Use standardized curriculum materials to teach food, nutrition, food resource management, and other related topics to low-income adults, youth, and/or families as part of the Education branch of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP-Ed) in a variety of community settings; use standardized evaluation instruments to assess program participants’ knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors to determine educational needs and impacts; refer program participants to appropriate assistance programs; recruit adults for the program by collaborating with community agencies and programs, as well as using other tools of promotion; recruit youth for the program by collaborating with schools serving 50% or more free and reduced meals; participate in staff development and training opportunities to enhance knowledge of nutrition topics and successful methods for nutrition education; regular travel will be required throughout the county and occasionally to the state office and other regional locations around the state.
Position is located in Mt Gilead, Ohio.
Additional Information for Applicants::
This is a federally grant funded position, which is renewable annually by the sponsor agency and by The Ohio State University.
Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition, Family and Consumer Sciences, or other related field is required, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience teaching to a variety of audiences (youth/adult), and knowledge of nutrition or other health-related topics are both required.
Target Salary: $12.03 - $13.91 Annually
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%):
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
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