Extension Agent, Grainger County, Family & Consumer Sciences

Updated: 4 months ago
Location: Rutledge, TENNESSEE
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Extension Agent, Grainger County, Family & Consumer Sciences - 17000001DU 



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Extension Agent

  Family and Consumer Sciences


Rutledge, TN



Screening of applicants’ credentials will begin 10/22/2017 and will continue until the position is filled.


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Commensurate with training and experience. This position is funded jointly by UT Extension and Grainger County. Grainger County Government funds 22% of the position salary and benefits costs.



Group hospitalization and life insurance; State Retirement;

Workers' Compensation; study, sick and annual leave;

numerous University of Tennessee and state benefits programs,

including liberal time off for holidays, and longevity pay after

three years of service; reimbursement for official travel.


         Plan, execute and evaluate adult Family and Consumer Sciences educational programs.

         Secure and train volunteer leaders and serve as an educational resource for the Family and Consumer Sciences programs within the county.

         Meet with, advise and train leaders of organized Family and Consumer Sciences groups, including Family and Community Education Clubs.

         Responsible to the County Extension Director and must keep current on the latest research information in Family and Consumer Sciences.

         Provide leadership for a program of activities that meets the needs of all eligible clientele regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion or veteran status.

         Assume other duties as assigned.







         Bachelor's degree in Family and Consumer Sciences is required.

         A 2.7 cumulative GPA (BS degree on a 4-point scale) or an earned Master’s Degree is required. Preference will be given to applicants with a MS Degree, and/or work experience in a related field.

         A complete application package will include a 1) letter of interest, 2) a resume or curriculum vitae, 3) and official or unofficial transcripts showing degree(s) conferred.


 Please apply online by clicking this link: Apply for Extension Educator Positions  

     UT Extension                         Phone:    (865) 974-7245

     212 D Morgan Hall                Fax:        (865) 974-0882

     Knoxville TN 37996-4525    

E-mail:                                         UTExtensionPersonnel@utk.edu

Web Site:                                     http://utextension.tennessee.edu/


  Extension Service Professional 
Primary Location
  Grainger County 
Campus/Institute  Institute of Agriculture 
Job Posting
  Sep 22, 2017, 3:25:34 PM 

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