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Nutrition Educator

Community FoodBank of New Jersey
Hillside, New Jersey, United States
30+ days ago

Description

We're looking for Nutrition Educators again but in a specific location - Monmouth or Ocean Counties in New Jersey.  We are also asking that all candidates apply through our recruiting system:  https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=744acc80-e457-4fb2-aa00-b24eb73e5897&ccId=2760014851_7585&jobId=351750&source=CC3&lang=en_US

Nutrition Educator - Monmouth/Ocean County Region

Full Time
Hillside, NJ, US


 

The Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ) is looking for a Spanish speaking Nutrition Educator to assist in the delivery of a grant funded nutrition education program at multiple programs and sites as determined by the Regional Supervisor. This role will report directly to the Regional Supervisor.

The ideal candidate will be someone who has the ability to effectively plan and present lessons on nutrition and health promotion to a wide variety of target audiences in low-income communities.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist in meeting the grant funded nutrition education program goals by delivering health promotion efforts to target audiences that promote:
  • Physical activity
  • Healthy food choices
  • Engaging in a healthy lifestyle on a budget
  • Decreasing the risk of nutrition related chronic diseases
  • Assist in development, planning, and implementation of nutrition education and related activities for multiple programs, including Direct Nutrition Education, Interventions and Policy, Systems & Environmental Change interventions targeting youth, adults and seniors.
  • Assist in the proper documentation, tracking and organization of program data, implementation activities and material use.
  • Participate and assist in the planning of team/ regional/ SNAP-Ed all-staff trainings as requested.
  • Represent the program and CFBNJ and participate in local and/or regional coalitions and community events as requested.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Requirements

Qualified candidates will have Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Science/Dietetics. Bi-lingual language skills (English and Spanish) is required and prior experience providing nutrition education is preferred. Candidates must be at ease with public speaking and be comfortable working with youth and adults in limited resource communities. This position will have a varied work schedule that includes nights and weekends to meet the scheduling needs of partnering organizations and schools. Applicants must have a car as travel to various sites is required along with the capability to carry bulk materials as necessary; up to about 40 lbs. Technical aptitude (Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint) is essential for success, along with a positive, can-do attitude, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a high degree of self-motivation.   

Job Information

  • Job ID: 52608774
  • Location:
    Hillside, New Jersey, United States
  • Position Title: Nutrition Educator
  • Company Name: Community FoodBank of New Jersey
  • Industry: Education / Teaching / Administration
  • Job Function: Professional Services
  • Job Type: Full-Time

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