Career Opportunity – Food & Nutrition Services AmeriCorps Member
CCCNMO is seeking a new AmeriCorps Member to:
|Work directly with our leadership to research, conceptualize, develop, and implement a comprehensive food and nutrition services program, including a client choice food pantry and nutrition education programming. |
Establish relationships with the local food bank; develop program policies and procedures, researching and develop nutrition curriculum, develop a volunteer network, processes, and guidelines for volunteers.
The AmeriCorps member will use the American Heart Association’s Healthy for Life education program designed to change behaviors regarding food and nutrition. The AmeriCorps member will demonstrate cooking techniques and prepare delicious and healthy food with the help of volunteers, enabling clients to acquire new skills to prepare more nutritious meals. The AmeriCorps member will provide culturally relevant healthy recipes to clients, increase their level of comfort with healthy foods, & educate clients on budgeting and shopping for healthy foods.
|Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Stipend , Living Allowance , Health Coverage , Relocation Allowance , Training .|
Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours .
|Service Areas :|
Health , Neighborhood Revitalization , Education , Community Outreach , Hunger , Children/Youth , Elder Care .
General Skills , Communications , Public Health , Social Services , Public Speaking , Education , Team Work .