This regional UF position will be based out of the Sarasota County Extension office. It is for a full-time Coordinator who will provide district-wide leadership and support of the FL Farm to School program’s goals and objectives in each of the five University of Florida IFAS’s Extension Districts. The Coordinator will promote and expand Farm to School activities at the multi-county level within an extensive and diverse statewide network of school authorities, parents, and children; farmers and distributors; University of Florida Extension faculty and administrators; staff of federal and state agencies; and representatives from other public and private organizations. Responsibilities include supporting county and state faculty in the design and development of nutrition education and/or agricultural production training programs to support Farm to School program priorities, maintaining communication among team members as well as designing, leading and participating in extension trainings, outreach events and team meetings.
For details on the salary and qualifications of this position, please, see https://jobs.ufl.edu/postings/34558
Robert A. Kluson, Ph.D.
AG/NR Extension Agent III
UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County
Community Services Business Center
6700 Clark Road, Sarasota, FL 34241
(941) 861-9849 (Ofc)
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