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ASHF, Nutrition & Health Coordinator
The Nutrition & Health Program Coordinator will support our organizational-wide project by researching and developing a nutrition and health program for our clients including curriculums, strategies for waste reduction, and informational messaging to be displayed across our buildings. This position will work directly with the Food Service and Education departments to implement best practices for creating a stronger nutritional awareness and healthy lifestyles program for our residents. In our facilities, we feed residents 3x a day making it the ideal place for them to learn more about nutrition and healthy living. In this work, the VISTA member will assist A Safe Haven in fighting poverty and increasing the services we can offer residents by designing a program that empowers residents to lead healthy lives. The VISTA member will also have opportunities for professional development in both technical skills and leadership competencies.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : - Research nutrition and health programs and present to the Director of Food Services - Collaborate with our partners at University of Illinois Chicago Health to design a year-round nutrition and health program specifically for our clientele (individuals who are experiencing homelessness and substance use) - Research best practices for food waste reduction and create standards for the Food Service department - Design informational messaging about nutrition and health for our clients - Research best practices for designing healthy, balanced meals and present to Director of Food Service
Program Benefits : Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  One Free Meal Per Day . 
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Terms :
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Hunger ,  Education ,  Homelessness ,  Housing ,  Veterans ,  Health . 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Education ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Public Health ,  Team Work ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  Community Organization ,  Writing/Editing ,  Non-Profit Management ,  General Skills . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

ASHF, Nutrition & Health Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
06/06/2022  -   06/05/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS   Chicago  

Accepting Applications
From  03/29/2022  To  05/20/2022 

Contact Jennifer Heyside
2750 W Roosevelt Road
Chicago   IL   60608

Listing ID 109801