University of Kentucky, Estill County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences in Irvine, KY

University of Kentucky, Estill County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences in Irvine, KY

Estill County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences in Irvine, KY  AG550461

Responsibilities: Develop and implement a plan of work based on locally identified needs which will lead to improved quality of living for families & individuals. 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; 7) Empowering community leaders. 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. Implement educational programs which strengthen families and individuals. 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.  Minimum requirement of a BS or MS degree in Family & Consumer Sciences, Nutrition, Family Studies or closely related field.

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

Estill County FCS  https://ukjobs.uky.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=248088    

  

Additional details available at:  http://www2.ca.uky.edu/extensionjobs/      Application deadline: 02/25/2014.

For more information call (859) 257-1727 



The University of Kentucky is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from minorities and women.



Martha W. Thompson

Extension Personnel Director

N-106 Agricultural Science Building

University of Kentucky

Lexington, Kentucky 40546

859-257-1727    fax: 859-257-3050

martha.thompson@uky.edu

http://www.ca.uky.edu/extensionjobs/