Magoffin County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences in Salyersville, KY

Magoffin County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences in Salyersville, KY

Magoffin County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences in Salyersville, KY    

Main Goal

The Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences will provide leadership for educational programs in family and consumer sciences such as those related to nutrition and health, child and family well-being, and resource management for Greenup County.

Responsibility’s

 Agent responsibilities include: (1) develop and implement a family and consumer science program based on locally identified needs which will lead to improved quality of living for individuals and families; (2) implement educational programs which strengthen families such as Extension Homemaker's and county Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Programs; (3) utilize and/or develop councils, advisory groups, and committees to facilitate community involvement in programming; (4) jointly share responsibility in community programming around issues involving leadership development, community involvement, local government, community services and other forms of community economic development.  Minimum requirement of a BS or MS degree in the field of Family and Consumer Sciences such as Family and Consumer Sciences Education, Family Studies, Dietetics/Nutrition or a closely related field.

The direct link for this position is: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=246355