November 13, 2018 WIC Updates
SUBJECT 1: Discontinuation of the Fraud Warning Card (WIC-66)
SUBJECT 2: Upcoming Holidays
SUBJECT 3: MOWINS Help Desk Closure
SUBJECT 4: Nutrition Specialist Position
JOB POSTING: Full Time WIC Clerk - Northeast Community Action Corporation (NECAC)
JOB POSTING: Part Time WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor - St. Charles County Health Department
JOB POSTING: WIC Nutritionist - Platte County Health Department WIC
SUBJECT 1: Discontinuation of the Fraud Warning Card (WIC-66). The Fraud Warning Card (WIC-66) has been discontinued. Fraud information can be found on the Rights and Responsibilities form (WIC-10) and on the WIC participant identification (ID) folder (WIC-17). Please ensure that local agency staff cover this information with participants. If you have any questions about this matter, please contact Susan Hatton at Susan.Hatton@health.mo.gov or Takako Tagami at firstname.lastname@example.org
SUBJECT 2: Upcoming Holidays. The WIC state agency will be closed and there will be no MOWINS Help Desk coverage on the following dates:
- November 22-23, 2018
SUBJECT 3: MOWINS Help Desk Closure. The MOWINS Help Desk will be closed:
- Tuesday, November 27, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
The MOWINS Help Desk will check email and voicemail frequently during the closure times and will respond as soon as possible.
SUBJECT 4: Nutrition Specialist Position. The Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS), Bureau of WIC and Nutrition Services, currently has an opening for a Nutrition Specialist. This position is located in Jefferson City. Please see the attached position blurb for additional information. Interested individuals must be eligible for the job classification of Nutrition Specialist located here. Please submit an application and resume to Dora Crawford at email@example.com by close of business on November 30, 2018.
JOB POSTING: Full Time WIC Clerk - Northeast Community Action Corporation (NECAC). NECAC seeks full-time WIC Clerk for the Family Planning/Women, Infants and Children program at its St. Charles County Service Center in O’Fallon. Regular work hours 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday and 8 a.m. to noon one Saturday per month. Will work predominantly in St. Charles County, but may work in other county offices (Warrenton) to supplement the workforce when required. Involves contact with the public, visitors, and clients. Will clerk for the Family Planning Program. Will predominately clerk for the WIC program and in future with additional training, will become a Certifier. Must have a high school diploma or GED, excellent people skills, hands-on computer experience, and a working knowledge of Excel and Word software programs. Medical Assistant experience or certification a plus. Continued employment will require successful completion of state-required training. Starting wage of $12.00 an hour and excellent benefit package that includes agency-paid health insurance with dental and vision, agency-provided 401(k) retirement plan, 14 paid holidays, and accumulative vacation and sick days. A valid driver license and a reliable and insured vehicle are required. This institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider.
Mail cover letter and resume to
NECAC Personnel Officer
P.O. Box 470
Bowling Green, MO, 63334
Because most correspondence is done by email, a valid email address must be on your application or resume. You may also obtain an application at any NECAC Service Center. For further information, call 1-800-748-7636 or visit our website, www.necac.org
JOB POSTING: Part Time WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor - St. Charles County Health Department. The Saint Charles County Health Department (SCC) is currently accepting applications for the Breastfeeding Peer Counselor position within the WIC Program. The selected candidate will give basic breastfeeding information and support to new mothers and help mothers achieve their own breastfeeding goals. Personal breastfeeding experience is a must. For detailed job description please visit SCC Human Resources Employment Opportunities website: https://hr.sccmo.org/MSS/employmentopportunities/default.aspx
All applications must be submitted only through the Saint Charles County Self-Service Website at http://hr.sccmo.org/hr
Faxed, e-mailed, or printed applications will not be accepted.
For questions, please contact Eva Obirek at firstname.lastname@example.org
JOB POSTING: WIC Nutritionist - Platte County Health Department WIC. Seeking a full-time (40 hours/week) nutritionist to provide individual assessment, counseling, and support for breastfeeding, pregnant and postpartum women, infants, and children up to age 5. Duties also include individual and group education and being accountable for daily clinic functions. This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition including 15 credit hours of food and nutrition. WIC experience is preferred. The applicant must be reliable and able to work in a team environment. Excellent customer service skills and professional demeanor is expected at all times. Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefit package.
Please forward cover letter and resume to:
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.