3 Square Food Assistance Coordinator

Website Senior Solutions Vermont

3 Squares Vermont Assistance Coordinator

·        Do you have a passion for addressing food insecurity and poverty?

·        Do you work well with older adults?

·        Does working with a variety of community volunteers, community, partners, state agencies, and the public excite you?

·        Are you able to keep detailed financial/client information and other data to analyze and interpret program results?

If you answered yes to the questions above, then Senior Solutions wants to hear from you!   3SquaresVT is Vermont’s name for the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (or SNAP) — a program of the U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA). Our Nutrition and Wellness Team is looking for a team member who is driven to promote and publicize the 3 Squares programs and assist those eligible to gain access to program benefits in Windsor and Windham counties

Our # Square Vermont Assistance Coordinator will be knowledgeable about the program and eligibility requirements. They will provide application assistance and submit to Department of Child and Family Services (DCF) and assist with other public benefits.  The coordinator contacts clients by phone or email, in the home, office, or public community settings such as congregate meals.  Travel within Vermont to clients and meetings is required.

Our 3 Square coordinator must be comfortable doing community outreach, implementing education strategies, and doing presentations.  Responsibilities include developing materials to help increase public awareness of the program.   Key performance indicators, recordkeeping, and outcomes are tracked to fulfill required grant requirements.   An associate’s degree or equivalent experience is required.  Excellent skills in using Windows PCs and Microsoft Office 365 required.

Working within our core business hours, this 30-hour position offers flexibility and the ability to work remotely at times. This position will start on or before February 8, 2021.  Please send resume and cover letter to opportunities@seniorsolutionsvt.org

Senior Solutions is a non-profit that focuses on assuring every person will age in the place of their choice, with the support they need and the opportunity for meaningful relationships and active engagement in their community. We provide programs such as Meals on Wheels, senior help line, case management, Choices for Care, and the Program to Encourage Active and Rewarding Lives for Seniors (Pearls). We serve a wide area of southeastern Vermont with three offices.

We are fully committed to maintaining a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

To apply for this job email your details to opportunties@seniorsolutionsvt.org