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Bay Cove Human Services Nutritionist - Public Nutrition in Boston, Massachusetts

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Requisition Number:10289

Position Title:Nutritionist - Public Nutrition

Division:Kit Clark Senior Services

Program Name:Public Nutrition

Location:Boston

Hours:40

Schedule:Weekdays

Date Posted:09/16/2020

Responsibilities:Job Summary:

The SNAP-Ed Nutrition Educator works with staff and community partners to implement state SNAP-Ed Nutrition Education program objectives and annual targets. The goals and tasks of this program are community nutrition education that promotes healthy eating. Duties include providing nutrition and cooking education using approved curricula, working with partners on approved policy, systems and environmental projects, understanding program restrictions and recruiting qualifying audiences for classes, attending required meetings and trainings, and representing the program at approved community events. The position will enter all survey data collected and assist with other reporting duties.

Essential Functions of Position:

• Teach Nutrition Education curriculum: comfortable with face to face, written and electronic communication, including community presentations, tip sheets, to program participants.

• Understand and interpret healthy eating and cooking skills to qualified community members such as seniors (older adults)

• Recruit participants

• Planning and scheduling of classes

• Adhere to all food safety regulations

• Maintain and record all required survey data

Qualifications:Qualifications:

• Associate Degree in Nutrition or equivalent experience with nutrition coursework required

• Good presentation skills

• Must be able to lift 25lbs

• Good human relations skills and ability to work with a culturally diverse population

• The ability to organize, plan, prioritize, and complete tasks in a timely manner is essential

Driver's License Required?Yes

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