Join the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Team

Job Openings:

1. DRIVER/WAREHOUSE - Child Hunger Programs

Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Child Hunger Programs distributes over 100 schools via the BackPack Buddies and School Pantry Programs, serving nearly 4000 secondary & post-secondary students per month. The food is purchased by sponsors and recovered from local food drives. The food is sorted, bagged then delivered to local schools, community colleges and universities within the 7-county service area. Child Hunger Programs Drivers deliver this life sustaining food to food insecure children struggling with hunger.

Interacting directly with school administrators, volunteers, donors and sponsors, drivers are a key player on Inter-Faith Food Shuttle’s Child Hunger Programs Team. Drivers are often the only person with whom food donors and agencies interact, making the driver our greatest ambassador. Drivers must be professional, courteous, and customer service oriented.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to HR@FoodShuttle.org

Employment Application here.

Americorps Openings:

  1. FoodCrops Service Member

FoodCorps recruits talented leaders for a year of full time paid public service building healthy school food environments in limited-resource communities. This position helps kids learn what healthy food is, fall in love with it, and eat it everyday. You’ll teach hands-on lessons to elementary school students and help make healthy food part of the whole school curriculum. Through the application process, you can select that you would like to serve with the Food Shuttle in Durham County.

LEARN MORE & APPLY: Apply online by March 15th, https://foodcorps.org/apply/

Internship Openings:

All applicants must submit a completed internship application that can be found here

1. COOKING MATTERS INTERNSHIP

Cooking Matters is an evidenced based curriculum developed by Share Our Strength. The program teaches nutrition and culinary education to low-income individuals. This internship is a valuable training experience for people looking to engage in the community through growing a sustainable and accessible local food systems. Interns will learn basic program coordination, organize and facilitate classes, and build relationships.

See full job description and position requirements here.

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Jasmine Henry, Community Health Education Programs Manager, Jasmine@FoodShuttle.org

2. FOOD MATTERS HEALTH EDUCATOR INTERNSHIP

Food Matters Health Educator intern provides support for the implementation of Food Matters, a nutrition education curriculum developed for our Mobile Markets. This internship is an opportunity to work in the field of community nutrition education and food insecurity while learning basic program coordination.

See full job description and position requirements here.

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Jasmine Henry, Community Health Education Programs Manager, Jasmine@FoodShuttle.org

3. GROCERY BAGS FOR SENIORS INTERNSHIP

The Grocery Bags for Seniors interns support program operation by overseeing volunteer groups, assisting with program development, and evaluation of the program. This position is ideal for students studying nutrition or public health who are interested in serving our growing senior population.

See full job description and position requirements here.

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Jasmine Henry, Community Health Education Programs Manager, Jasmine@FoodShuttle.org

4. PROGRAM EVALUATION INTERNSHIP

The Evaluation Intern will assist the Evaluation Manager to ascertain the value, efficacy, and impact of Food Shuttle hunger relief programs. This will involve the creation and administration of surveys, and the analysis of survey results.

See full job description and position requirements here.

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Amy Gilbert, Evaluation Manager, Amyg@FoodShuttle.org

5. VOLUNTEER SERVICES ADMINISTRATIVE INTERNSHIP

The Volunteer Services Administrative Intern will work directly with the Volunteer Service Director and Volunteer Coordinators to coordinate ongoing and one-time volunteer assignments to support Food Shuttle program initiatives and the day-to-day operations. The Volunteer Services Administrative Intern will also be responsible for assisting with volunteer data entry and new volunteer orientations.

See full job description and position requirements here.

TO APPLY: Submit application, cover letter, and resume to Marc Holaday, Volunteer Coordinator, Marc@FoodShuttle.org