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Nutrition and Food Systems Educator - Warrensburg, NY
Nutrition and Food Systems Educator is responsible for delivering nutrition and
food system related programs. Programs are targeted to both youth and adults
and includes but is not limited to topics like nutrition, food preservation,
healthy living, garden-based nutrition, wild edibles, wild game, food systems,
farm-to-school, and other programs. The Educator serves as a subject matter
resource and often partners with community organizations and others to reach
the diverse audiences of Warren County.
Educator frequently collaborates in delivery of programs with other members of
the CCE Warren team and colleagues in regional and statewide programs.
- Bachelor’s degree.
Associate’s degree plus 2 years transferrable program/functional experience may
substitute for a Bachelor’s degree
- Experience relevant
to the role of the position.
- Ability to help
ensure diverse, equitable, and inclusive programs.
- Travel Requirements -
Ability to meet the regular travel requirements associated with this position.
A valid NYS driver's license with the ability to drive and driving record
acceptable for Association insurance coverage are required.
- Ability to work
flexible hours, which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.
- Program Skills –
Ability to effectively deliver related programs and trainings. Serve as an
effective subject matter resource. Maintain program data confidentiality.
- Communication &
Marketing Skills - Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing
with presenters, program participants, employees and others.
- Coordination Skills –
Ability to effectively coordinate program efforts including data management and
reporting, scheduling and coordinating programs and events, compiling and
maintaining materials and resources, following financial reporting
- Technology Skills -
Proficiency with or ability to learn Microsoft Office suite, database, internet
and virtual presentation software.
- Work Environment – In
addition to the Working Conditions; the work environment characteristics
described here are representative of those an employee encounters while
performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. This position
works in a typical office environment. In addition, the position regularly
lifts, moves, or transports program-related materials and equipment. This
position occasionally works in outdoor weather conditions, especially during
spring, summer, and fall growing seasons.
- Degree in nutrition,
health education, public health, or related field.
- Strong working
knowledge of nutrition science, food systems, youth development, and education.
- Previous experience
in marketing and communication.
- Familiarity with
programs like Women, Infants, and Children, Food Stamps, and Farm-to-School.
- Familiarity with food
systems, including wild edible and game.
- Working knowledge of
food preservation techniques.
is a full-time nonexempt (37.5 hours/week) position. Compensation paid at the
rate of $22 per hour. Excellent benefits, based on eligibility, including:
- Paid Vacation, Sick,
and Personal leave
- Paid Holidays
- NYS Health Insurance
Program (including free Dental Insurance)
- NYS Retirement
- Long-Term Disability
- Total Care Employee
Assistance Program (EAP)
- Tax Deferred Annuity
- Flexible Spending
- Group Universal Life
- Personal Accidental
- Legal Plan Insurance
- Long Term Care
- Auto and Homeowner’s
- Pet Insurance
- New York’s College
- ClearPoint Credit
All applications must be received on-line by November 18, 2022.Position closing dates may change based
on Association needs.
To Apply & For Further Details: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/CCE-of-Warren-County-Nutrition-and-Food-Systems-Educator---Warrensburg--NY_WDR-00034148
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
governmental agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities
listed and not with Cornell University.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an
employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and
Individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse
perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.
Last updated November 15, 2022