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VOLUNTEER POSITION

Position: Education & Resource Coordinator - Volunteer
Organization: LEAF
Location: anywhere in Canada

Leaders in Environmentally Accountable Foodservice (LEAF) is looking for a volunteer Education & Resource Coordinator to support the educational goals of the LEAF program.

About LEAF

Leaders in Environmentally Accountable Foodservice (LEAF) is Canada’s only nationwide, non-profit foodservice certification program. Established in 2009, LEAF helps restaurants reduce their environmental impact and makes it easy for patrons to identify green restaurants. We work with all types of foodservice facilities including restaurants, cafes, food trucks, campuses and tourist locations.

About the position

This position is ideal for students or new graduates looking to build their resume and contribute to reducing the environmental impact of the foodservice industry.

Location: work from anywhere in Canada

Responsibilities:

  • Understand the mission and operations of the organization

  • Liaise with industry representatives and LEAF members to determine topics requiring content creation

  • Research and create educational materials and resources for the foodservice industry

  • Seek out and share useful resources on the LEAF website

  • Collaborate with social media/marketing position to promote awareness of the materials

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have formal education in environmental science, specifically related to climate change, energy use, water conservation, food purchasing and waste reduction

  • Have extensive knowledge of the environmental impacts of the foodservice industry

  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills

To apply, please e-mail your resume and a brief covering letter to:
janine.windsor@leafme.org
subject: Education & Resource Coordinator

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jun 16 2019    ID: 53891