Green County UW-Extension Summer Assistant

Under the general direction of the 4-H Youth Development Educator and County Support Staff, this position is designed to support and expand 4-H youth development opportunities and other UW-Extension programs during the summer months. The Summer Assistant will increase his/her knowledge of youth development programs, volunteer development, community partnerships, office operations, and UW-Extension. This summer position provides valuable pre-professional experience for youth development, educational, agricultural, and community based careers. Print the Summer Assistant Position Description 2018 for review.

Applications are due March 1, 2018 and to receive full consideration, you must submit all of the following documents by the application deadline.

  1. Cover Letter (up to 1 page) in which you summarize how your qualifications and professional aspirations match up with those of this position. Please note that your response will be evaluated not only for content but for written communication skills as well. You are encouraged to refer to formal education, training, pre-professional work history, volunteer work and any related life experiences in your response.
  2. Professional Resume, including related education, work history, volunteer experience, and relevant 4-H or youth program experience.
  3. Contact Information for Three Professional References— including at least one person who has been your immediate supervisor. For each reference, please indicate the nature of your relationship and include their title, email address, and telephone number.
  4. Application for Employment found on the Green County Employment Opportunities website, under the Forms section, as a PDF or fillable PDF form.

For more information, please contact Ellen Andrews, 4-H Youth Development Educator, at 608-328-9440 or a ellen.andrews@ces.uwex.edu .