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Alpha & Omega Nutrition Program, Inc. is looking for an intern to assist with all aspects of operations of non-profit events and nutritional education organization. The mission of Alpha & Omega is to make nutrition a priority for children in daycare by educating childcare providers.

Job Description

Working with the Executive Director and Program Administrator, your responsibilities will include:

 Coordinating media campaigns to publicize our program

 Keeping our online presence up-to-date

 Maintaining our email/communications database

 Assisting with planning and execution of innovative activities that inspire audiences to adopt healthy habits

 Helping to plan client and community events Depending on your interests, you can also gain experience:

 Documenting events with video, photography and blogging

 Educating adults and kids about nutrition

 Raising money in a nonprofit organization

 

Your Qualifications

*Strong interest in the following fields:

 Non-profit

 Project Management

 Marketing

 Early Childhood Education/Nutrition

 Early Childcare

 Event Planning

 Fundraising

 Corporate Communications

*Knowledge of Child and Adult Care Food Program preferred

*Excellent computer skills, and great research, writing and speaking skills

*Internet Access

 

The Details

This is an unpaid internship. Minimum 6 hours a week, including some weekends and evenings. Work at our office and telecommute.

To Apply, send an email to: zanieshadavis@alphaomegafnp.org with “internships” in the subject line.

In observance of World Cancer Day 2014, St. Jude, the YMCA of Memphis and the Mid-South, the Tennessee Cancer Coalition (TC2) and the Shelby County Health Department will host a Health Fair at the Shelby Farms Visitors Center Saturday, February 1, from 9 a.m. to noon. Throughout the morning, fitness and nutrition experts will discuss how incorporating regular exercise and making sound food selections that include a variety of foods each day, is essential to a healthy lifestyle. Local organizations will have informational booths onsite to provide fun activities such as yoga and a fun run. You are invited to take part in this morning of fitness and education.

 

HDN & Family Service Worker-American Way – Memphis, TN

Posted:

Open Date: Jan. 13, 2014
Close Date: Jan. 20, 2014
DESCRIPTION The Health Disabilities and Nutrition/Family Service Worker will be responsible for assisting the Supervisor to provide social work/case management services to parents and children from 6 weeks to three (3) years of age.

QUALIFICATIONS *High School Diploma or GED; Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Social Services or related field preferred. *One (1) or more year of experience in social service/education setting. *Bi-lingual candidates in Spanish preferred to provide translation services to clients. *Knowledge of community resources. *Ability to work effectively with parents and staff to improve the quality of life for their children. *Ability to work with all organizational levels while maintaining the highest ethical standards, to perceive and deal with sensitive issues while maintaining objectivity & confidentiality, and to work as a team player assisting all employees as necessary. *Good administrative and organizational skills to determine workload priorities to maintain accurate information so that it is readily researched and retrieved with a strong attention to detail. *Strong interpersonal, communication (oral and written) to include good reading skills.