Manager of Nutrition Education
Company: United Dairymen of Arizona
Posted on: May 11, 2022
When you're looking for a refreshing drink, do you reach for a
glass of cold milk? Are you passionate about nutrition and teaching
others about living a healthy lifestyle? If so, the Dairy Council -
of Arizona is in need of someone like you!
The Manager of Nutrition Education is responsible for implementing
school wellness programs K-12 and serve as the information exchange
agent for sharing program information and resources within AZMP and
with DMI as appropriate. Implements programs highlighting dairy's
vital role in a healthy lifestyle and sustainable food system.
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Credential, or "RD Eligible," is
MANAGER OF NUTRITION EDUCATION PRIMARY FUNCTIONS AND
Engage, educate, and inform youth wellness partners about Dairy
Council - programs.
Work with partners to expand the reach, identify sponsors, and to
increase program impact
Engage and communicate with school stakeholders to recruit, retain,
and engage program advisors and students in promoting dairy's role
as part of a sustainable food system.
Work closely with other staff to facilitate success of the school
wellness initiative in Arizona
Oversee activation of the in-school and out of school wellness and
culinary programs, ensuring dairy messaging and dairy nutrition
education are communicated. Assist with implementation of dairy in
summer feeding program.
Communicate issues, concerns, questions, and success stories to
Establish leadership roles in school nutrition with targeted school
stakeholder and partner organizations to promote goals and
Participate in stakeholder conferences and meetings to further
program outreach and implementation.
Manage the Unified Marketing Plan specific to school account
development by planning, implementing, and evaluating programs
targeted to school food service directors.
Participate in Dairy Optimization meetings and planning as
Participate in forums and other planning/training sessions
administered by National Dairy Council -, DMI and other S/Rs as
Assist Manager of Sustainable Nutrition with health-related
conferences and programs as needed
Collaborate on local and national efforts on coordinated system to
manage potential crises in the dairy industry, communicating with
school stakeholders as needed.
Oversee distribution of nutrition education materials to K-12
Maintain, goals, objectives, and budget for local and national
Always maintain food safety and quality standards, resolving and/or
reporting compliance issues immediately.
MANAGER OF NUTRITION EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS:
Skills & Abilities:
Demonstrated ability to relate and work with students, staff,
co-workers, and administrators.
Working knowledge of nutritional science, health, and wellness
Understanding of USDA National School Meals program rules and
Project management skills with ability to effectively organize and
prioritize multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
without direct supervision.
Strong leadership capabilities
Team player with positive, collaborative work ethic.
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.
Demonstrated social media skills
Must be flexible with schedule as necessary for occasional early
morning, late evening and weekend work as well as local, state-wide
and national traveling as needed.
Ability to travel to meeting sites and set up AV or necessary
3+ years related experience in promoting nutrition programs for
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist credential required
School Nutrition Specialist credential preferred
Master's degree in nutrition, dietetics, health education, public
health or related field preferred
Valid driver's license
Requires ability to walk, stand, and remain sedentary for long
periods of time
Requires ability to comprehend verbal and written instructions
Requires ability to walk, stand, stoop, bend, reach, lift, push,
pull and carry items up to 40lbs
Requires ability to participate in inter-state travel with the
ability to setup/breakdown promotional items and equipment
ABOUT DAIRY COUNCIL - OF ARIZONA:
Dairy Council - of Arizona is a not-for-profit, nutrition education
branch of AZMP. Staffed by registered dietitians, DCAZ strives to
contribute to the achievement of optimal health for the Arizona
community by providing nutrition education based on the latest
scientific research and the concept of a balanced diet that
includes milk and milk products.
Medical, Dental & Vision plans
401(k) Retirement Plan with employer match
Employee Assistance Program
Health & Wellness Programs
Paid Time Off
Shift Pay Differential
On-site Fitness Center
On-Site Health Clinic
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