"Eat to Thrive" Teaching Assistant (Unpaid Position)Bookmark This
Optimum Health Solution
337 Newton Street, #4
DescriptionOpportunity to receive Health Educator Certification
Seeking an intern to assist 8 hours with the course, “Eat to Thrive: 10 weeks to Life Long Healthy Habits and Healthy Living” with an opportunity to become certified as a “Health Educator” in exchange for the $535 tuition. College credit can be arranged. For more information, explore Eat to Thrive and our syllabus at www.optimumhealthsolution.org.
ResponsibilitiesPrepare food demo in Waltham to be presented in Somerville at Mystic Public Housing where the class will be taught (class includes parents of Real Kids Real Food who are training to teach other parents in their native languages)
·Preparation and administrative duties at Waltham office in addition to Wednesday class time.
·Assist in classroom instruction
Must attend the 10 week, 3 credit course from 6:30pm-9:30pm on Wednesdays as a student (at least one quarter; see website tab for dates, syllabus and description of Eat to Thrive: 10 weeks to Life Long Healthy Habits and Healthy Living www.OptimumHealthSolution.org) exempt from tuition of $535 in exchange for internship duties.
RequirementsPassionate about promoting our mission: to eliminate obesity, chronic disease and malnutrition, especially in children, through education and advocacy of healthy living.
Interest in holistic healthcare education
Enjoy food preparations and presentations of recipes
Works well as a team member, flexible and punctual
Availability on Wed. from 4 to 10 PM plus additional 4 hours (flexible)
Experience in Power Point or Keynote, Microsoft word, Excel, iPhoto and Social Media, Mac proficient
Spanish a plus but not required