Location: East Meadow, NY
This position will serve as a Community Nutrition Educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Nassau County. The Community Nutrition Educator will primarily be responsible for the delivery of nutrition education to improve healthy food and lifestyle choices through our Community Nutrition Education program and the Nassau County Office for the Aging senior grant. Participants will include all age groups, including adults, seniors, and youth throughout Nassau County. Educational programming includes, but is not limited to: general nutrition, food preparation, food safety, and food budgeting. Other position responsibilities include, but are not limited to: recruitment of participants; promotion of programs by providing assistance in outreach and social media; collection and management of participant data ensuring confidentiality at all times; assistance in program content development; assistance in developing and maintaining relationships with community agencies; participation in on-going in-service education and staff meetings in Nassau County. This position will also assist with marketing efforts for programming in collaboration with supervisor and other nutrition educators.
Equal Opportunity Employment
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO,
Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
This is a temporary, non-exempt, part-time position, 25% FTE, 10 hours per week. The hourly rate for this position ranges from $21.00-$23.00 per hour depending upon experience. This position, based on eligibility, offers enrollment for the NYS retirement.
Pay Rate Type: Hourly
HOW TO APPLY:
Review of applications will begin immediately. Position will remain open until close of day on February 21, 2024 and until a qualified pool of candidates is obtained.
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External Applicants: (including current employees of other Cornell Cooperative Extension Associations) please refer to the Applying for a Job (External Candidate) document for additional guidance.
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The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform the essential functions of their job. If you require an accommodation so that you may participate in the selection process you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension Administrative Systems at (607) 255-6120, or via email at: email@example.com.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.
Last updated January 23, 2024