Seniors are welcome to apply for the 2017 Scholarships offered by the Jefferson County Extension Office. If you are interesdted in applying for this scholarship, please complete the application and return it so it received NO LATER THAN the specific due date on the scholarship. Just click on the link below to print out your application. Any questions feel free to call Rachel Wonderlich at 641-472-4166.
The Summer Program Assistant’s role is to work for the ISUEO service to provide local youth educational programming in Jefferson County and leadership at the Jefferson County Fair. The member will support ISUEO efforts to provide positive and successful development of all youth involved in ISUEO programming, maintain a strong volunteer group and building positive working relationships and partnerships with those involved in our youth programs. This position is up to 400 hours and is based on a flexible schedule dependent on youth programming needs.
Prior 4-H experience preferred
Must be capable of working independently with limited supervision
Energetic, imaginative, self-starter who works well in a multi-tasking environment
Strong written and verbal skills
Strong computer skills in work, publisher, excel, and other databases
Experience in public communication
Expected to work a flexible schedule especially before, during, and after Jefferson County Fair
Experience in managing groups of 15-20 youth
Work to coordinate existing programs, deliver and assist with program evaluation of day camps, events at the Jefferson County Fair, and Iowa State Fair.
Prepare press releases, program brochures, schedules, mailings, and other information materials to be used by youth programs.