Job Description
Urban Sprouts is seeking 24 individuals to join our Health and Nutrition Outreach team. The Health and Nutrition Outreach Workers will partner with Urban Sprouts’ staff to: lead nutrition activities at community events and farmers markets, lead simple cooking demonstrations and tastings to encourage healthy eating, and educate school and community members on healthy food choices, food access, and food justice issues.

Job Responsibilities
· Participate and attend outreach and nutrition education orientation
· Attend and/or lead at least two outreach events each month between January 2012 and September 2012, schedule based on your availability
· Partner with staff and students to lead nutrition education events at our partner school and to the general community

Desired Qualifications
· Interest in improving community health issues and/or personal and family health
· Demonstrated responsibility, commitment and initiative in a job, school commitment, or other project
· Strong oral communication skills; including public speaking skills, or a strong desire to improve and develop these skills
· Ability to work collaboratively and independently, flexible, enthusiastic, and a creative thinker
· Please note no prior experience necessary, we will provide training on how to become a Health and Nutrition Educator

This is a stipend position working approximately 20 hours total between January 1, 2012 and September, 2012 and with a total stipend of $250.