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Food Literacy Facilitator Volunteer - Adelaide

Apply now Role no: 495823
Availability: Business hours, Mornings
Time involved: 1 day per week
Location: Adelaide

  • 6-month minimum commitment
  • Once a week (4 hours)
  • Adelaide metropolitan area 

The program

Our FoodREDi programs within community and justice settings, provide participants with information and education in relation to healthy eating, how to get value for money and achieve a balanced diet. By bringing people together for a series of hands-on workshops, Red Cross helps individuals make sustainable changes that will improve their health and prevent and manage chronic disease.

The opportunity

Red Cross Food Literacy Facilitators are trained to deliver workshops to people in community and justice settings. You must be a confident public speaker, able to facilitate group discussions and be able to build rapport with disadvantaged people quickly. You will demonstrate effective communication skills, positivity, patience and ability to work with people from various backgrounds.

The impact

As a Food Literacy Facilitator, you’ll teach people in the community or justice setting about how to cook healthy meals, read food labels and the importance of physical exercise. You'll also cook a great meal to share together during every session. Through your engaging workshops you will have a positive impact on participants well-being and encourage sustainable healthy lifestyle changes.

For more information, please see the volunteer role description or contact Anita Adlam 8100 4693.

Download File Food Literacy VRD.pdf

Please note: you will be required to upload a recent copy of your CV to submit this application.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Applications close:

  1. Submit your application Tell us about yourself along with any skills and experience you can bring to Red Cross by completing an online application.
  2. Meet with us Have a chat with us about the volunteer role you have applied for and see whether it’s a good match for you and for us.
  3. Complete some checks If you are successful in getting the role we’ll ask you to complete a Police Check. In some cases a Working With Children Check may also be required.
  4. Get started! At this stage, it’s time for your induction and training as you’re now an official Red Cross Volunteer.

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