4-H Environmental Educator - Burton

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University of Georgia
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Athens, GA
recency icon Posted 09-10-2023

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Posting Details Position Details Posting Number G/R21312P Working Title 4-H Environmental Educator - Burton Department CAES-Burton 4-H Center About the University of Georgia Since our founding in 1785, the University of Georgia has operated as Georgia's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (). The proof is in our more than 235 years of academic and professional achievements and our continual commitment to higher education. UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA employs approximately 3,000 faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 40,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 10,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens. About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Employment Type Employee Additional Schedule Information Advertised Salary $12.75 per hour Anticipated Start Date 08/01/2023 Posting Date 04/21/2023 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Please email Burton 4-H Center Program Coordinator, Erine-Fay McNaught (), your application confirmation #, attached resume, cover letter and 3 work references. Location of Vacancy Burton 4-H Center - Tybee Island EOO Statement The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (). Duties/Responsibilities Duties/Responsibilities Independently lead, teach, manage K-12 grade students and chaperoning adults through multidisciplinary classes in an outdoor setting. Class subjects offered include a focus on coastal ecology, life science, earth science and marine science. Percentage of time 60 Duties/Responsibilities General support of overall center operations including and not limited to: maintenance and upkeep of facilities (dorms, classrooms, education materials, vehicles), operating a UGA (14-passenger) mini-bus, dining hall support and assistance, and projects as needed. Percentage of time 25 Duties/Responsibilities Animal care husbandry and maintenance for residential education reptiles, amphibians, marine invertebrates, coastal fishes, and more. Percentage of time 10 Duties/Responsibilities Lead staff responsibilities to support on-going reservations and guests. Percentage of time 5