Title of Position: 4-H YOUTH DEVELOPMENT EDUCATOR
Details of Position: F/T, 40 hrs/wk, $17.25/hr
Location of Position: CCE Jefferson County, 203 N. Hamilton St., Watertown
About the Position:
This position will serve as a 4-H Youth Development Educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Jefferson County and will implement 4-H Youth Development programming on Fort Drum with military youth and families. Programs are designed to offer military youth a consistent supportive environment that will assist them in reintegration and sustainment, as well as all youth (regardless of military affiliation) the opportunity to participate in a variety of health and wellness initiatives that introduce them to new situations, ideas and people, challenge youth to learn and develop new skills and promote and encourage health & wellness initiatives, STEM initiatives, animal science programming and community engagement and service connections. Youth will participate in community groups that promote positive youth development among all youth. This position will be responsible for the delivery of established 4-H programming via a variety of delivery methods, to include group presentations, one on one facilitation, preparation of materials for events/programs, conference calls, and participation in community groups in accordance with the 4-H Youth Development Program Area’s Plan of Work. This position will also coordinate assigned administrative aspects of programming efforts and will assist the 4-H Program Manager with marketing and fundraising efforts as needed.
· Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education (Associate’s Degree and 2 years of transferrable program/functional experience).
· Experience relevant to the role of the position.
· Valid NYS Driver’s License and the ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
· Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.
Excellent benefits package upon employment and based on eligibility, to include, but not limited to: New York State Health Insurance Program; dental insurance; New York State Employee Retirement System; vacation, personal and sick leave; etc. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.
All Applicants must apply online to be considered for this position by November 30, 2022.
www.ccejefferson.org and click on “jobs.”