About the Job

Job Title

Senior Program Nutritionist

Job Category

Public Health


Gateway Community Action Partnership
Atlantic County, New Jersey 08401

Job Description and Requirements

Number of Positions: One (1)

Please Note: Masters in nutrition/public health highly desirable.
At least three years of supervisory experience required. See below for additional requirements.

Application closing date: 02/16/2018

Job Functions:
The Senior Program Nutritionist will be assisting the WIC Director and Chief Nutritionist in administering the WIC program at WIC offices in Atlantic County. The person will be responsible for supervising and managing all staff and clinic operations, including satellite sites. The person will also be responsible for internal monitoring and providing program and performance reports to the Director on an ongoing basis. Perform the duties and responsibilities of CPA when required. Provide training and education for all staff; oversight, planning, implementation, and evaluation of program services and breastfeeding promotion/support activities at the local agency.Travel within Gateway CAP service area, particularly in Atlantic County, is required. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Requirements: Qualified applicants must be a Registered Dietitian with at least a Bachelors Degree in Food and Nutrition, community nutrition, or Dietetics; Registered nurses are also eligible to apply. At least three years of supervisory experience required. Masters in nutrition/public health is highly desirable. Spanish/Vietnamese speaking abilities - a plus!

Salary: $ 55,000.00- $59,000.00 DOE - with Gateway Fringe Benefit Package. 35 hours work week.


Jayalakshmi Velpuri, Ph.D., CCAP
VP/WIC Director
110 Cohansey St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
(856) 451-5600 [tel]
856-453-9478 [fax]

[posted Jan 26, 2018]

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