Twin Falls County Juntos 4-H Program Coordinator

  • University of Idaho
  • Caldwell, ID
  • Nov 17, 2020
Full time   Grants, Sponsored Programs, Research

Job Description

The coordinator will be trained in the Juntos 4-H Program including core components of Juntos 4-H which include family engagement, 4-H clubs, on-on-one success coaching & mentoring, and summer programming. Coordinator will work with identified middle schools and community partners to promote family involvement and focus on academic success, career exploration and college readiness activities of youth participant. This project will provide the culturally responsive, high quality community-based Juntos Program with year-round success coaching to a cohort of Latinx students starting in 8th grade and provide family engagement and assist youth in achieving academic success with an emphasis on going on to post-secondary education. During the summer, Juntos 4-H participants will engage in academically-focused, experiential learning, as well as workplace and campus visit experiences. An emphasis will be placed on building relationships between middle-school students and high school/undergraduate student mentors, academic advisors, career counselors, and business and community leaders. Major responsibilities include recruitment of students, organizing and implementing the academic year program, implementing in-school, bi-weekly 4-H clubs, academic year success coaching and completion of related documentation, maintaining contact with students and families throughout the academic year with bilingual family engagement workshops and events.

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