Nutrition Specialist, Healthy Living Initiative

We are currently seeking part-time Nutrition Specialists to work on-site at our after-school programs. They will work at a designated program location and will be part of a wellness team dedicated to improving nutrition and increasing physical activity for students at their respective site.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conduct cooking and nutrition education classes/workshops for students, grades Pre-K through 12
  • Attend all trainings and meetings as determined by Health Coordinator
  • Advocate healthier eating for kids and staff, both on- and off-site
  • Document student activities, participation, and services provided
  • Assist with special projects and events
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualification, Skills and Knowledge Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition or related field with 1-2 years of relevant work experience; working knowledge of community nutrition preferred
  • Knowledge of healthy cooking practices
  • Some experience working with youth
  • Comfortable working in various urban settings and with diverse populations
  • Team-oriented with strong organizational and collaborative skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Must be available to work after-school hours and evenings

To be considered, interested applicants must submit a cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word Document to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  Be sure to include "Nutrition Specialist" in the subject line.  No telephone inquiries or recruiters please. Replies will only be sent to qualified applicants. HCZ is an EOE.