Apply for the Positive Youth Development Extension Educator – Racine County position through Nov 16

Join us in making a positive impact in Racine County!

This Positive Youth Development Extension Educator position will primarily serve Racine County. The Extension Educator designs, delivers, and evaluates research-based educational programming and services aligned with the position’s programmatic focus. Initial programming focus will include:

  • Supporting the positive development of youth in their family and community environments by leading initiatives and collaborating with organizations and coalitions focused on county needs;
  • Expanding access to the full range of Extension educational programming for all youth, particularly in communities that are underrepresented in youth programming such as racial/ethnic minorities and those from low-income households;
  • Building the capacity of community organizations (including the 4-H Club Program) to address needs that affect youth and families, such as youth leadership, cultural competency, civic engagement, academic achievement and pathways to workforce readiness; and
  • Engaging youth in community development and the greater community in youth development through youth-adult partnerships (including Youth in Governance), community organizing, and resiliency practices to foster environments that support youth and community change.

This individual will apply the University of Wisconsin’s research, education and outreach resources to address locally identified needs and opportunities.

Application Deadline is Nov 16, 2018.

For a complete position description and how to apply, please visit

UW-Extension is an AA/EEO Employer.

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