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Looking to make an impact in the community you serve? Sodexo has an exciting opportunity for a Fulltime Community Wellness and Education Coordinator to support Faribault Public School District, approximately 50 miles south of Minneapolis- St. Paul in Faribault, Minnesota.

The Community Wellness and Education Coordinator will serve as a community liaison between our Food Services Department and the District Community. This position will require a passion for increasing food access, and will address food insecurity by engaging the community population (including students, staff members, and community partners) in conversations around food and nutrition.

The successful candidate will:

  • work with nutrition issues related to food allergies, special diets, and dietary accommodations;
  • remain knowledgeable of community access to food and be able to address food insecurity;
  • partner closely with Executive Chefs and/or Food Service management in selecting menu items, evaluating feedback, and determining what can be offered differently;
  • partner with community organizations that provide food to families to help lead those initiatives within the school district;
  • support the growth of special food programs including Breakfast, Lunch, Snack, Dinner, and Summer Feeding programs;
  • conduct educational events and sessions across the district and community and create regular communications intended to motivate and engage the population food related topics;
  • participate in campus and community events and develop and deliver presentations as needed to support client and community goals;
  • support food service operations as needed.

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who:

  • have a dietetics background with a focus on food access and food insecurity;
  • are an expert on dietary preferences and allergies and will serve to guide nutritional choices accordingly;
  • are passionate about creating a smarter lunchroom;
  • are able to communicate and educate individuals with diverse backgrounds on dietary selections;
  • are able to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, late afternoons, and some weekends according to the needs of the business.

Learn more about Faribault Schools: https://www.faribault.k12.mn.us/

Sodexo offers a full array of benefits including paid time off, holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401K and access to ongoing training and development programs, tuition reimbursement, plus health and wellness programs.

Working for Sodexo:
Join a team of dietitians who are passionate about their profession, with patients at the heart of everything we do. As the largest private employer of dietitians, we have tremendous job opportunities for registered dietitians who are looking to get more out of their career!


What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree or equivalent experience

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Application Instructions

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