Summer Food Service Program Fellow


Job Type

Full Time Temporary

Published:

05/04/2018

Start Date:

05/30/2018

Application Deadline:

05/30/2018

Address

5640 Maloney ave
Key West
Florida
33040
United States

Description


Hunger Free America Child Nutrition Fellowship Program

Summer 2018 Job Description


The Hunger Free America Child Nutrition Fellowship Program with the Star of the Sea Foundation (SOS) aims to create more food secure families and support nutritious food choices for children. Summer Fellows will 1) expand and support the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), 2) assist with nutrition education efforts, and 3) raise awareness of and eliminate barriers to SNAP and other food/nutrition-access services.  


Reports to: Nutrition Coordinator

Work Hours:      6:00 am – 2:30 pm

Time Period: Short-term position: May 30th – August 7th

Benefits: $10/hour


Hunger Free America Fellow Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct outreach in targeted communities of low-income individuals to raise awareness of the Summer Food Service Program;
  2. Work in the Community Kitchen to assist with all aspects of meal preparation and clean-up;
  3. Assist staff members at SFSP sites, which include childcare centers, summer camps, and community centers, to serve meals, complete daily & monthly paperwork, set-up and clean-up eating areas, and coordinate and/or lead enrichment activities;


Auxiliary Responsibilities:

  1. Work with the SOS Nutrition Team to develop a nutrition education curriculum to be implemented at SFSP sites and childcare centers;
  2. Conduct nutrition education classes and activities for children at SFSP sites and partner agencies;


Required Qualifications:

  1. High school diploma or higher
  2. Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  3. Experience in a restaurant or kitchen setting a plus, but not required
  4. Research experience a plus, or desire to learn more about nutrition education
  5. Knowledge or interest in child nutrition and hunger-related issues

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

mpowell@hungerfreeamerica.org

Please send a brief resume and statement of interest via-email to mpowell@hungerfreeamerica.org.


Please note this is a PAID temporary position ending on August 8th 2018


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