Extension Assistant – Nutrition Education Program (Douglas/Sarpy Co)

  • Omaha

Website University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Nebraska Extension)

Transform lives by teaching (planning and implementing) and evaluating approved educational programming in basic nutrition, food preparation and resource management, physical activity, and/or other grant specific deliverables for low-income audiences in assigned counties.

Must be able to access learner at appropriate places and times. Ability to travel within service area. Position is located in Douglas/Sarpy Counties. Criminal history background check and driving record check will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program.

Minimum Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Degree must be completed by start date. Demonstrated ability to teach. Ability to keep accurate records and prepare reports. Must have a valid driver’s license and meet University driver eligibility requirements.

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in Nutrition, Exercise and Health Sciences or closely related field. Experience with health related work through other organizations as an employee or volunteer. Previous teaching experience. Previous work with low-income individuals or community groups. Excellent interpersonal, communication, leadership and teamwork skills. Knowledge of spreadsheet, presentation and data management software preferred. Previous experience with program implementation and evaluation a plus. Ability to speak language(s) other than English, Spanish preferred.

View requisition S_221025 at http://employment.unl.edu for details and to apply. As an EO/AA employer, the University of Nebraska considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See https://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

To apply for this job please visit employment.unl.edu.