Extension Program Assistant III is responsible to the County Extension Director and works under the direction of Extension Agents. This position will support county work in implementing educational programs for youth and adult audiences. Assist in providing guidance and directions to other program educators (agents and program assistants) with procedures appropriate to acquiring materials for the program, maintaining program records, budget records, travel request procedures, and personnel procedures. Duties include:
Provide leadership for a program of activities that meets the needs of all eligible clientele regardless of race, color, national origin, age, sex, disability, religion or veteran status.
Plan, execute and evaluate 4 educational programs under the direction of the leaf of Extension Agents and County Director.
Implement, evaluate, and report program related to organization, leadership, recognition, sponsorship, etc.
Secure and train volunteer leaders and serve as an educational resource for educational youth an adult programs within the county.
Responsible to the County Extension Director and must keep current on the latest research information in youth development.
Assure program implementation, delivery and evaluation activities are in compliance with the grant guidance and established policies and procedures for the program and for Extension.
Assume all other duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 170694
About Institute of Agriculture
The Institute’s four major units are the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the College of Veterinary Medicine, UT AgResearch and UT Extension. The Institute contributes to improving the quality of lives and enhancing the agricultural, economic, environmental and social well-being of Tennessee. Our clientele include students, families, farmers, 4-Hers, agribusiness and the general public.