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Job Title

Nutrition Program Administration Specialist

Job Category

Management and Administration


Maryland State Department of Education
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Maryland State Department of Education

Job Description and Requirements

Administers Child Nutrition Programs (CNPs) such as Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), Special Milk Program (SMP) and National School Breakfast and School Lunch Programs (NSBP/SLP); interprets new and current laws, regulations and guidelines and facilitates their implementation, compliance and understanding; develops and communicates policies, procedures and other pertinent information to agencies, program staff and others as appropriate; initiates development, revision and distribution of School and Community Nutrition Programs Annual Memo Series and other guidance and resources; provide Program information, outreach, training, and technical assistance to current and prospective agencies, the general public, legislators, independent auditors, and partnering organizations.

EDUCATION: A Masters Degree or equivalent 36 credit hours of post-baccalaureate course work in Health Science, Food Service Administration, Consumer Science, Dietetics, Nutrition, Public Health, Public/Business Administration or a related area.

EXPERIENCE: Three years of professional experience in nutrition program administration, coordination or management, or a related area. Experience in Child Nutrition Programs or teaching consumer sciences/ Registered Dietitian is desirable.

NOTE: Two years of additional experience as defined above may be substituted for the Masters degree.


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200 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

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[posted Jan 25, 2017]

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