Details for Northwest Indiana Community Action A Multi-Site Area Agency on Aging

Northwest Indiana Community Action A Multi-Site Area Agency on Aging and Community Action Agency serving Northwest Indiana since 1965 is currently seeking experienced employees for our WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Program. Nutritionist, Registered Dietician or Registered Nurse to work either as a FT Clinic CPA or as a PT Hospital CPA or a Breastfeeding Assistant Supervisor *****New Competitive Salary Scale***** General Statement of Duties: Assists with outreach and recruitment of program participants as well as the promotion of the WIC program. The CPA provides administrative/supervisory support to all WIC staff within their clinics and carries out NWICA objectives for the program. Assist the WIC Clinical Assistant with the responsibilities of check in clients, making appointments, keeping the client data base updated and any other integral part of providing excellent customer service to WIC participants. As required, perform health measurements on all participants and accurately assess nutrition risk. Provides participant centered nutrition counseling and referral services for WIC participants. Positively promotes breastfeeding to all WIC participants, educate through facilitation of breastfeeding classes while ensuring breastfeeding initiation and duration. Qualifications for positions listed above: Candidate should be a qualified Nutritionist, Registered Dietitian, or Licensed Registered Nurse. A Bachelor's Degree in Family and Consumer Sciences (Home Economics) with an emphasis in Nutrition defined as a minimum of 9 hours in nutrition which include, 3 hours of introductory nutrition, 3 hours in life cycle nutrition, 3 hours in advance nutrition. To apply for any of the positions listed above please send or apply in person: NWICA, 5240 Fountain Drive, Crown Point, IN 46307 or email resume and cover to: NWICA is an equal opportunity employer. No phone calls please


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