Utah State University

4-H Afterschool Coordinator

City San Juan County
Posted Date 1 month ago(10/29/2021 1:16 PM)
Requisition ID
2021-4347
# of Openings
1
Job Locations
US-UT
Category (Portal Searching)
Extension
Position Type
Non-benefited (hourly) Part-Time
Job Classification
Non-Benefited
Percent of Time or Hours per Week
20-29 Hours per week
College
College of Agriculture & Applied Sc
Department
Extension Home & Community
Advertised Salary
$20.00 Per hour

Overview

The San Juan County Office of Utah State University Extension is seeking a qualified individual to coordinate the 4-H afterschool program at Blanding Elementary. This position will work closely with Extension faculty and provide overall program leadership to after-school club instructors and participants. They will assist in providing enriching afterschool clubs for students at Blanding Elementary.

 

This position is up to 29 hours a week depending upon workload but coordinator must be available Monday-Thursday 3:00 pm-6:00 pm, occasionally other times for training or parent engagement nights and for meetings with Extension faculty.

Responsibilities

  • Recruit, screen, train, and support the Afterschool club instructors
  • Collaborate with the school and work with certified/licensed teacher to ensure that out-of-school time activities coordinate with academic needs of students and supports 4-H skill development.
  • Manage data collection related to participants and submit quarterly reports.
  • Communicate regularly with the USU Extension Faculty and other afterschool staff as to the progress and needs of the program.
  • Serve as an advocate for the youth and their families in the program.
  • Serve as an ambassador for the program.
  • Support the civil right mandate of Utah State University Extension.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associates degree and at least 2 years' professional experience.
  • High degree of self-motivation
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Strong interpersonal, oral, and written skills
  • Experience in recruiting, supervising, and working with other adults
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Basic computer skills- Word, Excel and Internet
  • Experience working and/or desire to work with youth and their families
  • Access to reliable transportation
  • Must be available for all hours of program operation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with after-school programs
  • Management and leadership experience
  • Evidence of teamwork capabilities
  • Experience navigating grant finances and expectations
  • Skills in social media and other forms of marketing
  • 4-H experience

Required Documents

Along with the online application, please attach:

1. Resume/CV to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Resume/CV”

2. Cover Letter to be typed/pasted at the end of your application

 

**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**

Advertised Salary

$20.00 Per hour

ADA

Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes. The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions.

University Highlights

Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored to be Utah’s land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity) institution with approximately 27,700 students (24,660 undergraduates and 3,040 graduate students) on the Logan main campus. Utah State’s statewide system features eight campuses and 23 education centers and serves all counties in the state with Extension programs. USU offers 114 undergraduate majors, 132 graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate and certificate credentials. Washington Monthly ranked USU 14th in their national university rankings in 2019 and the 5th best public national university in the nation in 2018. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional information about Utah State University can be found here.

 

A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.

 

The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region.

 

Notice of Non-discrimination

In its programs and activities, including in admissions and employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state, or local law.

The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations and/or USU’s non-discrimination policies:

 

Executive Director of the Office of Equity Alison Adams-Perlac, alison.adams-perlac@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266

Title IX Coordinator Hilary Renshaw, titleix@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266.

For further information regarding non-discrimination, please visit https://equity.usu.edu/, or contact:

U.S. Department of Education, Office of Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, OCR@ed.gov

U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office, 303-844-5695, OCR.Denver@ed.gov

 

USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for partners who are also seeking employment.

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed