The Office of Extension and Engagement is seeking an Open Campus & Juntos Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, professional faculty position. This position will be located in Redmond, Oregon.
This OSU Open Campus & Juntos Coordinator is a team member of the Division of Extension and Engagement, OSU Open Campus and has regional responsibilities. This professional faculty position is located in Redmond, Oregon. This position is supervised by the Central Regional Director and decisions regarding this position are in consultation with the supervision team.
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 community and economic development, career and college access, and degree completion/support.
This OSU Open Campus & Juntos Coordinator provides local leadership, coordination and foster partnerships needed to advance and sustain the OSU Open Campus.
This position will require traveling to meet with local officials, education and community agencies, employers and economic development staff, k-12 schools, conferences, and individuals 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.
About the division: The Division of Extension and Engagement (Division) is core to Oregon State University's mission. The Division helps create real solutions and positive impact across Oregon and beyond. The Division is aligned under the leadership of the Vice Provost for Extension and Engagement. To learn more about our Division and its core units and initiatives, please visit our webpage: https://engagement.oregonstate.edu/.
OSU Extension programs, partnerships and volunteer opportunities are focused on:
Healthy communities and economies
Resilient and productive forestry and natural ecosystems
Sustainable agriculture, food systems, and gardening
Thriving youth, individuals and families
Commitment to inclusive excellence: Oregon State University is committed to creating and maintaining compassionate and inclusive learning and working environments for all learners, visitors and employees. We envision collaborative community environments that enhance civility and embrace diversity. All employees are responsible for achieving this commitment. This commitment includes, but is not limited to, complying with Civil Rights and Language Access regulations. In addition, this OOC Education Coordinator will design, develop, maintain and/or carry out Division programs to ensure that educational programs and outreach activities serve diverse populations, including those that have been historically marginalized/excluded from participation.
Typically requires Bachelor's Degree in field relevant to program focus. May require certification or licensure as appropriate to the position.
Bachelor's degree in education, human development, youth development, or related field, OR Bachelor's degree with three years of relevant professional experience in education. Degree must be completed by date of hire.
Bilingual (English and Spanish) and Bicultural. Ability to engage Spanish speaking audiences through the utilization of bi-literate and bicultural skills.
Demonstrated excellent written and oral communication skills including the effective use of mass media.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity and inclusion.
Demonstrated ability to work as a team member with other professionals and volunteers.
Demonstrated ability to successfully interact with youth 5-19 years of age (Kindergarten through 12th grade) as well as adult learners.
Demonstrated ability to lead groups and to plan, organize, evaluate, manage, and delegate details associated with program management.
Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision and manage competing time demands.
General ability to use common computer software, including proficiency with information technology, web sites and social media.
Demonstrated ability to work with diverse audiences and to build community around culturally relevant programming.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in youth programs may have additional criminal history checks every 24 months.
This position requires driving a university vehicle or a personal vehicle on behalf of the university; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a motor vehicle history check, possess and maintain a current, valid driver's license in their state of residence, be determined to be position qualified and self-report convictions as per University Policy 05-030.
This position requires flexibility to work in a variety of settings and on evenings and weekends.
Travel will be required to deliver educational programming and services throughout Deschutes, Crook, and Jefferson Counties and Warm Springs.
Duties may require transporting educational materials and equipment, up to 30 lbs.
Oregon State is a leading research university located in one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation. Situated 90 miles south of Portland, and an hour from the Cascades or the Pacific Coast, Corvallis is the perfect home base for exploring Oregon?s natural wonders.Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality.Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the state?s Land Grant university and is one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. Oregon State is also the only university in Oregon to hold both the Carnegie Foundation's top designation for research institutions and its prestigious Community Engagement classification.As Oregon?s leading public research university, with $261.7 million in external funding in the 2011 fiscal year, Oregon State?s impact reaches across the state and beyond. With 12 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Extension offic...es, the Hatfield Marine Sciences Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon?s 36 counties, with a statewide economic footprint of $2.06 billion.Oregon State welcomes a diverse student body of over 26,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states and more than 100 countries. They can choose from more than 200 undergraduate and more than 80 graduate degree programs, including over 30 degrees online offered through Oregon State Ecampus. Oregon State increasingly attracts high-achieving students, with nationally recognized programs in areas such as conservation biology, agricultural sciences, nuclear engineering, forestry, fisheries and wildlife management, community health, pharmacy and zoology.Oregon State also ranks high in sustainability, fourth among universities nationwide for using renewable energy and first in the Pac-12 Conference. And our students literally help power the university: 22 exercise machines at Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality. For more information visithttp://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm.The 400-acre main campus in Corvallis includes a Historic District, making Oregon State one of only a handful of U.S. university campuses listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The district includes such icons as Weatherford Hall, the Memorial Union and Benton Hall, the oldest building on the oldest building on campus.OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.