ISU Grundy County Extension & Outreach Seeking Summer 4-H & Youth Assistant

Summer 4-H & Youth Assistant
Job Description
Vacancy Announcement -    Summer 4-H & Youth Assistant,
Temporary Employee of the Grundy County Agricultural Extension District
Starting:  May 15th - to August 2nd (approximately 500 hours total)
      There will be flexibility with the above hours depending upon candidate's summer schedule.
·       Assist with planning and conducting Grundy County 4-H & Youth activities.
Activities include: Grundy County Fair, Fashion Show, Onsite Garden Judging,   summer day camps, and other events assigned by office staff.
·       Coordinate summer day camps; take care of registrations, letters, and purchase and maintain inventory of supplies, organize timeline and camp layout with the assistance of office staff.
·       Attend staff meetings or other events as assigned by the supervisor
·       Assist volunteers and staff with a variety of tasks.
·       Submit records of program participation, program evaluation and wage/mileage reports as required by the supervisor.
·       Supervisor is the Grundy County Extension Program Director and Grundy County CYC.
·       Learn and assist with the new Fair Entry software.
·       Ability to communicate orally and in writing to youth and adults.
·       Experience in organizing educational programs for youth.
·       Experience in working with groups.
·       Knowledge of a variety of computer programs.
·       Ability to work on projects with little supervision.
·       Completion of one year of college preferred.
·       Valid driver’s license and access to transportation.
·       Must pass Child Protection and Safety Policy screening prior to employment.
Employment Dates:  Negotiable, but May 15th to August 2nd is desired.
Salary:                        $7.25 per hour
Applications:             Available from the Grundy County Extension & Outreach office,
703 F Avenue, Suite 1, Grundy Center, IA  50638-1450 or by e-mailing
Filing Deadline:         March 24, 2017

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