Extension Agent for 4-H Youth Development Education – Allen County – RE10128
Location: Scottsville, KY. Allen County is in Western Kentucky.
Deadline to apply: 4/23/2017
The Extension Agent for 4-H / Youth Development Education will work to provide leadership and
management to the overall 4-H youth development program for the County. Agent responsibilities
1) implement a well-rounded program that develops youth through school and community-based programs
2) recruit and train volunteers and leaders to work with youth
3) utilize and/or develop councils, advisory groups, and committees 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. 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.
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.
BS Degree Required
Extension Personnel Assistant
N-106D Agricultural Science Building
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky 40546-0091
859-257-1727 fax: 859-257-3050