Job Postings enable you to post your own job and find other job listings offered by APLU members. This service is free for APLU members. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 4-H Youth Development Advisor for volunteer engagement will implement an grounded in positive youth development theory and practice to enhance and improve volunteer engagement in the 4-H and other youth development programs in Placer and Nevada Counties. The impacts and outcomes of this work will support the implementation of research-based best practices to expand and enhance volunteer engagement in youth programs.
The 4-H Youth Development Advisor for volunteer engagement will partner and collaborate with youth agencies to expand or incorporate the use of volunteer educators in 4-H, camps, school programs, after school programs and throughout the community. In turn, volunteer educators will be activated to extend and expand the reach of positive youth development experiences for youth in collaboration with subject matter experts on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), Healthy Living, Civic Engagement, Leadership Development and College and Career Readiness. In doing so, the 4-H Youth Development Advisor for volunteer engagement will prepare and engage youth serving organizations in utilizing volunteers to deliver programs that help youth develop into healthy, thriving, self-directed, productive citizens.
The advisor will work with and provide a point of connection for families and youth, local youth development professionals, UC ANR advisors, specialists, and relevant program teams to address positive youth development strategies for volunteer development across all 4-H critical and emergent issues, including science literacy, and healthy living.
Education: A minimum of a master's degree or other advanced degree in education, youth/child development, human development, volunteer engagement, volunteer development or other related fields is required at the time of appointment.
Salary: The beginning salary will be in the Assistant CE Advisor Rank and commensurate with applicable experience and professional qualifications. For information regarding CE advisor series salary scales, please refer to: https://ucanr.edu/sites/anrstaff/files/358478.pdf