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Extension Program Aide - SNAP-Ed - Ashley Co.

at University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States

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Sponsorship Available:NoInstitution Name: University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

 

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is an 1890 Land-Grant HBCU with a diverse student population, competitive degree offerings and stellar faculty.

For more than 140 years, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has worked to create an environment that inculcates learning, growth and productivity while affording a basic need to its students - a chance to advance.

The 15:1 student to teacher ratio makes it possible to maintain a learning environment with close interaction between students and faculty while challenging curricula encourage our students to seek and fulfill their potential.

 

You can excel in your chosen field of study through a curriculum ofCertificate and Associates degree programs,more than thirtyUndergraduate programs, Master's degree programs and a Doctorate program in Aquaculture/Fisheries. You can also develop workplace readiness through internships, co-ops and fellowships in the U.S. and abroad.

 

Out-of-class experiences and student involvement include more than 90 student organizations, an internationally renowned Vesper Choir, Marching Band, Concert Bands, Wind Symphony, nationally recognized debate team, award-winning theater department and accomplished athletic program.

 

Though the main campus is in Pine Bluff, its reach is worldwide. UAPB has an extended campus in North Little Rock and offers as well as online courses. With the addition of the Arkansas Research and Education Optical Network (ARE-ON), students can engage in information exchange with others anywhere in the world. There are also Research and Extension offices in Lonoke, Newport and Lake Village and collaborations with other colleges and universities in the State through the National Science Foundation funded STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Academy.

As the second oldest land-grant institution in the state of Arkansas, the mission of this No Excuse University remains the same - to provide a high quality, affordable education with a personal touch. We invite you to Become a Part of the Pride at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

 

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Department's Website:Summary of Job Duties:The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Cooperative Extension Program is searching to fill the position of Extension Program Aide in the School of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Human Sciences. The Extension Program Aide (Extension Nutrition Educator) SNAP-Ed works under the immediate supervision of the Interim Family and Consumer Sciences Program Leader. Must have competencies in the following areas: food preparation, nutrition, diet, and health. The successful candidate must have good workforce ethics and be able to plan, organize, conduct and evaluate educational programs (using the skills above) with adult and youth audiences. The Program Aide will teach nutrition education to SNAP-Ed recipients and those eligible for SNAP benefits (formerly food stamp program).

Coordinates nutrition education program in Ashley County.

Develops strategies for identifying and involving target audience.

Maintains client participation data, and prepares appropriate reports and documents required to effectively evaluate... For full info follow application link.

 

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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Job Posting: 3105641

Posted On: Oct 26, 2021

Updated On: Nov 14, 2021