Extension Agent, Cheatham County, Family %26 Consumer Sciences
University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture
July 10, 2018
Ashland City, Tennessee
Family and Consumer Sciences
Adult and Youth
Ashland City, TN
Screening of applicants' credentials will begin 08/09/2018 and will continue until the position is filled.
Commensurate with training and experience. This position is funded jointly by UT Extension and Cheatham County. Cheatham County Government funds 22% 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.
Plan, execute, and evaluate adult Family and Consumer Sciences (80%) and 4-H Youth Development (20%) educational programs.
Implement, evaluate and report Family and Consumer Sciences and 4-H Youth Development programs related to organization, leadership, recognition, sponsorship, etc.
Secure and train volunteer leaders and serve as an educational resource for 4-H Youth Development and Family and Consumer Education Clubs.
Responsible to the County Extension Director and must keep current on the latest research information in Family and Consumer Sciences.
Provide leadership for a program of activities that meets the needs of all eligible clientele regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion or veteran status.
Assume other duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 154867
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.