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Part-Time AmeriCorps Farm to School Nutrition Educator

Actively Recruiting

Openings

5 currently recruiting

Service Dates

January 2, 2019 - August 14, 2019

Application Window

December 17, 2018 - January 11, 2019

Locations

  • Arbor Vitae, WI
  • Ashland, WI
  • Green Bay, WI
  • Spooner, WI
  • Washburn, WI

Contact Information

Kara Ignasiak
(715) 214-6080
americorpsf2s@dpi.wi.gov

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Half-Time AmeriCorps Farm to School Nutrition Educator

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Description

Nutrition Educators will help teachers and school food service directors by developing and implementing nutrition programs that will educate children about the benefits of making healthy eating choices. Members will assist with creating and implementing healthy food curricula including school or community garden development, cooking in the classroom programs or field trips to farms, and work with schools to help implement wellness programs. Members will share information with other Members to create a statewide network; and provide data and information to be used in a best practices guide that can be used by other schools.

Nutrition Educators will help teachers and school food service directors by developing and implementing nutrition programs that will educate children about the benefits of making healthy eating choices. Members will assist with creating and implementing healthy food curricula including school or community garden development, cooking in the classroom programs or field trips to farms, and work with schools to help implement wellness programs. Members will share information with other Members to create a statewide network; and provide data and information to be used in a best practices guide that can be used by other schools. Read More

Living Allowance

$583 - $583 monthly

Benefits

Education award upon successful completion of service, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance

Additional Benefits

- All members positions - attendance at a professional conference, ongoing professional development opportunities and training, student loan deferment - 900 hourmembers - total living allowance = $7,000; education award (upon successful completion) = $2,960 - 675 hour members - total living allowance = $5,250; education award (upon successful completion) = $2,2555.34 - 450 hour members - total living allowance = $3,500; education award (upon successful completion) = $1,566.14 - 300 hour members - total living allowance = $2,350; education award (upon successful completion) = $1,252.91

Education Benefits

GED/High School Diploma

Education Requirements

GED

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Car recommended
Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Education & Youth, Environment, Health & Nutrition

Weekly Hours

20

Service Type

Combination of direct and indirect service

Service Environment

Indoor and Outdoor

Placement

Team Placement

Service Setting

Charter School, Community-based Nonprofit, Early Childhood Program, Elementary School, Health Clinic/Other Health Organization, High School, Hospital, Middle School, Private School, Recreation or Youth Center, School-based Nonprofit, School District, Social Enterprise (nonprofit)

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities, Professional Activities

Contact Information

Kara Ignasiak
(715) 214-6080
americorpsf2s@dpi.wi.gov

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Half-Time AmeriCorps Farm to School Nutrition Educator

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