Extension Program Instructor
Job descriptionJob no: 693160
Work type: Extension, Support Staff
Pay Grade: 62
Major Administrative Unit / College: Michigan State University Extension
Department: Extension Children And Youth 10058941
Sub Area: EXPA- Ext. Prog Assoc
Location: Adrian, Alcona, Alger, West Olive, Wexford, Van Buren, Warren, Washington, Washtenaw, Wayne, West Branch, Tawas City, Tipton, Traverse City, Troy, Tuscola, Tustin, St. Clair, St. Joseph, Standish, Stanton, Stephenson, Suttons Bay, Sault Sainte Marie, Schoolcraft, Scottville, Shiawassee, Southfield, Southgate, Saginaw, Saint Ignace, Saint Johns, Saint Joseph, Sandusky, Sanilac, Pontiac, Port Huron, Presque Isle, Reed City, Rogers City, Roscommon, Ontonagon, Osceola, Oscoda, Otsego, Ottawa, Paw Paw, Norway, Novi, Oakland, Oceana, Ogemaw, Okemos, Munising, Muskegon, Nazareth, Negaunee, Newaygo, Newberry, Mio, Missaukee, Monroe, Montcalm, Montmorency, Mount Pleasant, Marshall, Mason, Mecosta, Menominee, Midland, Millersburg, Luce, Mackinac, Macomb, Manistee, Manistique, Marquette, Lanse, Lansing, Lapeer, Leelanau, Lenawee, Livingston, Kent, Keweenaw, Laingsburg, Lake, Lake City, Lakeview, Iron, Isabella, Ithaca, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Kalkaska, Howell, Huron, In State, Ingham, Ionia, Iosco, Hastings, Hickory Corners, Hillsdale, Holland, Holt, Houghton, Hancock, Harbor Springs, Harrison, Harrisville, Hart, Haslett, Gogebic, Gould City, Grand Rapids, Grand Traverse, Gratiot, Grayling, Flint, Frankenmuth, Fremont, Gaylord, Genesee, Gladwin, Dickinson, East Lansing, Eaton, Emmet, Escanaba, Fennville, Crawford, Crystal Falls, Dearborn, Decatur, Delta, Detroit, Clare, Clarksville, Clinton, Clinton Township, Coldwater, Corunna, Centreville, Charlevoix, Charlotte, Chatham, Cheboygan, Chippewa, Brimley, Cadillac, Calhoun, Caro, Cass, Cassopolis, Berrien, Bessemer, Beulah, Big Rapids, Boyne City, Branch, Bay, Bay City, Bellaire, Benton Harbor, Benzie, Berkeley, Atlanta, Augusta, Bad Axe, Baldwin, Barraga, Barry, Allegan, Alma, Alpena, Ann Arbor, Antrim, Arenac
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Extension Program Associate-EXPA, MSU Extension- EXPA, Advising/Counseling, Agriculture, Athletics/Recreation, Education/Training, Non-Union
Environmental Outdoor Educ. Prog. Inst.Position Summary
As part of MSU Extension (MSUE) and the Children and Youth Institute (CYI), this position provides leadership, oversight and coordination to the MSU Extension, 4-H Youth Development Shooting Sports, Environmental Outdoor Education (EOE), and Outdoor Adventure Challenge (OAC) programs as part of CYI. This position will have statewide responsibilities and will collaborate across work teams, Institutes and community groups, working with faculty, educators, county 4-H program coordinators and volunteers to advance learning outcomes and the needs of Institute clientele.
As a team member of CYI, you will oversee and ensure shooting sports, EOE, and OAC program promotion and expansion activities and assist with data gathering for impact evaluation efforts. Serving as an informational resource for Extension personnel and clientele, you will provide oversight and coordination to state-wide and local shooting sports, EOE, and OAC programs and ensure policies and practices meet or exceed all federal, state, MSU, and National 4-H requirements, with special emphasis on youth safety. Areas of exploration include the development and provision of professional development training to staff and volunteers, oversight and coordination of state-wide, regional and county based programming, and management of certification processes to ensure policy compliance and safety. You will provide direct support and serve as the point of contact for CYI staff on issues involving shooting sports, EOE and OAC programs. You will provide support to CYI’s efforts for diversity, equity, and inclusion, with a special emphasis on reaching diverse populations and work in conjunction with supervisor, program participants and community partners to attain both short-term and long-term goals and objectives. Through the supervising educator, you will work in concert with the appropriate MSUE Institute and/or work team(s) to ensure alignment of programs with overall goals of the work team, Institute and organization. Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) are essential elements vital to the culture MSU Extension endeavors to cultivate.
Office location for this position is negotiable.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.Required Application Materials
This position is a full-time, end-dated appointment renewable annually based upon continued funding.Work Hours
Generally 40 hours Monday through Friday, with some nights and weekends needed.Description of End Date
This position is a full-time, end-dated appointment renewable annually based upon continued funding.
Advertised: Feb 17, 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Mar 2, 2021 Eastern Standard Time