National WIC Association

Chief - Nutrition, Breastfeeding & Training Services

South Los Angeles Health Projects (WIC) (Inglewood, CA)

Description of Duties:

  • Provides coordination, oversight, and supervision for all staff and activities within the Nutrition & Breastfeeding Services Unit
  • Provides oversight and guidance to staff developing training programs for professional and paraprofessional staff; conducts staff training as needed and appropriate 
  • Develops, administers, and evaluates breastfeeding and nutrition education policies and procedures, and the nutrition, breastfeeding, and health education component of the agency’s program, with input from unit members and in close collaboration with other department managers and site staff to ensure coordinated and integrated program services 
  • Advises supervisory staff under his/her direction on personnel issues, including performance evaluations and corrective actions 
  • Assists the Executive Director in the recruitment and selection of professional and paraprofessional department and field staff
  • Provides consultation, advice and recommendations, and works in coordination with the Executive Director in areas related to the nutrition and breastfeeding components of the program, including developing and evaluating special projects 

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