Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences - Jessamine County – RE04822, UK, Nicholasville

Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences - Jessamine County – RE04822, UK, Nicholasville

Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences - Jessamine County – RE04822, UK, Nicholasville, KY
Jessamine County is in Central Kentucky.
Deadline to apply is 10/18/2015

The Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences will develop and implement a plan of work based on locally identified needs which will lead to improved quality of living for families & individuals. Will plan and implement educational programs which focus on: 1) making healthy choices; 2) nurturing families; 3) embracing life as you age; 4) securing financial stability; 5) promoting healthy homes and communities; 6) Accessing nutritious food; and 7) empowering community leaders. Will develop expertise and serve as a resource in family and consumer sciences programming areas including: food and nutrition; family resource management; human development and family relations; health, safety and wellness; leadership development; clothing and textiles; housing and the environment; home based and micro business. Will implement educational programs which strengthen families and individuals. Will develop and implement leadership programs such as Kentucky Extension Homemakers resulting in the development of personal and organizational leadership skills. This position will serve all clientele ensuring that all youth and adults have an equal opportunity to participate in extension programs regardless of race, gender, age, color, sex, religion, disability, or national origin.

BS Degree required in an approved FCS field.

All agents in a county will support the dissemination of useful and practical information on subjects relating to Agriculture, Family Consumer Sciences, 4-H and Community and Rural Development as outlined in the KRS statues 164.605 to 164.675

Resume, cover letter and transcripts are required at time of application.

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: Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences - Jessamine County – RE04822/50123216
http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/81034

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

For more information call (859) 257-1727.