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Extension EFNEP Program Assistant, Youth

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Posting Details

Posting Information

Vacancy Type NC Cooperative Extension
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Job Type Full-Time - Permanent
Time-Limited Appointment Length No
If Yes, Appointment Length
Title Extension EFNEP Program Assistant (4-H)
Working Title Extension EFNEP Program Assistant, Youth
Salary Range $23,405 - $33,803
Anticipated Hiring Range Minimum $24,381
Position Number NC-00062932-1117
Work Schedule 8:00 am - 5:00 pm; evenings and weekends as required
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.00
Department 117539 - North Central District- Guilford
Job City & State Greensboro, NC
Primary Function of Organizational Unit

North Carolina Cooperative Extension (NCCE) gives our residents easy access to the resources and expertise of NC State University and NC A&T State University. Through educational programs, publications, and events, Cooperative Extension agents deliver unbiased, research-based information to North Carolina residents.

The individual in this position will recruit and enroll school age youth participants into the program, make regular teaching visits to enrollees in school or in community group settings, teach basic principles of nutrition and food preparation skills, submit required program records as requested, market the program within the assigned area, collaborate with local Cooperative Extension staff and agencies, and assist with securing program resources. The EFNEP PA receives programmatic guidance from the District EFNEP Extension Associate with overall supervision provided by the County Extension Director. The EFNEP PA and the EFNEP Extension Associate work with the Family and Consumer Science Agent and/or the 4-H Agent to meet the needs of the county. Renewal of the position is contingent on the availability of funds.

Essential Job Duties

The Extension EFNEP Program Assistant is an employee of NC Cooperative Extension, NC State University. Under the supervision of the County Extension Director with guided assistance from the District EFNEP Extension Associate, the EFNEP Program Assistant (PA) delivers nutrition and related subject matter to enrolled participants.

Other Work/Responsibilities
Minimum Experience/Education

The minimum requirement for employment with the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service (NCCES) is a high-school diploma or equivalent.

Departmental Required Skills


Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Experience working with limited resource audiences; and/or experience with the development, training and recruitment of volunteers is preferred.

Required License or Certification


Special Instructions
Job Open Date 11/13/2017
Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

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Application Materials Required

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1