SUBJECT 1: Upcoming Holidays
SUBJECT 2: MOWINS Help Desk Closures
SUBJECT 3: Nutrition Assessment and Goal Setting Recorded Webinars
JOB POSTING: Part Time WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor - St. Charles County Health Department
JOB POSTING: WIC Nutritionist - Platte County Health Department WIC
JOB POSTING: Full Time WIC Nutritionist - Pettis County Health Center

SUBJECT Upcoming Holidays. The WIC state agency will be closed and there will be no MOWINS Help Desk coverage on the following dates:

  • November 12, 2018
  • November 22, 2018

SUBJECT 2: MOWINS Help Desk Closure. The MOWINS Help Desk will be closed on:

  • 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 3: Nutrition Assessment and Goal Setting Recorded Webinars. The recorded Participant-Centered Nutrition Assessment and Effective Goal Setting and Information Sharing in WIC webinars have been posted. They are located in the Training Portal. All CPAs, dietitians, and nutritionists are required to view the webinars. If you did not view the live webinar, please view the recorded version and complete the online survey to receive your certificate. If you have any questions please contact D’Anne Ward at danne.ward@health.mo.gov

WIC Positions

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 eobirek@sccmo.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:
Heidi Loecke
WIC Coordinator
Fax: 816.587.6028
Email: Heidi.loecke@plattehealth.com

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

JOB POSTING: Full Time WIC Nutritionist - Pettis County Health Center. The Pettis County Health Center is accepting applications for a full time nutritionist in the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program. This position is responsible for providing nutrition and breastfeeding education and support to eligible families. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in dietetics, public health nutrition, human nutrition, nutritional sciences, nutrition and fitness, sports nutrition, restaurant and food service management, foods, family and consumer sciences, human environmental sciences, or home economics at a minimum; included or supplemented by at least 15 hrs. in foods and nutrition from a 4-year program including at least one (1) course in diet therapy or medical nutrition therapy I & II and one (1) course in community nutrition or life cycle nutrition.

Please submit a resume to the WIC office at the Pettis County Health Center, 911 East 16th Street, Sedalia, MO 65301 or by email to micah.waddle@lpha.mo.gov
For more information call 660-827-4599 or 660-827-1130.
WIC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.