Program Support Officer

Full time Maternity Leave Feb 2018 to June 2019

Reports to Executive Director

An energetic morning person and team player who is very organized and is comfortable problem solving creatively in a charity environment.

In this position you will manage a designated, school based, caseload of nutrition programs in Waterloo Region. Your work will be to enhance existing programs and establish good working relationships and standards of operation with new programs and/or new coordinator’s.

You will focus on maintaining a positive rapport and working relationship with school personnel and volunteers ensuring they have required resources to manage their specific program.

You will be responsible for communicating the framework with program coordinators for annual fundraising requirements in collaboration with the Community Development Officer.

As a part of your responsibilities you will ensure compliance with internal controls and policies and established procedures.

Requirements for the Position:

Strong organizational skills with an aptitude for problem solving and team building

Ability to work independently

Experience with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Comfort in speaking publicly about the programs

Valid driver’s license /drivers abstract may be required and own vehicle (mileage paid monthly)


Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resume and letter on interest in one document / attachment online no later than January 29, 2018.

We thank all applicants for applying, however, only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Forward Resumes to:

Mary D’Alton – Executive Director

Nutrition for Learning

495 Waydom Drive Unit 2

Ayr, Ontario N0B 1E0


Fax – 519-624-5744