$56,100/year commensurate with education and experience
Comprehensive benefits package: https://www.hr.msu.edu/benefits/index.html
Campus, East Lansing, Michigan
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Provides oversight for growth and management of the MSU Extension AmeriCorps Planning Grant and the Michigan 4-H HealthCorps grant. These grants focus on the enhancement of health and wellness education through a variety of delivery methods including 4-H clubs, Special Interest clubs, and family engagement activities/events.
You will collaborate with colleagues at MSU and MSU Extension who will provide leadership to the grant management. You will also work with a diverse network of partner groups that include the Michigan Community Service Commission, the Corporation for National and Community Services and National 4-H Council. You will collaborate with the 4-H HealthCorps Program Investigators, MSU Extension Grants Team, MSU Contracts and Grants Administration, MSU Extension Human Resources and the MSU Extension Business Office to develop appropriate policies and procedures to implement the grant and meet funder expectations.
Acting as a statewide point of contact, you will provide leadership to the Michigan 4-H HealthCorps AmeriCorps Program. This includes identifying and supporting host counties, leading member recruitment efforts, identifying member training needs, delivering some training, and day-to-day program management. You will work with MSU Extension and partners to secure match funding. You will lead efforts to write and submit grant reports and work with a team to develop and submit future AmeriCorps proposals.
Although negotiable, there will be space available for this position to work from the campus of Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.
This position may be eligible to utilize a flexible work environment, however, there is an expectation to work from a MSU Extension office. The needs, responsibilities, and opportunities of an individual’s position and office location drive the ability and amount of work-location flexibility.
Minimum Qualifications (see full description for complete list of requirements)
- Bachelor’s degree in a field of study related to non-profit administration, health, education, youth development, social work or related field must be earned by date of hire, with an expectation to complete a master’s degree in a related field within a specified period of time after employment.
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Application deadline is December 11, 2023.
MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer, committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. Michigan State University Extension employment opportunities are open to eligible/qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, religion, age, height, weight, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status, family status or veteran status. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. Persons with disabilities have the right to request and receive reasonable accommodations.
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