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Hiring a Full-time program assistant serving Atchison County communities. Plan and deliver community based nutrition education targeting limited resource adults. Duties will include food demonstrations and community programs. Plus expand related community partnerships. B.S. in education, family and consumer sciences, dietetics or related field required. Contact K-State Research and Extension - Atchison County: Diane Nielson at dnielson@ksu.edu or Ray Ladd at cladd@ksu.edu.  KSRE is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Background check is required. Screening of applications begins February 10. To apply, submit letter of introduction and resume detailing related job skills, previous employment history and related references.

Successful Extension Education Delivery Model Considered Locally

Atchison and Leavenworth County Extension Councils plan to join 44 counties across the state who have formed extension districts. There are currently sixteen Kansas Extension Districts. Local discussions in regard to districting have been ongoing between the two counties since the fall of 2013. Local extension council members have developed a question and answer fact sheet to provide districting details to local citizens. Community members are also ... Continue Reading

A map of current Extension Districts can be viewed here.