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New Opportunity!

4-H Youth Development Educator

We are pleased to announce we are seeking applicants to serve as a member of our 4-H Youth Development team to assist in the implementation and evaluation of the 4-H Youth Development educational program and activites.  This educator will be responsible for promoting 4-H program objectives with an emphasis on Agriculture in the Classroom.  

Responsibities include: coordinating and delivering established Ag in the Classroom curriculum with the aim of fostering awareness, understanding, and appreciation of how we produce food and fiber, what we eat, and how we live by helping teachers, students, and their communities learn about and engage with agriculture and food systems. This person will deliver established curriculum to help youth understand the connections between agriculture, the environment, and people.  Most education will be at the 4th grade and Middle/High School levels. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Education (Associates + 2yrs transferrable experience).
  • Experience working with middle and high school aged youth.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements associated with the position.
  • Ability to transport/move supplies and equipment, climb stairs with or without reasonable accomodations.
  • Experience with Window-based software including the use of the internet and Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Experience, ability, and willingness to work with diverse audiences and maintain cultural sensitivity.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, clearly, and tactfully through verbal, written, and electronic methods.

Applications, including cover letter, resume, and references will be accepted through 2/20/18. Please apply HERE.

Do not contact our local office for questions or to submit an application.  All correspondence should be directed through the link above. 

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Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.

The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform the essential functions of their job. If you require an accommodation so that you may participate in the selection process you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension Administrative Systems at (607) 255-2117, or via email at: cce.recruitment@cornell.edu.

Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.

Last updated February 14, 2018