Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Open Rank Extension Educator 4-H Youth Development (Douglas/Sarpy Counties)
University or Organization :
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
State or Territory :
Nebraska
Application Deadline :
Dec 13, 2019
 
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Location :
Omaha, NE
Area, Department or Unit :
Eastern Nebraska Research & Extension - Northeast District
Full/Part Time :
Full-time
Salary :
Negotiable
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
Would you like to make a positive difference in young peoples lives? Do you have the drive to help us create engaging learning opportunities for youth and adult volunteers? Can you be a strong regional expert and develop focused learning experiences that inspire youth to be college and career ready along with other opportunities to help young people achieve their potential? University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension is an organization that values individuals who excel, adapt easily, exhibit passion for helping others, and are excellent communicators. As a member of the Nebraska Extension team you will collaborate with research and extension faculty who are leaders in their field. You will work with high performing teams to create and deliver world class, innovative learning experiences that empower Nebraskans to improve their lives around critical issues.We have an excellent opportunity for a full-time faculty position located in Omaha, Nebraska and serving Douglas and Sarpy Counties in Nebraska. The focus of this position will be 4-H Youth Development with an emphasis on career and college readiness programming, partnering with schools and community organizations for out of school time program delivery and reaching underserved audiences.Required Qualifications:Masters degree required; one degree in youth development, education, entrepreneurship, community development, or closely related field. Masters degree must be completed by start date.Successful experience teaching in a formal or non-formal setting.Demonstrated ability to communicate (i.e. publications, presentations, web, and social media).Experience working with individuals, coworkers, partnering organizations, and teams to accomplish individual and/or group goals, as evidenced by college, career, and/or community activities.Experience and demonstrated ability in working with youth and youth organizations, including understanding of positive youth development and youth program management.Preferred Qualifications:Experience in working with under-served audiences.Familiarity with college preparation and career readiness skills.Demonstrated experience in working as a team displaying strong leadership and organizational skills, and the ability to manage multiple projects.Review of applications will begin December 13, 2019. Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found or search is closed. Candidates must apply online at http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_190222. Click Apply for this job; or sign on and complete or review existing Information Form. You will be required to attach the following documents:- Cover Letter- Resume- List of three professional references- Transcripts (official or unofficial) or grade report listing courses taken, the institution where they were taken and final grade. Transcripts must be attached to the online application (as Other Document), attached to an email and sent to jmackin1@unl.edu, or faxed to 402-624-8010. Please make sure to black out your social security number before you send or upload your transcripts/grade report.As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
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ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education level :
Masters degree required; one degree in youth development, education, entrepreneurship, community development, or closely related field. Masters degree must be completed by start date.
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Travel Requirements:
Some travel is required. Must meet driver standards according to UNL policy and have a valid drivers license.
Other Requirements:
Criminal history background check will be conducted.

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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Jodi Mackin
Phone Number with Area Code :
4024690273
Application Instructions :
Candidates must apply online at http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_190222. Click Apply for this job; or sign on and complete or review existing Information Form. You will be required to attach the following documents:- Cover Letter- Resume- List of three professional references- Transcripts (official or unofficial) or grade report listing courses taken, the institution where they were taken and final grade. Transcripts must be attached to the online application (as Other Document), attached to an email and sent to jmackin1@unl.edu, or faxed to 402-624-8010. Please make sure to black out your social security number before you send or upload your transcripts/grade report.