Community Nutrition Educator – Albany, NY
CCE of Albany County is seeking
full time Community Nutrition Educator for the Eat Smart New York (ESNY)
This position provides input
into the planning for and conducts the implementation of public nutrition
education to improve healthy food and lifestyle choices among SNAP and
SNAP-eligible families and individuals encompassing all age groups throughout
the Greater Capital Region. As part of the Capital Region Eat Smart New York
Program (ESNY), this position works closely with the team of Nutrition
Educators, administrative staff, and the Project Manager. This position also
collaborates with the ESNY staff conducting social marketing and policy,
systems, and environmental change activities.
include but are not limited to the following: Bachelor of Arts or Science degree in Nutrition,
Public Health, Health Education, or related field (Associate’s degree in
Nutrition, Public Health, Health Education, or related field plus 2 years
transferrable program/functional experience may substitute for a Bachelor’s
degree) and a minimum of 1 year related work or volunteer experience providing
nutrition or health education to target audiences. Ability to initiate, plan,
organize, implement, teach, and evaluate informal educational programs. Ability
to meet the frequent travel requirements associated with this position. A valid
NYS driver’s license with the ability to drive and a driving record acceptable
for agency insurance coverage are required. Ability to meet background check
requirements. Ability to frequently lift, move or transport supplies and
equipment, climb stairs with or without reasonable accommodation. Knowledge of
diverse audiences (including at-risk audiences) and Capital Region communities.
Commitment to working in limited income urban settings with diverse program
participants and the community based agencies that serve them.
All applications must be
received on-line by August 9, 2018. Position closing dates may change
based on Association needs. To apply and for further details:
This is a full time position,
37.5 hours per week. Compensation of $20.77per hour. Excellent
benefits, based on eligibility, including: 21 Vacation days, 12 Sick days
and 3 Personal days annually – plenty of time for work/life balance and travel!
12 Paid Holidays annually, NYS Health Insurance Program (including Dental
Insurance), NYS Retirement and much more.