Summer Nutrition Associate

Location of Service: CAC- Nutrition Services – 2247 Western Ave., Knoxville TN 37921

About CAC- Nutrition Services:

CAC Nutrition Services works each day to combat summer food insecurity for children who depend on nutritious meals provided by Knox County Schools during the school year. Each summer the Food Distribution Department is responsible for the delivery of prepared meals to local locations providing programming to students during their break. CAC Nutrition Services also serves home-bound seniors over 60 through the Mobile Meals program. During the term, the Summer Vista will provide support in both areas through delivery of meals, data entry, projects to support the programs, and community outreach to help provide resource knowledge in the local community.

Position Summary:
  • Complete meal delivery to provide daily resources to the population in-need.
  • Documentation and data entry to support program initiatives and payment.
  • Complete projects as assigned to support the efforts of the local staff.
  • Assist with community outreach to promote the services provided and assist potential recipients by receiving specific to Knox County program information.
  • Assist with the promotion of program knowledge to keep recipients well informed on available assistance.
Site Preferences/Qualifications:
  • Applicants must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Enjoy an early start to your work day.
  • Comfortable navigating throughout Knox County.
  • Preference given to applicants over 21 who are experienced drivers.
Member Benefits Include:
  • A modest living allowance of $2,589.30 or, $575.40 bi-weekly (pre-tax), paid over 9 weeks.
  • Education Award of $1,095.16 that can be applied to student loans and/or future education expenses or an end-of-service stipend.

Equity and Inclusion: The Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee (CAC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will take action to ensure that members and employees are treated equally without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, gender, romantic/sexual orientation, age, handicap, cultural or religious convictions.  CAC AmeriCorps provides reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees.  Applicants with disabilities may request reasonable accommodation at any point in the recruitment / employment process.

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