Food Access Program Coordinator
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|Posted On:||Thursday, 20th December 2018|
5060 Commercial Circle, Concord, California 94520
About Fresh Approach:
The mission of Fresh Approach is to create long-term change in local food systems by connecting California communities with healthy food from California farmers and expanding knowledge about food and nutrition. We accomplish our mission through a variety of programs, including the MobileFarmers’ Market; VeggieRx; Collective Roots Gardening; and the East Palo Alto Community Farmers’ Market. We believe that everyone should have equal access to healthy foods, and that the health of our communities and the livelihood of our local farmers should go hand-in-hand
Fresh Approach seeks a highly detail-oriented and organized individual with good public communication skills (English and Spanish) to provide program coordination for Fresh Approach’sfood access projects. The position is primarily responsible for supporting in-field operations forFresh Approach’s multiple program areas at sites throughout the East Bay. Primarily, the role willoperate our mobile farmers’ market two days a week. The coordinator will also conduct nutrition education classes at community sites around the East Bay. These classes are specifically tailored to low-income populations. The coordinator will also be trained across all Fresh Approach programs to support gardening education activities, outreach programs, and other duties as assigned.
To apply, please complete the easy web form listed under the position description onFresh Approach’s website (http://www.freshapproach.org/job-opportunities/). The form will collect standard application information and will require two distinct attachments:
Fresh Approach is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.