The Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation (EPTN) is seeking applicants for a part-time assistant for the EPTN Food Pantry. This position is funded by the Community Services Block Grant for Tribes, Administration for Children and Families, US Department of Health and Human Services. The Assistant will work (10) hours per week at the EPTN Longhouse for (52) weeks at the rate of $12 per hour.
The EPTN Food Pantry Assistant’s duties include:
Confidentially screening registrations for EPTN membership and income eligibility.
Organizing the Food Pantry for weekly distribution according to best practices of the Connecticut Food Bank and the United Way/Labor Food Center allowing client choice of limited items from the basic food groups.
Organizing the best quality food for distribution
Soliciting and picking up nutritious donations from the community.
Recruiting at least (3) dedicated volunteers to assist in picking up and distributing food once a week from the Food Pantry.
Maintaining a well organized and clean Food Pantry.
Purchasing supplemental food from the local grocery markets.
Providing a weekly report to EPTN Council of the number of Food Pantry distributions, volunteers, food donations and purchases.
Other duties as assigned by the Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation Council to assist in Food Pantry operations.
Please send your letter of interest and summary of work experience or resume before March 28, 2015 to:
Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation
P.O. Box 208
North Stonington CT 06359