Student Internship Opportunity with San Diego Dietitian

Nutrition Instincts® (www.nutritioninstincts.com) is looking for a motivated and innovative nutrition student to join our forward-thinking team for a minimum of 6 months. We need someone who is a self-starter, works well independently, is a fabulous communicator and has a passion for learning more about eating disorders, intuitive eating, Health at Every Size®, prenatal/postpartum wellness and running a business. The majority of this position is virtual but an occasional coffee or office meeting may be necessary if you are local. We will give preference to San Diego students but encourage applications from those outside of the San Diego area as well.

Due February 10th.

Starts March 1st.

We recommend reviewing application requirements, completing all tasks and then returning to complete the application. You will not be able to start the application, save and return to complete it.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide a minimum of 2 recipe blogs monthly (Bonus: familiar with/willing to learn how to post blog content in WordPress)
  • Develop marketing materials and graphics via Canva
  • Produce professional and attractive worksheets, infographics and handouts from provided materials and resources
  • Develop sample meals, snacks and meal plans
  • Calculate client intake based on logs or intake forms if/when RD requests
  • Summarize key takeaways from relevant reports/articles and post important info and links in business Trello board
  • Research key topics in appetite, family feeding, maternal nutrition, eating disorders, intuitive eating, body image, etc…
  • Serve as a community moderator for The Nurtured Mama® Club Facebook Group
  • Develop student intern handbook and identify key opportunities for additional intern roles within business
  • Bonus: Interest in/amateur skill-set in food photography (a.k.a. you aren’t afraid to get creative with your smartphone!)

Skills:

  • Tech Savvy – confident using various online platforms or willing to learn
  • Reliable – a self-starter and able to work from home
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks – meet deadlines & manage time well
  • Excellent organizational skills – ability to always be one step ahead
  • Critical thinker – ability to consume info, synthesize it and apply it

Requirements:

  • ~8 hours of availability per week 
  • Nutrition major, sophomore – senior standing. Will consider a recent graduate if you’re planning to apply for your internship and can dedicate at least 6 months to the role.
  • Interest in eating disorders, HAES, intuitive eating, prenatal/postpartum wellness 
  • Proficient in (or ability/willingness to learn quickly) various online productivity and communication tools – Trello, Slack, Evernote, Office, Gmail, Buffer, Dropbox, Facebook Closed Groups

Perks:

This is an unpaid opportunity however we have the following perks we can offer:

  • Willing to cover up to $200 for local or virtual continuing education (includes professional books, All Access Internships) 
  • Willing to cover student rate registration fees for AND and CANDSD and year-long student memberships within AND: Nutrition Entrepreneurs DPG or Behavioral Health Nutrition DPG
  • Letter of recommendation 
  • Career/school/internship advice, as needed
  • Be a part of a growing nutrition business that utilizes modern technology and innovative program strategies to provide effective and thorough services to clients in San Diego and online.

Due February 10th.

Starts March 1st.

We recommend reviewing application requirements, completing all tasks and then returning to complete the application. You will not be able to start the application, save and return to complete it.