2 Cooperative Extension District Director Positions, UK Cooperative Extension, Lexington

2 Cooperative Extension District Director Positions, UK Cooperative Extension, Lexington

2 Cooperative Extension District Director Positions, UK Cooperative Extension, Lexington

Cooperative Extension District Director - District 2 – RE04633
Deadline to apply is 10/7/2015

UK Cooperative Extension is seeking a District Director - District 2. The District Director provides leadership, coaching and mentoring for county manager and agents in county Extension Programs in 4-H Youth Development, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences and Community and Economic Development. The District Director serves as the link between on-campus Extension administration, county management and county-level professional and support staff with respect to administrative support of county programs. This individual will be responsible for providing timely and supportive coaching, guidance and advice in order to foster proper agent growth, professional development and performance. The District Director is responsible for guiding agents to fully and effectively analyze the needs of their clientele, develop quality education plans, deliver those educational programs in a timely and appropriate fashion, and evaluate outcomes. The District Director is responsible to the Director of the Cooperative Extension Service, and is an active member of the Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service’s leadership team.

The candidate should be located in an area that can effectively service District 2 which includes Breathitt, Bell, Knott, Clay, Lee, Harlan, Leslie, Jackson, Letcher, Knox, Owsley, Laurel, Perry, Rockcastle, Wolfe, and Whitley Counties.

Cooperative Extension District Director – Metropolitan District – RE04631
Deadline to apply is 10/7/2015

UK Cooperative Extension is seeking a District Director for metropolitan counties. The District Director provides leadership, coaching and mentoring for county manager and agents in county Extension Programs in 4-H Youth Development, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences and Community and Economic Development. The Urban District Director serves as the link between on-campus Extension administration, county management and county-level professional and support staff with respect to administrative support of county programs. This individual will be responsible for providing timely and supportive coaching, guidance and advice in order to foster proper agent growth, professional development and performance. The District Director is responsible for guiding agents to fully and effectively analyze the needs of their clientele, develop quality education plans, deliver those educational programs in a timely and appropriate fashion, and evaluate outcomes. The District Director is responsible to the Director of the Cooperative Extension Service, and is an active member of the Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service’s leadership team.
The candidate should be located in an area that can effectively service the Metropolitan District which includes Boone, Campbell, Kenton, Fayette, Jefferson, and Hardin Counties.

To apply a UK Online Application must be submitted to: www.uky.edu/HR/ukjobs
OR use the link below to go directly to these job postings:

Cooperative Extension District Director – District 2 – RE04633 / 50131457
http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/79247

Cooperative Extension District Director – Metropolitan District – RE04631 / 51025224
http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/79239

Additional details available at: http://extension-jobs.ca.uky.edu/

For more information call (859) 257-1727.