Cornell Cooperative Extension of Livingston County has an opening for a part-time Temporary Traffic Safety Educator-Subject Educator I for its Mount Morris, NY offices.
Responsible for delivering the established Traffic Safety Education program for CCE Livingston County to the general public. The Traffic Safety Education program encompasses occupant safety and wheeled safety, including monthly car seat check events and bicycle rodeos in during the summer months. Assists the Supervisor with program planning and objectives.
Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent education and experience
Experience relevant to this position
Ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
Ability to meet acceptable background check standards.
Ability to work flexible hours which will include weekends, possibly evenings.
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to follow procedures and written instruction
Ability and willingness to work with diverse audiences and maintain cultural sensitivity
Ability to effectively participate in professional team efforts
Must demonstrate a high degree of integrity, sound professional judgment and the ability to handle confidential and sensitive information
Ability to relate to diverse groups of people
Ability to communicate effectively through oral, written, and visual channels using traditional educational tools and methods
Ability to perform, and work in a positive learning environment, incorporating academic standards, enrichment, and recreation.
Qualification as Child Passenger Safety Technician
Experience with diverse populations
RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Program Responsibilities:
Program Assessment 0%
Program Development 0%
Program Delivery 80%
Select lessons plans and provide educational programming to the targeted audiences in the area of traffic safety for the general public based on established subject matter
Provide educational programming to impact audiences through a variety of delivery methods in the areas of traffic safety, occupant safety, and wheeled safety
Provide educational training at monthly car seat check events
Assist with the annual Certified Educational Units program for professionals in community partner agencies
Assist with the semi-annual car seat technician training for professionals in community partner agencies
Serve as a subject matter resource for staff, volunteers, and clients, including schools, agencies, summer recreation programs, and others as they are identified
Program Evaluation 5%
Collect surveys for analysis of the programming, looking for the strengths and weaknesses of the programs in order to strengthen the programming
Interact with program participants and community partner agencies to obtain their evaluation of the programming to share with supervisor for program analysis
Based on established program parameters, interpret evaluation data to the community partner agencies
Communicate evaluation data to the public within the marketing plan
Assist with the analysis of collected program evaluation data
Assist in making recommendations for program improvement
Administrative Direction 5%
Provide input to supervisor in planning the delivery of educational programs; select and prepare lessons plans based on existing, research-based curriculum
Assist with the planning the delivery of established educational program goals
Assist supervisor with identifying key relationships to build/sustain with community leaders, partners, and stakeholders
Administrative Management 0%
Administrative Coordination/Operation 5%
Provide routine/administrative tasks to support the delivery of established educational program goals; i.e. confirming events; gathering materials and resources for program delivery and ensure delivery to offsite program locations
Submit program related expense receipts for recording
Provide input for the implementation of mass media efforts of the program
Assist supervisor with maintaining relationships with community leaders, partners, and stakeholders
Professional Improvement and Other Duties as Assigned 5%
In cooperation with Supervisor and/or Executive Director, jointly develop and pursue a professional development plan as a means to increase competencies relative to position accountabilities and to address changes in programming and association priorities.
Collaborate in activities that are in general support of Cornell Cooperative Extension including but not limited to attendance at staff meetings, timely reporting of expenses, working with other staff, general marketing of Extension programs, and other duties as assigned.
Obtain Child Passenger Safety Technician certification and attend other pertinent workshops for professional development related to position
Health and Safety - Applies to all duties and functions
Support the association to maintain a safe working environment.
Be familiar and strive to follow any applicable federal, state, local regulations, association health and safety policy/procedure/requirement and standard.
Act proactively to prevent accidents/injuries and communicate hazards to supervisors when identified.
EEO/EPO and Policy (Applies to all duties and functions)
Appreciate and embrace diversity in all interactions with clientele, staff, volunteers and the public.
Assist the Cornell Cooperative Extension system in reaching out to diverse audiences.
Represent Cornell Cooperative Extension to the public, community leaders, colleagues, volunteers, members of Cornell University faculty and staff, government officials and the general public in a professional manner.
Aware of, and adheres to, established Cornell Cooperative Extension policies, procedures and Cornell Skills for Success.
Contribute to the overall success of the organization by performing all assigned duties in a professional, timely, and accurate manner.
At all times act in a professional Customer Service manner including but not limited to business-like demeanor, tactful communications, cooperative, helpful, positive and receptive manner.
POSITION DETAILS: This is a part-time, temporary position, 20 hours per week. Compensation is commensurate with experience.
HOW TO APPLY: To be considered for this position, you must submit a complete online application, including the following materials: cover letter, resume and three (3) references in PDF or Microsoft Word format. Contact Kathy @ email@example.com with any submission questions.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Once the application is submitted you will not be able to change your submission or add attachments.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are support of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: WDR-00016908
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