Indiana Health Centers, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or in the provision of services.
The position listed below is open and available to all qualified candidates. Any individuals interested in submitting their application for candidacy should do so in writing. All submissions should identify the position. Please forward all resumes and cover letters to Stephenie Knoll at firstname.lastname@example.org.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
The WIC Registered Dietitian contributes to IHC’s mission and goals of client satisfaction, quality of care, cost competitiveness, and productivity by certifying participants and providing dietary assessment and education to promote health in mothers and children. The WIC Registered Dietitian works with other WIC staff and WIC clients to improve the nutrition and health of WIC clients and their families. Takes a leadership role in representing IHC and WIC in the community.
DESIRABLE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of dietary and nutritional assessment and education and public health care concepts, principles, and methods. Knowledge permits the employee to carry out undemanding assignments and gain familiarity with the practices and objectives of the discipline. Knowledge of common practices of dietary and nutritional assessment and education. Knowledge permits the WIC RD to complete routine medical and healthcare procedures.
Assessment and Education:
Performs WIC certifications including:
Communication and Relationship Building –Able to:
Nutrition and Public Health Nursing – Able to:
Administration and Management –Able to:
Process Improvement – Able to:
Technology –proficient in computer skills, including typing and use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, eCW
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
B.A. or B.S. in nutrition or dietetics. Registered Dietitian or eligible for registration. One (1) year previous work experience with WIC and/or nutritional counseling preferred. Spanish language skills a plus.