Department: Cooperative Extension
Hiring Rate: $32,562.00
Salary Range: -
|Position Number||SE 00061058-0823|
|Position Type||NC Cooperative Extension|
|Job City & State||Whiteville, NC|
|Department||NCCE Columbus County|
|Working Title||Extension EFNEP Program Assistant|
|Appointment||12 Month Recurring|
|Job Type||Full-Time - Permanent|
|Essential Job Duties||
The Extension EFNEP Program Assistant is an employee of NC Cooperative Extension, NC State University. Under the supervision of the County Extension Director (CED) with guided assistance from the Regional Nutrition Extension Associate (RNEA), the EFNEP PA delivers nutrition and related subject matter to enrolled participants. The individual in this position will recruit and enroll adult and school-aged youth participants into the program, make regular teaching visits to enrollees either in the home or in group settings, teach basic principles of nutrition and food preparation skills, submit required program records as requested, market the program within the assigned area, recruit volunteers from within the community to assist with programming, collaborate with local Cooperative Extension staff and agencies, and assist with securing program resources. The EFNEP PA receives programmatic guidance from the District EFNEP Regional Nutrition Extension Associate (RNEA) with overall supervision provided by the County Extension Director (CED). The EFNEP PA and the RNEA work with the Family and Consumer Science Agent, 4-H Agent and/or CED to meet the needs of the county. Renewal of the position is contingent on the availability of funds.
See Primary Purpose of Position.
|Number of Permanent Employees this Position Supervises||0|
|Percent of Time Spent||0%|
Requirements and Preferences
|Identify if the Position is Mandatory / Essential / Key||Not Applicable|
|Work Schedule||Monday - Friday- 8:30AM - 5 PM Business Hours - Evenings and Weekends as required|
The minimum requirement for employment with the North Carolina Cooperative Extension (NCCE) is a high-school diploma or equivalent.
|Department Required Skills||
|Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education||
Knowledge of the community and social service programs for limited resource families; Experience teaching and/or working with limited resource adults; and/or nutrition education experience preferred; Bilingual preferred with English and Spanish proficiency in both written and oral communication.
|Required License or Certification||
Valid Driver’s License and reliable, personal transportation required and must be maintained. Valid North Carolina driver’s license is required within 60 days of hire.
|Valid NC Driver's License required?||No|
|Commercial Driver's License Required?||No|
|List any other medical/drug tests required|
|Anticipated Hiring Range||32,562|
|Internal Transfer Only||No|
|Job Open Date||08/10/2023|
NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process are welcome to contact 919-515-3148 to speak with a representative at the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity.
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Application Materials Required
- Cover Letter
- Contact Information for References