Job Summary

Official Job Title :
MSU Extension Educator
University or Organization :
Michigan State University Extension
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Application Deadline :
Apr 08, 2019
Descriptive Job Title :
HNI Supervising & Staff Development Educator
Keywords separated by commas :
health, nutrition, development, educator, extension
Location :
Saginaw County
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Full/Part Time :
Full Time
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Start Date:
None Stated
In collaboration with the Health and Nutrition Institute (HNI) Director and Associate Director, this position is responsible for providing leadership to MSU Extension Nutrition and Physical Activity (NPA) program and paraprofessional staff in counties within Districts 9 and 10, including Bay, Genesee, Midland, Saginaw, Shiawassee, Huron, Lapeer, Sanilac, St. Clair, and Tuscola, by providing coaching, training and technical support to staff in their programming efforts. This position is also responsible for the initial onboarding of new paraprofessional staff and continuing education and development for existing paraprofessional staff. As a supervisor and staff development educator, this position ensures that the needs and goals of the Health and Nutrition Institute and grantors are being met through support and management of the programming staff; works with staff, specialists, and District Directors to ensure that programming with individuals and community groups meets the needs of the clientele and is in alignment with funder and/or Institute expectations; guides staff as they implement and evaluate programming efforts; ensures dissemination of research-based curricula and information; and, serves as an informational resource for Extension personnel and clientele.
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Minimum education level :
Masters degree required. Candidates with a Bachelors degree from an accredited institution in a field of study related to human resources/staff development and/or management, nutrition, or health promotion are invited to apply with the understanding that completion of a masters degree will be required within a specified time frame, in a related field, after employment.
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Other Requirements:
3-years experience in Extension program delivery or demonstrated ability and skill in educational program planning, implementation and evaluation (relevant experience acquired within the last 5-years preferred).


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Contact :
Keri Rowley
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Application Instructions :
Visit Applicants are asked to provide a current resume, cover letter and four (4) professional references including email addresses.