May 22, 2017 WIC Update


SUBJECT 1: WIC Invoices
SUBJECT 2: FFY 2018 WIC Local Agency Plan (LAP) Training

JOB POSTING: Part-Time WIC Clerk - Jefferson-Franklin Community Action Corp.
JOB POSTING: WIC Nutritionist/Health Educator - St. Francois County
JOB POSTING:
Full-Time WIC Clerk/Health Professional Assistant (HPA) - Family Care Health Centers


SUBJECT 1: WIC Invoices. WIC invoices for May 2017 (submitted for payment in the month of June), along with prior months, must be submitted through the Online WIC Invoicing System by close of business Thursday, June 8, 2017. Invoices submitted after that date will be held and paid in July 2017. This change in schedule complies with the close of the State Fiscal Year 2017 payment processing deadlines. If you have questions, please contact Laura Thompson at Laura.Thompson@health.mo.gov or 573-526-7901.

SUBJECT 2: FFY 2018 WIC Local Agency Plan (LAP) Training. LAP training will be conducted June 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30, 2017 at the Department of Health ITSD Training Room, located at 920 Wildwood Dr., Jefferson City. This one-day training is optional, but is strongly recommended for new LAP users and those who would like a refresher. Click here for more information and to register for the training. The deadline to register is May 31, 2017. If you have any questions, please contact Susan Hatton at Susan.Hatton@health.mo.gov or 573-526-7706.


WIC Positions

JOB POSTING: Part-Time WIC Clerk - Jefferson-Franklin Community Action Corp. (JFCAC). The Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corp (JFCAC) is accepting applications for a part-time WIC Clerk. The WIC Clerk assists in clerical or administrative duties according to the state WIC program policies and procedures. Responsibilities include:

To apply visit our website www.jfcac.org/careers

JOB POSTING: WIC Nutritionist/Health Educator - St. Francois County. The St Francois County Health Center in Park Hills, MO, is looking to fill a full-time WIC Nutritionist/Health Educator position with benefits. This position will require a minimum qualification of Bachelor's degree in Public Health Nutrition, Dietetics, Food, Home Economics, or closely related field from an accredited college or university, with a minimum of 15 earned credit hours in Food and Nutrition, including at least one course in diet therapy and one course in community nutrition, or completion of an undergraduate curriculum in Nutrition or Dietetics in a program accredited or approved by the American Dietetic Association. Public Health experience preferred, but not required. A minimum of 1 year professional experience as a dietitian or nutritionist required. The ideal candidate must be dependable and self-motivated.

Please submit resumes to Jessica McKnight, Assistant Director at Jessica.mcknight@sfchealth.org.

For more information call 573-431-1947 ext. 125. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Equal Opportunity Employer.

JOB POSTING: Full-Time WIC Clerk/Health Professional Assistant (HPA) - Family Care Health Centers. Family Care Health Centers is accepting applications for a full-time WIC Clerk/Health Professional Assistant (HPA). Responsibilities include determining eligibility of WIC applicants; collecting and documenting height, weight, and hgb data; and providing clerical support. Strong customer service skills required.
Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED; 1+ years WIC experience preferred.

To apply, send resume and cover letter to:
Amy Callico, RD, LD
Nutrition Services Coordinator
Family Care Health Centers
401 Holly Hills Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63111
(314) 353-5190 x3043
acallico@fchcstl.org