The WIC Educator screens and enrolls eligible participants onto the WIC program and provides nutrition education, manages the participants WIC benefit issuance and offers referrals as needed.
Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities:
Education & Experience Requirement:
High School Diploma or general education degree (GED) and/or Associates Degree with interest in Women & Children’s health, previous experience in a health related field, and 1-2 years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Bilingual English/Spanish, preferred.
Preferred Skills & Abilities:
Working Conditions & Physical Demands:
This position works in a medical clinic office setting and while performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; stand, walk, and use hands/fingers to handle or feel. Specific vision abilities include close, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Current immunizations are required to work at Sunrise Community Health and may vary dependent upon the position. Influenza (Flu) and Tdap Vaccines are required for ALL staff.