Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences - Rowan County, Morehead KY

Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences - Rowan County, Morehead KY

Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences - Rowan County - RE06062
Location: Morehead, KY. Rowan County is in Eastern Kentucky.
Deadline to apply: 2/17/2016

http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/93519

The Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences will develop and implement a plan of work based on locally identified needs which will lead to educational programs that will strengthen families and individuals and improve quality of living. The focus of these programs will incorporate making healthy choices, nurturing families, embracing life as you age, securing financial stability, promoting healthy homes and communities, accessing nutritious food, and empowering community leaders. The Agent will provide 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.

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.