Date Posted: April 5, 2023

Deadline: April 13, 2023

Organization: Clemson University

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

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Wages/Salary: Inquire with job provider.


Minimum high school diploma.  Must  live in the assigned county currently.  Must demonstrate basic computer skills,  use effective verbal, writing, and listening skills, and have the  physical ability to transport supplies  and equipment  (less than  50 lbs.).  Must  have and maintain  a valid driver's  license.  Must meet travel  requirements  (ongoing within the county and out-of-county travel for training as  required during the year).  Rare but possibly need to work flexible hours, including weekends and evening.  Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.  

Job Description:

Expanded  Food  and Nutrition  Education  Program  (EFNEP)  is a federally funded  nutrition  educatioprogram in South  Carolina since 1969. The mission of EFNEP  is to empower individuals, families, and youth with  limited  resources to acquire  knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behavior changes necessary to maintain nutritionally sound diets and enhance personal development.

Under the general supervision  of an EFNEP Specialist/Supervisor, the EFNEP Program Assistant (NutritioEducator) will:

•       Identify and recruit eligible participants  using marketing strategies to encourage enrollment into EFNEP.

•       Recruit a target number of eligible limited  resource adults/caregivers of children (aged  5-19), such as  parents, grandparents, and guardians, who purchase and prepare food for their children/families and enroll them  in groups and individual home visits.•       Recruit and enroll a target number of eligible limited          resource children (aged  5-19)  into group education sessions delivered at schools, churches, after-school programs, camps, and other community locations.

•       Create and maintain  a  professional  network of community resources (individuals, institutions, agencies,  and organizations) to obtain  program participant referrals and assistance with  program implementation.

•        Plan and prepare lesson plans, activities, and materials from  EFNEP-approved Curricula  and deliver intensive education to EFNEP  participants  in general  nutrition,  physical activity, food preparation, food safety, and food  resource management.

•       Using approved standardized  curricula,  use creative teaching techniques that build on participant learning styles, strengths, and prior knowledge.

•       Collect, document, and report data  related to participant demographics, enrollment,  lesson delivery,  and program completion daily, weekly, and monthly.

•     Serve as an upstanding representative of Clemson  University


Temporary: Life of the Grant.
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Application Process:
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Employer Address:

105 North University Street
Greenwood, SC 29648
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.