K-State Research and Extension, Frontier District #11, is accepting applications for an Extension Nutrition Assistant I for the Family Nutrition Program (FNP) to provide nutrition education to elementary children and limited resource families throughout the Frontier District and housed in Garnett. The position is 40 hours per week with a minimum requirement High School Diploma or GED.  Applicant must have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and reliable transportation, and must be able to transport educational materials.  Current rate is $10.68/hr plus benefits.  Applications will be accepted until January 8, 2015.  This position is limited term, ending 9/30/15 with the possibility of renewal.  
For more information Contact, Nancy Schuster at (785) 448-6826 or by email nschuste@ksu.edu .   Requisition number 179322; apply online at www.da.ks.gov/ps/esummary/es_online/frmes1.asp
KSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.  KSU encourages diversity among its employees.  Background check is required.

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Extension programs present useful information related to agriculture, lawn and garden, youth development, family life, foods and nutrition, healthy living, community development, and much more.  We serve the people of Osage, Anderson and Franklin Counties, with offices in Lyndon, Garnett  and Ottawa.  Our philosophy is to help people help themselves by taking university knowledge to where people live, work, play, develop, and lead.  We work at being responsive to the needs of the people by focusing our resources on providing quality information, education and problem-solving programs for real concerns.  The information we provide is researched based and unbiased.


Our Mission
"We are dedicated to a safe, sustainable, competitive food and fiber system and to strong, healthy communities, families and youth through integrated research, analysis and education."

Upcoming Programs
December 16, 2014
6:00 pm
Kelly 4-H Building
Coffey County Fairgrounds
Burlington, KS
December 17, 2014
1:30 pm and 6:30 pm
Community Building
Anderson County Fairgrounds
Garnett, KS
Corn Production Management School
January 9, 2015
AGCO Building
420 W. Lincoln Blvd
Hesston, KS
Exciting Flowers for Your Garden
January 14, 2015
10:00 am, 2:30 pm, and 6:30 pm
Garnett, Osage City and Ottawa, KS
January 15, 2015
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Celebration Hall
Franklin County Fairgrounds
Ottawa, KS
Corn Production Management School
January 16, 2015
Atchison Heritage Conference Center
710 S. Ninth
Atchison, KS
Winter Ranch Management
January 29, 2015
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Grace Community Church
310 E 8th Street
Overbrook, KS
Ag Stewardship
February 6, 2015
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Grace Community Church
Overbrook, KS
Sorghum School
February 13, 2015
Neosho County Community College
Ottawa, KS
Burn School
February 25, 2015
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost: $10 (book) and lunch donation
Old Depot
504 Market
Osage City, KS
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