WIC Bilingual Nutrition Assistant

SPCC is seeking a full-time Bilingual (English/Spanish) Nutrition Assistant in the WIC Program. The program is based in Canandaigua and Newark and serves Ontario, Wayne, Yates, Seneca and Eastern Monroe Counties.

TITLE: WIC Bilingual Nutrition Assistant
ACCOUNTABILITY: Reports to WIC Senior Nutritionist

JOB SUMMARY: Screens WIC applicants for program eligibility. Inputs financial, categorical and residential data into the statewide computer system. Assists Nutritionist with WIC certification and nutrition education appointments. Performs anthropometric measurements and hematology screening on WIC participants. Travel throughout the five-county area required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Fluent in both English and Spanish. Associates degree in human services or related field preferred. High school graduate with experience in human services required. Must be able to demonstrate good customer service and communication skills. Applicant must be comfortable working in a fast-paced clinic environment. The selected candidate will be expected to continuously advance his/her professional knowledge and skills by attending relevant workshops and seminars.

WORKING AT SPCC: As an employer, SPCC believes that it is our responsibility to offer a work environment that is family-friendly, supportive, and trauma-informed, with generous paid time off and flexible scheduling. Professional development opportunities that enhance program goals and employee needs are offered, including many no-cost CEUs for clinical positions (LMHC, LMSW, LCSW, LCAT). Quality weekly individual and group supervision is prioritized for all staff. This position will be eligible for health insurance, group life insurance, long-term disability insurance, dental and vision insurance, EAP, and 401K.

SPCC is particularly interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the agency and therefore encourages people of color as well as those with a diverse range of languages, heritages, experiences and identities to apply. The applicant will complete Agency Confidentiality Agreement and must successfully complete a Background Check and State Central Register Clearance. Applicant must possess a valid NYS driver’s license with a good driving record and carry agency required levels of automobile liability insurance.

Salary range: $15-$16 per hour
Resumes by March 15, 2021 to:
Tammy Lana, Office Manager SPCC WIC Program
79 South Main St., Canandaigua NY 14424
tlana@spcc-roch.org Fax: 585-394-9285