Maryland 4-H Mission

The Maryland 4-H Youth Development Program provides a supportive and inclusive setting for all youth to reach their fullest potential in a diverse society. Youth learn beneficial and cognitive life skills through community-focused, research-based experiential education programs.

Our Vision

Maryland 4-H aspires to be a recognized leading youth development program that inspires youth and adults to learn, grow and work together as catalysts for positive change.

Opportunities for all

We build our work teams with the same mission and vision. We wish to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. 

The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs, and activities, and admissions.

Career Opportunities

  • 4-H Agent Associate in Carroll County, MD

    The Agent Associate, in cooperation with the Extension Educator, will work in support of the Carroll County 4-H Youth Development Extension program. The Agent Associate is responsible for planning, implementing, and evaluating specific components of the Carroll County 4-H program. The position coordinates collaboration on educational programs among partners, outreach to clientele, and related activities. The Agent Associate is also responsible for meeting the needs and interests of a diverse audience of youth ages 5-18 as well as adult volunteers. The Agent Associate will function as an active member of the Carroll County 4-H team working under the direction of the State 4-H Program Leader and Area Extension Director with local programming leadership from the county tenure-track 4-H Educator. This position is a full-time 12-month term appointment.

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