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Partner Agency Technical Assistance Specialist AmeriCorps VISTA

The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri


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Published 4 months ago

Recurring
August 31, 2020
9:00am CDT
August 31, 2021
11:59pm CDT
Weekdays
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

The Partner Agency Technical Assistance Specialist will create resources and offer guidance for some of the programs The Food Bank operates, including a database to help pantries track the needs of their participants and a program to help participants make healthier choices when selecting food from food pantries. This role works directly with local hunger-relief partners to train partners on our assistance tracking system, solve problems that occur and enact improvements where applicable. The Food Bank is a drug-free workplace and equal opportunity employer.

Minimum Qualifications:

-Some College

-18 years or older

-U.S. citizen or permanent resident

-General computers skills

-Communication

-Team work

Duties:

·        Learn the various programs The Food Bank administers throughout our service area to more fully understand our mission and how reporting fits into daily operations

·        Develop procedures and best practices for pantries involved in our Healthy Nudges Program, which encourages participants to make healthy choices while shopping at pantries

·        Assist partner pantries in collection of data to increase effectiveness and impact of the shared participant tracking software (Oasis Insight)

·        Improve communication and program effectiveness by creating manuals, procedures, and best practices for other key areas within the Programs team

Benefits:

Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Living Allowance, Health Coverage*, Relocation Allowance if eligible, Training, Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend

*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit: http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare.


The Partner Agency Technical Assistance Specialist will create resources and offer guidance for some of the programs The Food Bank operates, including a database to help pantries track the needs of their participants and a program to…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

2101 Vandiver Drive, Columbia, MO 65202

How to Apply

To Apply:

Submit an Application here: Partner Agency Technical Assistance Specialist or https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=97870

To Apply:

Submit an Application here: Partner Agency Technical Assistance Specialist or https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=97870

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