Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
Location: Duquesne, PA
The Nutrition Educator works as a member of the Partner Network Excellence Academy team to promote a culture of health in pantries and agencies participating in the Food Bankís network and assist in the implementation of the Healthy Pantry Initiative. The Educator will work with team members to develop strategic collaborations between the Food Bank and organizations in the nutrition sector, and will advise and educate pantry coordinators, staff and volunteers on sourcing healthy foods and encouraging clients to use those foods. The Educator will facilitate and support collaborative efforts that will connect pantry coordinators, staff and volunteers to nutrition resources and educational opportunities. The Educator may participate in and contribute to local, regional and national conversations around best practices for improving access to nutritious food and nutrition information for low income and food insecure individuals.