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Health and Nutrition Specialist

Community Action Council   Lexington , KY   Full-time     Social Service
Posted on April 24, 2022
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Position: Health and Nutrition Specialist

Full Time: Yes
Pay Range: $19.37 - 21.09/Hourly

South Central Head Start Program for Clark, Estill, Garrard, Jackson, Laurel, Madison, Powell, Rockcastle Counties & Community Action Council for Lexington-Fayette, Bourbon, Harrison and Nicholas Counties is currently accepting applications for Health & Nutrition Specialist.  The position is directly responsible for ensuring health and nutrition services in all child development centers are in compliance with Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and Head Start Performance Standards. 

Tasks Performed: (Additional information can be provided upon request.)

Desired Job Experience: Master's degree in nutrition, public health or child development. Health and Nutrition Specialist Bachelor's in nutrition, public health or child development. Two (2) years of relevant experience. Skill and training in computerized word-processing and spreadsheets is required. 

Other Qualifications: Skill and training in computerized word-processing and spreadsheets is required. Working knowledge of low income people and demonstrated sensitivity to the needs of low-income people; good oral and written communication skills. Reliable transportation for work-related travel.