August 10, 2015 WIC Update


SUBJECT 1: RESOURCE ORDER FORMS
SUBJECT 2: WIC RESOURCES IN SPANISH

JOB OPENING: PART-TIME WIC NUTRITIONIST - SHANNON COUNTY HEALTH CENTER

SUBJECT 1: Resource Order Forms. Please use the link below for the most recent order forms to obtain material(s) from the warehouse:  http://health.mo.gov/living/families/wic/wiclwp/forms.php
The forms are updated periodically.  There are four WIC resource order forms:

Please share this information with your staff.  If you have any questions and/or suggestions, please feel free to contact Takako Tagami at Takako.Tagami@health.mo.gov

SUBJECT 2: WIC Resources in Spanish. The following items are being printed:

A link to order for initial shipment(s) will be e-mailed to local WIC coordinators during the week of August 9, 2015.  If you have any questions and/or suggestions, please feel free to contact Takako Tagami at Takako.Tagami@health.mo.gov


WIC Positions

JOB OPENING: Part-Time WIC Nutritionist - Shannon County Health Center. The Shannon County Health Center is seeking a part-time WIC Nutritionist to work two days per week. Responsibilities include conducting nutrition assessments, assigning risk factors and providing appropriate nutrition and breastfeeding education to all participants according to WIC program policies and procedures. Minimum qualifications are a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in dietetics, public health nutrition, human nutrition, nutritional sciences, nutrition and fitness, sports nutrition, restaurant and food sciences, or home economics; including at least 15 semester hours in foods and nutrition from a four-year program, and at least one course in diet therapy I and II and one course in community nutrition or nutrition in life cycle/life cycle nutrition. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please submit resume to: Shannon County Health Center, Attention: Kandra Counts, P.O. Box 788, Eminence, MO 65466. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.