University of Maryland Extension

Forest Hill , MD

FSNE Nutrition Educator and Project Leader - Harford County

University of Maryland Extension
Forest Hill, MD Full-time
Posted on August 31, 2018

Department: University of Maryland Extension (UME)-Family & Consumer Sciences-Food Supplement Nutrition Education

Position Title: FSNE Nutrition Educator and Project Leader —Harford County

Position Summary: This posting is for a 12 month, term appointment. The full-time position is part of the Food Supplement Nutrition Education program (FSNE) conducted by the University of Maryland Extension. The educator will deliver nutrition education programs to low income residents in Harford County  with emphasis on reaching food stamp recipients.  The position will be housed at the Harford County Extension Office in Forest Hill, MD

Responsibilities Include:

  • Serve as Project Leader for Harford County FSNE Project.
  • Develop the FSNE annual proposal with input from collaborators.
  • Manage FSNE project budget, including tracking and documenting expenditures.
  • Plan and conduct nutrition education programs for food stamp participants in Harford County.
  • Collaborate with local food assistance programs to develop and distribute nutrition information.
  • Develop and maintain collaborative relationships with community organizations to plan, implement, and evaluate programs and seek new partnerships to deliver nutrition education programs, with a focus on multi- level interventions as depicted in the Socio-EcologicalModel.
  • Use FSNE evaluation instruments to conduct program assessment and report formative, process, and outcome evaluation data.
  • Attend FSNE staff development programs and participate in monthly conference calls.

 

EOE. Please apply online at https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/63024 by September 24, 2018.