Deadline: until filled
Performs a variety of interdisciplinary assignments including, but not limited to: teach nutritional and other health education topics. Evaluate/assess health trends and risk factors of individual/family through data collection and analysis, tracking and reporting. Determine food package of WIC participants; issue and explain the use of WIC vouchers to new clients; assist supervisor and co-workers as needed; keep informed of the latest nutritional science and stay current on the WIC program at various levels of government. Works with specific population groups through health promotion and disease prevention activities; participates in assessing and evaluating health care services to ensure that people are informed of available programs and services; provides health education and care management to individuals and families who are members of vulnerable populations and high risk groups.
Requires a bachelor’s degree in Nutritional Sciences, Community Nutrition, Dietetics or related field from an accredited college or university OR a bachelor’s of science degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university and registration to practice as a nurse in Nebraska.
One year of relating experience preferred.
Full-time, $18.85/hr excellent benefits. Apply at Central District Health Dept. 1137 S. Locust St. Grand Island, NE. Apply by completing our employment application. Open until filled. EO/AAE