Screening ofapplicants' credentials will begin 09/25/2017 and will continue until theposition is filled.
Commensurate with training andexperience. This position is funded Dickson County. Dickson County Government funds100% of the position salary and benefits costs.
Group hospitalization and life insurance; State Retirement; Workers' Compensation; study, sick and annual leave; numerous University of Tennessee and state benefits programs, including liberal time off for holidays, and longevity pay after three years of service; reimbursement for official travel
Plans, executes, and evaluates (100%)4-H Youth Development educational programs.
Responsible to the County ExtensionDirector and must keep current on the latest research information in youthdevelopment.
Provides leadership for a program ofactivities that meets the needs of all eligible clientele regardless of race,color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion, or veteran status.
Assume joint responsibility for allapplicable 4-H Youth Development projects, activities, shows, events, andcommittees.
Recruit, train, and support volunteer leadersand serves as an educational resource for educational youth programs within thecounty.
Secure extramural funds to supportExtension programs via grants, fee-based programs, and gifts.
Develop and maintain expertise aboutissues important to youth development in the county.
Cooperate with the staff in promotingthe total Extension program.
Develop a network of relationships withkey stakeholders, organizations, and Extension employees pertinent to Extensionprograms in the county.
Provide accurate and timely reporting ofprogram accomplishments and impacts into the UT Extension reporting system.
About University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture
The Institute’s four major units are the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the College of Veterinary Medicine, UT AgResearch and UT Extension. The Institute contributes to improving the quality of lives and enhancing the agricultural, economic, environmental and social well-being of Tennessee. Our clientele include students, families, farmers, 4-Hers, agribusiness and the general public.