WIC Clinic Supervisor-Afton

$31.39 hourly
  • Wyoming WIC
  • Afton, WY, USA
  • Jul 20, 2020
Part time Health Care Nurse

Job Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: 
Use your skills to make a difference in your community! This is a position working 16 hours a week as a clinic supervisor position that operates a local WIC agency in Afton Wyoming. This position ensures compliance with federal and state regulations.

Human Resource Contact: 307-777-6057 [email protected]

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  The listed functions are illustrative only and are not intended to describe every function which may be performed in the job level.

  • Directs the work of contractors and employees with operational, supervisory, and fiscal responsibility.
  • Conducts health screenings, including anthropometric and hematologic assessments, and nutrition assessments, to determine WIC eligibility.
  • Provides health referrals, nutrition education, breastfeeding education, and breastfeeding promotion and support.
  • Prescribes and issues supplemental, nutritious food packages.
  • Communicates with necessary parties regarding changing rules, expectations, and goals while ensuring compliance with federal and state regulations. 
  • Assures the development of services and actual service delivery meets the needs of the participants and assures areas of concern with service delivery are appropriately addressed.
  • Assesses community needs and conducts appropriate outreach.
  • Acts as liaison from field offices to the Regional Nutrition Supervisor and State WIC Agency.  
  • Offers provider and participant training and education, public education, resource development, and identifies and implements best practices.
  • Coordinates breastfeeding promotion and education

Qualifications

PREFERENCES/**AGENCY REQUIREMENTS: 

Preference may be given to candidates who are Registered Dietitian (RD).
Preference may be given to candidates who also have a minimum of one-year supervisory experience.

**A four-year degree is required in Nutrition, Dietetics, Nursing, or Public Health Nutrition. 
**A Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) is required for RNs.

KNOWLEDGE:

  • Knowledge of program administration.
  • Knowledge of Wyoming state statutes.
  • Knowledge of marketing, social marketing, customer service, group dynamics, public relations, advocacy, and outreach strategies.
  • Understanding and ability to apply principles of maternal and child health and nutrition, as well as breastfeeding support and education.
  • Ability to supervise and motivate employees.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
None - See "Preferences"

Necessary Special Requirements

PHYSICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Travel is required. 

NOTES:

  • FLSA: Non-exempt
  • Position is part-time

Supplemental Information


048-Wyoming Department of Health - Public Health - Community Health - WIC

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URL: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/wyoming/default.cfm

The State of Wyoming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively supports the ADA and reasonably accommodates qualified applicants with disabilities.

ClassSpecifications are subject to change, please refer to the A & I HRD Website to ensure that you have the most recent version.

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