Clay County Cooperative Extension
Office Hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.
69 Jameson Rd, Manchester, KY 40962
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Job Opening - Extension SNAP-Ed Assistant in Clay County #RE01247
This position is located in the Clay County Extension Office which is located at 69 Jameson Road, Manchester, KY. 40962. There will be a high level of interaction with the general public. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-ED) program assistant will be responsible for teaching limited resource individuals and families about food selection and preparation for an adequate diet. Other topics include food safety and planning food purchases within available funds to provide maximum nutritional value. Recruit youth, individuals and families to participate in the (SNAP-Ed) Program. Teach food selection, preparation, food safety, and planning food purchases on limited funds. Recruit and support volunteer leaders for 4-H type nutrition related programs. Recruit youth and attend special interest and camping programs and assist with presenting foods demonstrations and information at these programs. Refer to county extension agents the names, needs and interest of potential 4-H members, leaders and potential adult participants in areas other than nutrition. Keep and submit required records in including computer and web based reports promptly. Attend all training conferences. Must have dependable transportation and valid drivers license.
All programs of the Clay County Extension Office serve all clientele, ensuring that all youth and adults have an equal opportunity to participate in Extension programs regardless of race, gender, age, color, sex, religion, disability or national origin. To apply for this position, a UK online application must be submitted to: www.uky.edu/HR/ukjobs. The qualifications and job responsibilities may also be viewed on the website. Application Deadline is 11-03-2014. For more information or for assistance, call (606) 598-2789.
The University of Kentucky is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from minorities and women.