JOB TITLE: WIC Nutritionist

REPORTS TO: WIC Senior Nutritionist

STATUS: Full Time, Non-exempt 40 hours per week

SALARY: $21.47 – $22.93/hour

 

JOB SUMMARY:

WIC Nutritionist performs health and nutrition assessments of WIC applicants. Identifies and documents risk factors according to program requirements. Provides nutrition and health counseling based on participant need. Makes appropriate referrals to health and human service agencies. Travel throughout five county area required.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

· Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RD/RDN) or

· Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Doctoral degree in Nutrition from an accredited college/university or

· Registered Nurse (RN) with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university or

· Nutrition and Dietetics Technician, Registered (DTR/NDTR) or

· Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate health-related field from an accredited college or university with at least 6 credit hours in nutrition

· Strong assessment skills in health and general nutrition

· Must demonstrate excellent customer service and interpersonal communication skills.

· Have an understanding of cultural sensitivity and demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups of people

· Must maintain a high degree of confidentiality at all times

· Must be comfortable working in a fast paced clinic environment and be willing and able to work several evenings per month

· Advancing professional knowledge and skills by attending relevant workshops and seminars

· A demonstrated commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion work and delivering services with a trauma-informed and equitable lens

· Valid NYS Driver License

 

WORKING AT SPCC: As an employer, SPCC believes that it is our responsibility to offer a work environment that is family-friendly, flexible scheduling, supportive, and trauma-informed. Professional development opportunities that enhance program goals and employee needs are offered. Quality weekly individual and group supervision is prioritized for all staff. SPCC is committed to the work of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and delivering services with a trauma-informed and equitable lens. We are seeking candidates who can contribute to this standard and purpose of the agency in efforts to better serve the well-being of all.

 

Candidate will be required to successfully complete the Agency Confidentiality Agreement, required Background Check, and State Central Register Clearance. The Candidate must possess a valid NYS driver’s license with a good driving record and carry agency required levels of automobile liability insurance.

 

This position is benefits eligible.

 

SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO: Danielle Nicholson, dnicholson@spcc-roch.org or Fax: 585.394.9285

APPLICATION: https://www.spcc-roch.org/about/careers/

DEADLINE: Friday, July 28th, 2024

 

SPCC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER