We are Hiring-2021 Summer 4-H Intern

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Winneshiek County is committed to carrying out the land grant mission of Iowa State University by providing research-based educational opportunities to all Iowans.

Job Description
The summer educator will work with youth and adults in Winneshiek County to deliver and support research-based educational programming. Delivery methods include but are not limited to day camps & workshops, overnight camps, virtual programs, and on-the-go programming kits.

• Provide diverse research-based educational programming by creating lesson plans and implementing curriculum that supports positive youth development.
• Work independently and with a team to promote county-wide programming efforts by securing and managing necessary resources including volunteers, partners, materials, and donations.
• Collaborate with staff to communicate program impacts, primarily through social media and our YouTube channel.
• Maintain a close working relationship with the County Youth Coordinator and K-12 Program Coordinator, and keep all staff updated on programming.
• Demonstrate professionalism as an ISU Extension and Outreach professional though image, public relations, and networking.
• Work on additional programming needs as directed by the 4-H Youth Program Specialist.
• Commit to serve the entire duration of the position: up to 400 hours from June 1st-August 14th.

Required qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in education or related field to Extension discipline OR an undergraduate sophomore, junior, or senior level college student with a major in education or Extension related discipline.
• Strong organizational skills.
• Excellent performance working with and teaching youth and adults in group and classroom settings.
• Strong written and oral communication and customer relation skills.
• Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite Products, Internet, social media, and e-mail applications.
• Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation (mileage reimbursement is available).
• Ability to pass background screening to meet the Child Protection and Safety Policy.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext.

The work schedule is 40 hours/week starting June 1st, 2021 through August 14th, 2021 with a per hour pay rate of $12/hour.
Flexible hours are required, and may include some evening, weekend, and overnight work.

Applicant Instructions
All interested applicants are asked to submit the following documents electronically by Friday, January 29th, 2021, to 4-H Program Staff at winneshiekcoext@gmail.com:
• Cover Letter
• Resume
• Contact Information for 3 professional references
• Application of Employment https://iastate.box.com/s/prv8i1c8vcuvi7e5ffyt8099g8gspoqq

Questions can be directed to Liz at 563-382-2949.

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