Just Say Yes to Fruits & Vegetables Nutrition Educator

This is a part-time year round position, 6 - 24 hours per week. 

Qualifications:

  • Registered dietitian or Dietetic Technician preferred
  • BS in Nutrition, Public Health or Health Education; OR
  • BS in another field with at least 3 credit hours in introductory nutrition and 6 credit hours in community health, public health, health education, food science; OR
  • AS in nutrition with 2 years community outreach and education experience working with low income populations
  • Must have 1 year community nutrition/public health experience; 2 years preferred
  • Strong computer skills
  • Bilingual skills a plus
  • Travel required with possible overnight travel

Essential Functions:

  • Just Say Yes to Fruits & Vegetables Nutrition Education.
  • Prepare for and conduct 6 nutrition education sessions with at least 50 SNAP eligible individuals per month using lesson plan materials provided.
  • Collect data and maintain accurate records using software.
  • Assist in the implementation of a comprehensive nutrition education and obesity prevention program for low-income individuals accessing emergency food programs.
  • Utilizing learner-centered teaching techniques to enhance effectiveness of nutrition education sessions.

Salary: $16.50 - $18.00 per hour

Apply online now or send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to hr@foodbankcny.org

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