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                                             POSITION DESCRIPTION


TITLE:                           NUTRITIONIST                  Grade 06
                                 Division of Child and Family Services

DIRECT REPORT TO:                WIC Senior Nutritionist

STATUS:                 Exempt, Part Time
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POSITION SUMMARY: The WIC Nutritionist assists low-income women, infants and children with nutrition
counseling, and access to health services.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

               Performing nutrition assessment and certification, counseling, nutrition education and referrals for WIC
                participants at main office and satellite sites.
               Performing anthropometric and hematological tests on participants.
               Entering all certification and immunization information into the computer system and assisting in other
                computer responsibilities as assigned.
               Assisting in developing educational materials and planning educational activities for participants.
               Participating in quality assurance activities.
               Providing back-up to secondary sites on an as needed basis.
               Assisting Senior Nutritionist in administration of clinical and health care aspects of the program.
               Assisting in training WIC staff, agency staff and health care providers and other community agencies on
                nutrition or WIC topics.
               Collaborating with healthcare providers and other social services agencies to increase quality of care and
                reduce duplication of services.
               Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

               Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition, Food and Nutrition, Dietetics, Public Health Nutrition, or Home
                Economics required.
               One year of experience in clinical or community nutrition helpful, computer experience and RD (or
                eligible) preferred.
               Sensitivity to the needs of client population required.
               Demonstrated leadership skills essential.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
        Bilingual skills a plus.

CONTACT:        Human Resources Department




HR/Job Descriptions/WIC Program/ Program Nutritionist
Created:8-05/Revised: 11/07/Printed: 3/20/20121:29:20 AM

								
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