AmericCorps Position Available

One half-time nutrition educator position – NOW through August 2020

DESCRIPTION: Seeking self-motivated team player with a passion for inspiring healthful eating among youth and promoting local agriculture.

 

  • Provide lessons to students on healthy eating and natural foods
  • Develop Harvest of the Month materials
  • Work with school food service staff to source local foods
  • Plan community events that promote farm to school
  • Oversee school gardens and community volunteers

Additional information through Crawford County UW-Extension  call 608-326-0223.

BENEFITS: AmeriCorps member will receive a small bi-weekly stipend, student loan deferment, and a $3047.50 education award at the end of service. Other benefits include professional development and the opportunity to serve the community.

  • To apply please submit a resume and a letter of interest including a statement explaining why you think farm-to-school is important for Crawford County schools to Amy Mitchell at amy.mitchell@wisc.edu or mail to Crawford County UW Extension, 225 N. Beaumont Rd., Prairie du Chien, WI 53821.
  • Emailed applications are preferred.

For more information 608-326-0223 or email Amy Mitchell

This program is available to all, without regards to race, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, political affiliation or religion.