Job Summary

Official Job Title :
MSU Extension Educator
University or Organization :
Michigan State University Extension
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Application Deadline :
Jul 18, 2019
Descriptive Job Title :
4-H Supervising and Staff Development Educator
Keywords separated by commas :
4-H, supervisor, development, extension, educator
Location :
Lapeer County, MI
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Full Time
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None Stated
In collaboration with the Children and Youth Institute Director and State Leader for Michigan 4-H Youth Development, this position is responsible for providing leadership for the initial training for newly hired 4-H Program Coordinators, as well as continuing education and development for existing 4- H Program Coordinators. This position will provide coaching, training and technical support to 4-H Program Coordinators in Bay, Genesee, Huron, Lapeer, Midland, St. Clair, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee and Tuscola counties. While the office location is negotiable, the Lapeer County MSU Extension office would provide a central location.As a program coach, advisor and supervisor for 4-H Youth Development Program Coordinators, this Educator collaborates with others, working with staff, faculty, specialists, District Directors and Extension Educators to help build skills of 4-H Program Coordinators needed to 1) design, implement and evaluate quality educational programs that provide opportunities for youth to develop life skills needed for success today and in the future; 2) recruit, train and manage volunteers who provide support for youth program participants; 3) build effective community partnerships; and 4) effectively manage risk and child safety issues in a variety of educational settings, ensuring that programming is available to diverse audiences of individuals and community groups, meets the needs of the clientele and is in alignment with the expectations set by Michigan State University, MSU Extension (MSUE), and the Children and Youth Institute (CYI).
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Minimum education level :
Master's degree required. However, candidates with a Bachelors degree from an accredited institution in a field of study related to education, human resources/staff development, youth development, experiential education or volunteerism 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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Contact :
Keri Rowley
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