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  • Extension Faculty --Madison County Family Consumer Sciences
    Eastern District
    University of Idaho


    [b]University of Idaho

    Extension Faculty --Madison County Family Consumer Sciences[/b][/center]

    [b]Location:[/b] Off Campus Location - Rexburg, Madison County

    [b]Division/College:[/b] Col of Agricultural & Life Sciences

    [b]Employee Category:[/b] Faculty

    [b]Pay Range:[/b] $43,000 - $48,000 + County Chair Stipend

    [b]Full/Part Time:[/b] Full Time

    [b]Position Summary:[/b]

    The Educator will provide leadership, instruction and support in Family Consumer Sciences (FCS) and 4-H Youth Development educational programs for Madison County, Eastern District, and state programs.

    [b]Minimum Qualifications:[/b]

    *Masters degree from an accredited institution in a field of study related to Family and Consumer Sciences (Consumer Economics focus), Personal Finance, Extension Education, Adult Education or a closely related discipline (the required degree must be completed by the date of hire.)

    *Ability to organize and work with people.

    *Computer literacy and good written and verbal communication skills.

    *Ability to teach and lead group problem-solving and decision-making.

    *Competence in using technology for program delivery, record keeping and reporting, and team-based communications.

    *Ability to provide organizational structure and support for a variety of individuals and groups.

    *Ability to recruit, teach, organize, and manage volunteer groups.

    *Must be willing and able to travel and participate in evening and weekend programs.

    [b]Preferred Qualifications:[/b]

    *At least 3 years of experience in Extension Education and Family and Consumer Sciences (relevant experience acquired within the last 5 years preferred.)

    *Ability to work well in a team, provide effective leadership for Extension programming, and provide marketing and promotion for FCS Extension programs.

    *Ability to adapt research materials for effective oral and written presentations.

    *Experience in disseminating results through scholarly outlets.

    *Supervisory experience and proven ability to lead and mentor others.

    *Demonstrated skills in organization and management

    *Previous experience working with under-served, un-served and minority audiences.

    *Knowledge of Hispanic culture and ability to communicate in Spanish, both orally and in writing.

    [b]Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:[/b]

    [b]Posting Number:[/b] F000612P

    [b]Posting Date:[/b] 08/24/2017

    [b]Closing Date:[/b]

    [b]Open Until Filled:[/b] Yes

    [b]Special Instructions:[/b]

    Applications received by 9/25/2017, will receive first consideration.

    In addition to the applicant documents requested with this application, please have three (3) letters of recommendation sent from the reference, that address the candidates qualifications for this position (generic letters of recommendation will not be considered) and sent to the following address:

    Marnie Spencer, District Director
    UI Extension, Eastern District
    1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 205
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402

    [b]Background Check:[/b] Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

    [b]To apply, please visit:[/b] [url=][/url]

    [b]EEO Statement[/b]

    University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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