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Qualified Nutritionist (QN): Pro Action’s WIC Program is accepting applications for the position of Qualified Nutritionist.Working as part of a team to enhance and improve the health and nutritional status of WIC families, the Qualified Nutritionist performs comprehensive nutritional assessments, determines program eligibility using medical and nutritional data, enrolls eligible participants, and provides individualized nutrition counseling.If you have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree with a major study in food and nutrition from a regionally accredited or NYS registered college or university; or are a Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN), we encourage you to apply for this full-time, benefit eligible position.In your role as a Qualified Nutritionist on the WIC Team, you will:
Develop and implement individual care plans and oversee high risk care to all participants
Coordinate nutrition education, including breastfeeding promotion and support, that is responsive to the needs and interests of each participant
Refer high-risk participants to other health related and social services as necessary
Track participant progress in improving health and document outcomes
Provide leadership in the areas of conducting orientations and trainings for new staff
The QN assists with the orientation of new WIC staff, participates in community outreach activities and travels to WIC clinics within the service area. This position may require occasionally working outside of or in excess of the normal work schedule. A valid driver’s license meeting agency standards is required for the QN position.
If you have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree with a major study in food and nutrition from a regionally accredited or NYS registered college or university; or are a Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN), we encourage you to apply for this full-time, benefit eligible position.
Apply using this link Apply For This Job, on Indeed.com or by sending a resume and completed employment application to: Jobs@proactioninc.org.It is the policy of Pro Action of Steuben and Yates, Inc not to discriminate against any applicant or employee, intern, volunteer, etc., based on race (including traits historically associated with race, such as hair texture and protective hairstyles), color, creed, religion (including wearing attire, clothing or facial hair in accordance with the tenets of religion), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions and transgender status), gender identity or expression, reproductive health decisions, familial status, national origin, physical or mental disability (including gender dysphoria and being a certified medical marijuana patient), genetic information (including predisposing genetic characteristics), age (18 and over), veteran status, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, certain arrest or conviction records, domestic violence victim status, and any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Location: 117 E STEUBEN ST STE 11, Bath, NY 14810
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $22.05 – $24.10 per hour