(Ref: Please reference Job #201501 when applying)

  • Conducts nutrition risk assessment to determine all nutrition risk criteria and program eligibility.
  • Manages WIC sites client delivery system including participant assignment, CPA and NSA day long staff scheduling and work assignments.
  • Responds to and resolves WIC participant issues as needed including but not limited to custody and income verification.
  • Acts as first contact for staff time off requests, and staff unable to report to work in absence of Site Leader and Site Coordinator.  Assesses coverage needs, determines reassignment in conjunction with other Site Leaders, and consults with WIC Site Leader and WIC Site Coordinator.  
  • Oversees WICSIS computer system, trouble shoots system failure, coordinates repair with WIC Help Desk, WIC Site Leader and WIC Site Coordinator. Determines need for secondary system response conversion to non-traditional certifications, rescheduling participants or activating Manual Check Back-Up System
  • Prescribes, tailors, authorizes and reissues food packages.
  • Provides nutrition education responsive to the identified needs/interests of all participants.
  • Develops individual care plans for high risk participants.
  • Coordinates nutrition counseling activities at program site responsive to the identified needs/interests of high-risk participants.
  • Documents that high risk participants receive referral services.
  • Tracks high- risk participants' progress in improving their health and documents outcomes.
  • Provides and documents appropriate follow-up referrals to other health and social services.
  • Implements individual care plans for at-risk participants.
  • Minimum requirements include Registered Dietician (RD), Masters or Ph.D. in Nutrition or Public Health with a concentration in Nutrition or four-year degree in Nutrition, health-related field, or home economics with an emphasis in nutrition with one year's WIC experience.

Please send cover letter and resume to:

Catholic Charities

Attn: Human Resources

741 Delaware Ave.

Buffalo, NY 14209


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