Post Date: 03/23/2020
Close Date: 05/31/2020
This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), fixed-term Juntos Coordinator position the Division of Extension and Engagement at Oregon State University. This position is funded by the Meyer Memorial grant for a period of two years, with the individual working 10 months out of a year over the two-year appointment period. This position will be located in Washington County. Reappointment will be at the discretion of the Open Campus Program Leader and the Juntos Statewide Director.
The Division of Extension and Engagement (Division) enhances access to enrichment and problem solving through reciprocal relationships for the exchange of knowledge and resources in partnership with individuals, communities, business, industries, government, and educational institutions.
OSU Open campus is a partnership among Oregon State University, the Association of Oregon Counties, many of Oregon’s Community Colleges, regional economic development groups, the K-12 education systems, the business communities and local government. The goal of OSU Open Campus is to provide local access to learning that meets the needs of individuals, families, businesses, and communities.
This Coordinator will be a team member of the Division and the OSU Open Campus and will have regional responsibilities. This Coordinator will provide local leadership, coordination and foster partnerships needed to advance and sustain the OSU Open Campus goals and the Juntos program, especially between school districts and community colleges within Washington, Multnomah, and Clackamas County.
Juntos is designed to empower Latino youth and families with knowledge, skills, and resources to prevent students from dropping out of high school and build the path to college. From 8-12 grand, the program offers a variety of tools; Juntos curriculums, school club, workshops, camps, community service, internships, collaborative projects with institutions and more. Juntos will actively support students learning from precollege to transfer lifelong learning.
This position will require traveling to meet with local officials, education and community agencies, employers and economic development staff, and individual as well as to fulfill the general work requirements of this position. Active and effective communication with staff and key stakeholders is critical to the success of this position and access to wireless services is necessary.
OSU and the Division value diversity & inclusion in the organization and audiences it serves. Team membership in the Division are expected to exhibit respect, value differing perceptions and world views, and encourage diversity & inclusion. Oregon State University and the Division are committed to maintaining and enhancing a collaborative and inclusive community that strives for equity and equal opportunity. All employees are responsible for helping to ensure that this commitment is achieved. This commitment includes, but it is not limited to, complying with Civil Rights and Language Access regulations. In addition, it is the responsibility of this Coordinator to design, develop, maintain and/or carry out programs to ensure that all people have equal program participation opportunities.
To review posting and apply, please visit http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/90058. Posting #P03687UF. Closing date: 05/31/2020. OSU is an AA/EOE/Vets/Disabled.
Complete details: https://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/90058