Position Available: University of Nebraska – Extension Assistant 4-H (Cherry County)

Description of Work:
This position is located in Valentine, NE. Transform lives by delivering, teaching and managing effective educational programming in several areas across the 4H curriculum by providing positive youth development to include current and emerging youth issues in assigned area. Must be able to engage youth through diverse learning strategies at appropriate places and times. Ability to travel within service area. Criminal history background check and driving record review will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Applicant review begins May 21. Go to https://employment.unl.edu/postings/59005 for complete information and to apply. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required. Degree must be completed by start date. Demonstrated ability to teach. Ability to keep accurate records and prepare reports. Driver’s licensed required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in youth development, education or closely related field. Experience with youth work through other organizations as an employee or volunteer. Previous 4-H or teaching experience. Excellent interpersonal, communication, leadership and teamwork skills. Knowledge of spreadsheet and data management software preferred. Self-starter with excellent organizational skills. Social media skills.