Farm Smart Community Education Specialist 1 - Holtville, CA, Job ID 35056

County Location: Imperial County

Date Posted: April 29, 2022
Closing Date: May 29, 2022

Under direct supervision, lead the development and promotion of Farm to School activities in schools and the community. This position will connect educators, school administrators, food service staff, food banks, farmers, and local agencies in farm to school efforts through conferences, tours, and educational programming. Conduct group nutrition education classes, activities and community events (as required) using UC approved curricula, may provide food demonstrations and food tastings, and distribute educational materials to community partners. May assist to recruit program participants to meet established enrollment and outcome requirements, and track and maintain required program-related paperwork, inventory, activity reports, and other documentation. Assist with planning special events in collaboration with program leadership and community partners, and work to establish relationships with new partners. With direct supervision, may be responsible for collecting and compiling enrollment documentation, evaluation data, maintenance and delivery of nutrition education curricula inventory, and report writing. Participate in approved training and development activities to learn and maintain programmatic and subject matter competence. Perform data entry of program-related paperwork into shared database.

This position will promote, in all ways consistent with the other responsibilities of the position, accomplishment of the Affirmative Action goals established by the Division.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy.  All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. Please refer to Appendix F, Section II.C. of the policy for the deadlines applicable to new University of California employees.  (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.)  Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.


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