Summer Program Coordinator and Assistants

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Counties Served
  1. Organize materials and activities for summer youth programs for 5-12 year old youth.
  2. Conduct educational activities at the selected sites in Jackson County.
  3. Supervise children in program and ensure their safety.
  4. Attend in-service training when necessary.
  5. Submit records of program participation, program evaluations, wage and mileage reports, as required by supervisor.
  6. Perform fair related tasks as requested by County Extension Staff. 
  7. Maintain regular contact with site coordinators and ISU Extension Youth Program Specialist.
  8. Provide on-site program leadership for summer programs.
  9. Purchase supplies.
  10. Other responsibilities as assigned by supervisor.
  1. High school diploma. Education beyond preferred. 
  2. Any combination of experience and education from which comparable knowledge and ability can be acquired which totals one year.
  3. Demonstrated interest and ability to work with youth.
  4. Demonstrated responsibility and leadership skills.
  5. Ability to communicate with youth, parents, and Extension professionals. 
Additional Information

Temporary Summer Positions; May 30, 2023 - August 4, 2023 (tentative).

Summer Program Coordinator (1): 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday, mileage reimbursement when on official business. 

Summer Program Assistant (2): 20-30 hours/week, Monday-Friday, mileage reimbursement when on official business. 

Please send completed applications along with a resume to Amber Matthiesen,


For more information contact Amber Matthiesen, or 563-652-4923.



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