Employment and Internship Opportunities
Are you passionate about children’s health and committed to leading a healthy lifestyle? If so, check out our open positions and apply to join the Fit4Kids’ team!
full-time Garden Program Coordinator
Are you looking to get your hands dirty and help students in Richmond eat more veggies? Do you enjoy nutrition education, gardening, and working with children? We’re looking for a Garden Coordinator to join the team at Greater Richmond Fit4Kids! As a Garden Coordinator, you’ll be responsible for hiring and managing garden educators, coordinating in school and after school garden ...
part-time Seasonal Garden Educators
About the Position: Fit4Kids is hiring a seasonal part-time garden educators for our Learning Garden program. The position starts ASAP and coincides with the school year. This position is AFTER SCHOOL Monday-Thursday, 3pm-5:30pm. The employment dates will begin ASAP and conclude June 2nd, 2023 with the option to renew in August 2023. This is a position that requires in-person teaching ...
APPLY TO JOIN THE FIT4KIDS TEAM
Fit4Kids is committed to equal access and opportunity for everyone. Fit4Kids does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, religious affiliation, national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, or veteran status in employment, partnership or program delivery.
Fit4Kids’ newly structured high school and college internship program mentors the next generation of professionals entering the field of health and wellness. Interns are immersed in a professional setting that directly aligns with their career goals. This invaluable experience provides students with skills that will promote their professional success for years to come!
Ideal candidates are self-motivated, enthusiastic, able to work independently and collaboratively, adaptable, patient, able to work well with children, and able to provide their own transportation to programming sites (as much of our programming is done off-site!). Prior experience with health and nutrition is not necessary; however, a passion for both is highly encouraged.
On-site training will be provided. Applicants are required to submit a background check prior to service with Fit4Kids.
The internship will be 10-20 hours a week. Candidates must be available on a M/W or T/R schedule, with availability 1-5:30 pm, to fulfill after-school programmatic needs. A financial stipend will be provided at the end of the semester.
Public Health, Anthropology, Sociology, Social Work, and Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science (HPEX) majors are strongly encouraged to apply, as well as student-athletes, intramural athletes, and individuals with group fitness and coaching experience. Individuals with Spanish-speaking proficiencies are also encouraged to apply.
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