Posting NumberS04632PWorking TitleGlynn County Ext Program
Assistant - EFNEPDepartmentCAES Southeast District CESAbout the
University of Georgia The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant
and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and
responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and
most diversified institution of higher education (
http://www.uga.edu/ ). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20
public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s
main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast
of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett,
and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly
as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs
approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than
7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000
students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500
graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17
schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta
University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department
websitePosting TypeExternalRetirement PlanTRSEmployment
TypeEmployeeBenefits EligibilityBenefits EligibleFull/Part timeFull
TimeWork ScheduleAdditional Schedule Information 8AM – 5PM, Monday
– Friday with possible nights and weekends
Advertised Salary$27,000Posting Date02/04/2020Open until
filledYesClosing DateProposed Starting Date03/15/2020Special
Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancySE District EEO Policy
Statement The University of Georgia is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic
information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or
protected veteran status.
Classification TitlePublic Service
ServicesFTE1.00Minimum Qualifications Requires technical knowledge
in the field acquired through an apprenticeship, a 2-year degree,
or professional certificate. Please contact your Human Resources
office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the
required minimum qualifications.
Preferred QualificationsPosition Summary This position is based
in Glynn County. This position is responsible for paraprofessional
work with County Extension Agents in the Expanded Food and
Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) for limited resource clients.
The employee will exhibit qualities of independent judgment. Work
is performed under general supervision.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Ability to
relate effectively to young people and adults. Strong communication
experience interacting with diverse groups of people. Skill
working with clients with limited
Physical Demands Standing, bending, food preparation,
transportation of demonstration supplies, lifting, driving
Is driving a responsibility of this position?YesIs this a
Position of Trust?YesDoes this position have operation, access, or
control of financial resources?NoDoes this position require a
P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this
position? NoDoes this position have direct interaction or care of
children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?YesDoes this
position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security,
personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and
medications)NoCredit and P-Card policy Be advised a credit check
will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities.
For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit
the UGA Credit Background Check website.
Duties/Responsibilities Assisting with development, organizing,
conducting and will assist in evaluation of education programs for
low income adults.
Percentage of time70Duties/Responsibilities Assisting with
development, organizing, conducting and will assist in evaluation
of education programs for low income youths.
Percentage of time15Duties/Responsibilities Recruits, trains and
coordinates volunteers to assist with activities.
Percentage of time5Duties/Responsibilities Participates in
in-service staff development.
Percentage of time5Duties/Responsibilities Assists with
Extension/ EFNEP events in county.
Percentage of time5Posting Specific Questions Required fields
are indicated with an asterisk (*).
* This position is located in the Glynn County Extension Office,
Brunswick, Glynn County, Ga. Are you willing to work from this
* Do you possess a valid driver's license? No Response
Applicant Documents Required Documents Resume/CV
Optional Documents Cover Letter
List of References with Contact Information