Health & Nutrition Specialist


Regular, full-time (12 moths) Health & Nutrition Specialist opening at the Head Start Administrative Building located in Ullin, Illinois. Job duties include the coordination of all requirements of the Head Start Performance Standards related to health care and nutrition services, as well as providing/coordinating staff and parent trainings as needed on health and/or nutrition issues. This position will also be responsible for meeting the requirements of the Child & Adult Care Food Program; following USDA guidelines; participating in menu planning; coordinating the requisitioning of supplies and equipment; reviewing food bits; assisting with negotiation of contracts, supplies, and services; and planning trainings for cooks. This position will be required to obtain Hearing & Vision Certification and CPR/First Aid Instructor Certification.


Minimum qualifications include: a Bachelor’s Degree in Health or Nutrition related field. DCFS Criminal Background/Criminal Check is required.

How to Apply

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Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D