University of Illinois Extension is a statewide network of professionals dedicated to creating local community impact and statewide transformation. We do this by translating research and knowledge into practical programs for Illinois residents. Our programs target youth and adults, individuals and families, as well as business owners and community leaders.

Our staffing needs are diverse, but we often have openings for those with an interest in education, agriculture, environmental stewardship, foods and nutrition, and community development. And we are always on the lookout for those individuals gifted in office administration, program planning, IT, and communications! 

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Current Openings

Tazewell 4-H Program Coordinator (part-time)

University of Illinois Extension seeks a detail-oriented, collaborative, self-directed person, with good people and technology skills, for an Extension Program Coordinator position that will work with the current 4-H program coordinator, unit 4-H team, and Tazewell 4-H volunteers to support the Tazewell 4-H program. This position will assist in coordination and planning of 4-H youth educational opportunities and volunteer roles in Tazewell County along with many unit-wide 4-H programs.

The staff member implements quality research-based educational programs primarily in the areas of 4-H youth development, under the supervision of the County Director and in collaboration with the unit 4-H team.

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