Program Asst. SNAP-Ed Darke County
This is a grant funded position which is renewable by the sponsor agency and by OSU.
The goal of SNAP-Ed is to improve the likelihood that persons eligible for SNAP food benefits will make healthy food and lifestyle choices that prevent obesity. Work with limited supervision and work with community partners to identify and implement education programs and Policy, System, and Environmental (PSE) efforts. Use standardized curriculum materials to teach nutrition, food resource management and other related topics to adults, youth and/or families of lower income in a variety of diverse community settings. Use standardized evaluation instruments to assess program participants’ knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors to determine educational needs and impacts. Identify needs and opportunities to implement and sustain PSE efforts to address access to healthy food and physical activity in the community. Participate in staff development and training opportunities to enhance knowledge of evidence-based teaching methods for nutrition education, and knowledge of nutrition and physical activity topics. Participate in staff development and training opportunities to enhance knowledge and implementation of PSE efforts in the local community. Participate in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) professional development.
This position is located in Darke County (Greenville) Ohio
Final candidates are subject to successful completion of a background check. A drug screen or physical may be required during the post offer process.
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