of the interim position is on Parenting Education, and Food Insecurity and Hunger Prevention.
Position Category:
Educator, Administration
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
The University of Wisconsin-Extension, Cooperative Extension has initiated a reorganization process, expected to continue into 2017, and possibly 2018. The position duties and accountabilities described in this position description are intended to ensure necessary program coverage during this time of transition and until reorganization occurs.
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Minimum education level :
- Bachelor degree
- Current content knowledge in the professional field of family and consumer sciences, such as human development, family studies, family relationships, nutrition or health
- Ability to plan, teach and deliver educational programs
-Ability to work at a community level and partner with others to address educational needs
- Knowledge and skills to effectively interact with people from different cultural backgrounds, including those associated with race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, socioeconomic status, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, and other aspects of human diversity
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1) APPLICATION DUE DATE: To receive full consideration, application materials must be received by November 15, 2016 and include all of the following (WHEN UPLOADING DOCUMENTS, PDF FORMAT IS PREFERRED):
a. COVER LETTER (up to two pages) in which you summarize how your qualifications meet those of the position. Please note that your response will be evaluated not only for content but for written communication skills as well. You are encouraged to refer to formal education, training, professional work history, volunteer work, research and any related life experiences in your response. Please follow the guidelines below to ensure your cover letter is as complete a summary of your qualifications as possible:
-Prepare a summary paragraph for each of the listed Minimum Qualifications.
-Include a paragraph that summarizes the knowledge, skills and abilities which you possess as particular strengths, beyond the minimum qualifications (see Best Qualified section).
-If an Initial Position Focus is specified on the first page of the position description, describe any relevant experience you have related to the Initial Position Focus.

b. PROFESSIONAL RESUME, including related education, professional work history and volunteer experience.

c. CONTACT INFORMATION FOR THREE (3) PROFESSIONAL WORK REFERENCES, including at least one person who has been your immediate supervisor. For each reference, please indicate the nature of your professional relationship and include the persons title, e-mail address and telephone number.

d. FINAL COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS for each of your degrees. Unofficial copies of final college transcripts are acceptable when applying for this position. Official final college transcripts are required upon hire.

Please upload only the materials requested above. Any documents, other than those requested, will be deleted from your application. Application materials that do not comply with these instructions are incomplete and will not be considered. Applications received after the application due date will be accepted through the conclusion of the initial application screening process.

The University will not reveal an applicants identity who has requested confidentiality during the application process, unless or until there is a public records request and he or she is the successful candidate. See Wis. Stat. Sec. 19.36(7)(b).

A criminal records review will be conducted prior to employment. Completed consent forms will be requested at the time of final interviews. In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, convictions and pending charges will be considered only as they relate to this position.

2) How to apply. Please submit application materials to Cooperative Extension Human Resource Development Office online using the URLs below. Once you are in the Candidate Gateway, please make sure to click on the Advanced Search link and enter 12482 into the Job Opening ID field.
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