About the Job

Job Title

Outreach Programs Coordinator

Job Category

Community Educator


All Faiths Food Bank
Sarasota, FL, Florida 34240

Job Description and Requirements

POSITION: Outreach Programs Coordinator
REPORTS TO: Director of Nutrition Education
STATUS: Non-Exempt

For nearly 25 years, All Faiths Food Bank has offered food and hope to the hungry. Our mission is to feed those in need and educate the community about hunger and nutrition. In 2012, All Faiths helped feed more than 41,000 people through our network of 180 member agencies and programs in Sarasota and DeSoto Counties. Last year, All Faiths distributed a record 5.7 million pounds of food equating to 5 million meals.

The Outreach Programs Coordinator is responsible for supporting the Director of Nutrition Education in the development, implementation and evaluation of All Faiths Food Banks nutrition, outreach and education programs. This includes day-to-day oversight, as well as development, administration, grant management, program tracking and evaluation for all school-based programs, including, but not limited to, the BackPack Kids Program, School-Based Pantry Program, and SnackPack Program. A primary function will be to ensure that these programs are carried out in support of the mission at the highest standard for those children, families, volunteers, donors, and schools that are part of these programs.

Oversee BackPack Kids Program, SnackPack Program, and School-Based Pantries through:
o Coordination with the Food Banks warehouse
Develop nutritionally balanced 8-week cycle menu and nutrition fact sheets
Create pic lists of products to Warehouse Manager
Create delivery/pick up schedules for all packing sites
o Management of participating schools
Provide training on online ordering to create bi-weekly school-based pantry orders
Provide ongoing communication and support
Respond to any identified needs or concerns in a timely manner
o Identification and recruitment of new sponsoring organizations
Prepare and present program at speaking engagements
o Maintenance of detailed records tracking
o Recruitment and training of new volunteers
Assist with other community education programs including but not limited to:
o Cooking Matters
o Growing Healthy Kids
o Hunger 101
o Kids Cafés
o Veggie Mobile
o The Tasting Table Program
Perform other administrative duties, as necessary

Bachelors degree required in public health, dietetics, education or related field
Detail oriented with strong organizational, analytical and planning skills
Reliability, timeliness, and follow-through are essential
Ability to multi-task effectively
Ability to work independently
Strong writing and computer skills required
Experience in public speaking
Background in working directly with children, teens, adults, and senior citizens preferred
Willingness to adopt a flexible a work schedule
Some travel required


Jill Collins, RD, LD (Director of Nutrition Education)

Please mail a cover letter and a resume to:
Jill Collins, Director of Nutrition Education
All Faiths Food Bank
8171 Blaikie Ct., Sarasota, FL 34240

Or send via email to jcollins@allfaithsfoodbank.org with subject line of Outreach Coordinator.

No phone calls will be accepted.

Deadline: July 5th, 2013
No phone calls please. [tel]
941-371-0582 [fax]

[posted Jun 10, 2013]

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