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Extension Assistant 4-H - Kearney, NE
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Buffalo County has an open 4-H Assistant position focusing on traditional 4-H programs in the areas of family consumer science and/or SET; as well as school enrichment and after-school programming.  Transform lives by delivering, teaching and managing effective educational programming in 4-H and Youth Development 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.

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.

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.

Position is located in Kearney, NE.

Review of applications will begin on 9/24/18. Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found or search is closed. Candidates must apply online at for details and to apply.   (Requisition number:  S_180339). 

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