Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Agriculture Extension Specialist
University or Organization :
UK Cooperative Extension
State or Territory :
Kentucky
Application Deadline :
May 31, 2017
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Extension Specialist for Substance Abuse
Keywords separated by commas :
Extension, Specialist, Lexington, University of Kentucky
Location :
Lexington, Kentucky
Area, Department or Unit :
Family & Consumer Sciences Extension within the School of Human Environmental Sciences and College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
$47,819 - $78,874/year
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
Family & Consumer Sciences Extension within the School of Human Environmental Sciences and College of Agriculture, Food and Environment is seeking an Agriculture Extension Specialist who will support the development of instructional resources aimed at substance abuse issues across the Commonwealth. The primary responsibilities of this position include: program development, implementation and evaluation related to substance abuse; leadership, consultation, and training of extension field staff; grant writing, impact research; and, publishing. This position is contingent upon continued funding.
Position Category:
Staff
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Do applicants need to have a driver’s license or be able to provide alternate transportation
to carry out the functions
of this job? :
yes

ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education level :
MS
Years of experience :
Minimum two years of successful experience working with addictions, counseling, demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations, and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Travel Requirements:
Other Requirements:
Doctorate preferred. Have working knowledge of: DSM criteria; community resources in Kentucky; and, counseling and treatment techniques and methods.License as a Professional Counselor, Social Work, or Psychologist preferred.Drivers license preferred.

LINKS

Application URL:
This is the link to the official application website.
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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Darlene Tipton
Phone Number with Area Code :
(859) 257-3877
Application Instructions :
Required Documents 1. Resume 2. Cover Letter