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!

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full-time Program Coordinator

Are you looking to get experience working in youth wellness programming, as well as community engagement and volunteer management? Are you passionate about improving kids’ health through physical activity and healthy eating? We’re looking for a Program Coordinator to join the team at Greater Richmond Fit4Kids! As a Program Coordinator, you’ll be responsible for coordinating and managing volunteer projects, supporting ...
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full-time Fit4Kids Garden and Nutrition AmeriCorps Member

About the Position Fit4Kids is partnering with the City of Richmond to host AmeriCorps Members! We are excited to offer this educational opportunity to candidates who have an appetite for hands-on delicious garden fun! You will lead students in planting, growing, harvesting, and tasting veggies, helping them build healthy habits for life. This is a terrific opportunity for someone who ...
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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.

Internships

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!

Expectations

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.
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Internship Details

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.

Apply for an Intership
If you have any questions, email Sam Clavel at sam@grfit4kids.org.
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