4-H/Youth Learning Experiences Coord.

Burlington, VT
Apr 07, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Details

Advertising/Posting Title 4-H/Youth Learning Experiences Coord. Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. Posting Summary
To oversee and provide leadership, program development, coordination, teaching and evaluation for statewide 4-H youth and family focused programming through UVM Extension 4-H Youth Development that will enhance life skills of young people, encourage youth to explore career opportunities, build knowledge and skills and attract new participants. This will include recruiting, supervising and collaborating with volunteers and staff, strategic thinking, grant writing, program development and training, and stimulating excellence in carrying out the overall 4-H mission. This is done with minimal supervision, individually and also in collaboration with a statewide team of 4-H educators and one program manager.
Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
Master's degree and four years' related experience with focus in either youth programming or volunteer development required. Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to work with youth and adult volunteers in a team environment required. Effective verbal and written communication skills and ability to articulate goals required. Ability to provide leadership in collaborative environment required. Computer and electronic communication proficiency required. Ability to work flexible schedule, which will include evenings, weekends, and willingness to travel, primarily within the state required.
Desirable Qualifications
Demonstrated competency in youth, volunteer and program development highly desirable.
Other Information
The position is statewide in focus; the office location can be in one of the following locations: Brattleboro, Berlin, St Johnsbury, Rutland, Morrisville, or S Burlington.

Occasional night and weekend hours.

6 month probationary period required.

Cover letter, resume, and UVM Job Application must be completed to be considered.

Please also submit two writing samples, one of which must include use of images or data visualization

Ability to travel to and from work sites.
Special Conditions Position located in different city, Travel to and from worksites required, After this week, position posted until filled Category Agricultural Sciences, Education/Training, Extension Job Type Full-time FLSA Exempt Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 45990.00 Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 87385.00 Staff Hiring Band Hiring salary budgeted at low end to mid pay band Staff Union Code NU

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
Job Open Date 04/06/2018 Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.) Open Until Filled Yes

Position Information

Position Title Outreach Professional Sr Posting Number S1524PO Department Ext - Statewide 4-H/50050 Position Number 012067 Employee FTE 1.0 Employee Term 12

Supplemental Questions

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    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
    3. Other Document (1)
    4. Other Document (2)
    Optional Documents

      The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.