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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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 September 1, 2022 and coincides with the school year. There are positions for DURING SCHOOL, Tuesday-Thursday 8am-4pm and AFTER SCHOOL, Monday-Thursday, 3pm-5pm. The employment dates will begin September 6th and conclude December 15, 2022 with the option to renew in February 2023. ...
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part-time Family Engagement Coordinator

The Family Engagement Coordinator is a grant-funded, part-time position (roughly 15 hours per week, $20/hour) for a motivated and energetic individual who is passionate about school wellness and community engagement. This position will work with the Fit4Kids Policy Director to advocate for policies that impact the lives of thousands of children. The engagement efforts will initially be focused at the ...
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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.

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If you have any questions, email Sam Clavel at sam@grfit4kids.org.
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