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Position Summary: The HMRE Program Coordinator is part of the Family and Consumer Sciences Extension program of UGA Cooperative Extension. We seek to fill one (1) position, serving as the primary representative for the UGA HMRE Project in one multi-county cluster (3). Cluster 3 includes Greene, Jasper, Morgan, Newton (home Extension office), and Rockdale counties. The HMRE Program Coordinator will be primarily responsible for community engagement to implement HMRE services, program administration, identifying and supervising community-based facilitators who will deliver HMRE services, monitoring and evaluating program implementation efforts, and performing other duties deemed necessary by the Project Coordinator.

Responsibilities: Program Administration. Recruit families to the project. Identify, hire, and supervise community-based facilitators who will deliver HMRE services. Participate in HMRE trainings and supervise the work of community-based facilitators in delivering the established curriculum, substituting as facilitator when necessary. Supervise UGA student interns to support family engagement, case management, and other HMRE services. Make home visits and phone calls to families for recruitment, retention and other purposes related to the HMRE project. Identify and prepare meeting spaces for program implementation. Arrange catering services as well as services to meet transportation and childcare needs of participating families. Assist facilitators in evaluating program implementation, resolving problems, and assuring quality and fidelity of program delivery.

Qualifications: Completion of a master's degree with 2 years of related experience; OR completion of a bachelor's degree and 4 years of related experience.

About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Full time/Part time: Full Time

EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.




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Posted: 1/11/2018
Application Due: 12/27/2018
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