The primary duties and responsibilities of the job:
Interview clients and potential clients to determine eligibility based on income, residency, nutrition and medical requirements (i.e., height, weight, hemoglobin).
Perform health and nutrition assessment and referral services.
Answer telephone; provide information regarding services, screen calls and schedule appointments if needed.
Provide breastfeeding counseling and support, basic nutrition and preventive health education to participants; assist staff with nutrition education classes.
Assist in performing other tasks not specifically listed in the above description.
Degree of independent action performed on the job:
Will be able to consult with nutritionist/site manager for additional information or guidance.
Internal and external contacts required as part of the job:
State WIC personnel; healthcare providers; personnel from out of state; vendors Internal: participants; and JHU administrative personnel.