Division/College: Col of Agricultural & Life Sciences
Employee Category: Classified
Pay Range: $19.45 per hour or higher depending on experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: The University of Idaho Extension is seeking applicants for a full-time Program Coordinator (five year grant funded) who will oversee activities at program site and act as a liaison between the University of Idaho and the St. Maries School District. They will ensure site is following grant guidelines and deliver out-of-school time programs to elementary students.
Education: High school diploma or Associates degree.
Experience: Two years experience working with youth teaching and/or out-of-school time programs; working with individuals from varying cultural and/or socio-economic backgrounds. Experience in supervising staff, developing and administering grants.
Ability to: Use word processing program and basic knowledge of Excel, and graphic design software (Publisher, Photoshop, paint, Photo Editor, etc.); multi-task and meet deadlines; ability to maintain confidentiality; ability to work cooperatively with others.
Requires: Food safety or equivalent training, first aid and CPR certifications within 6 weeks of hire.
Experience: Bachelors degree in Education, Social work, child development, or a related field. Working with a non-profit advisory board; recruiting and working with volunteers.
Basic knowledge/experience: In the areas of health and fitness, visual art and cultural education; science education. Knowledge of: Computers and educational software; how to set-up and maintain computer lab.
Possess: Familiarity with and/or interest in community; successful experience working with high risk children and families.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions: 55% time desk/computer work and 45% actively working with out-of-school time program.
Posting Number: SP001932P
Posting Date: 09/11/2018
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: Applicants received by 09/26/2018 will receive first consideration.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.