Job Description

WIC Director (WIC)
Louisville, KY, United States of America
$55,000.00 - $60,000.00


Park DuValle Community Health Center is a 501c3 non-profit, federally qualified health center that has served the local community for over 50 years.  Park DuValle Community Health Center strives to adhere to the highest quality standards of patient care, regardless of patients’ insurance status or ability to pay.  Employees of Park DuValle Community Health Center, Inc. are deemed to be federal employees qualified for protection under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA).

Job Skills / Requirements

The WIC Director is responsible for directing and implementing all aspects of Park DuValle Community Health Center's Women, Infants and Children program (WIC).  Plans and monitors all financial, operational, and professional activities of the WIC department.  The position also involves direct nutritional counseling and care activities to clients.  

  • Oversees WIC staff members who provide participant centered nutrition counseling and care services, builds and maintains caseloads and schedules, evaluates performance and conducts staff meetings.
  • Manages and monitors financial aspects of the WIC program budget.
  • Plans and conducts in-servie training programs in nutritional care for the staff of the WIC program.
  • Prepares policies and procedures for the effective administration of the WIC Program.
  • Participates in State and Regional meetings and local programs to keep abreast of new developments in the field of nutrition.
  • Maintains records in accordance with Federal, State, and County requirements.
  • Peforms other duties as assigned.

Experience requirment:

At least three years experience in dietetics with at least one year of management experience.



Education Requirements (Any)

The WIC Certifying Health Professional may be any of the following: Nutritionist (Bachelor's Degree), Dietitian (RDLD), or Nurse (RN)

Additional Information / Benefits

  • Knowledge of the WIC program's policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of nutrition and diet-therapy.
  • Knowledge of the relationship of nutritent intake to health and how various disease states and medical care plans alter nutrient needs.
  • Ability to assess client nutritional status and develop
    therapeutic dietary plans.
  • Ability to plan, supervise and evaluate the work of others.
  • Ability to keep accurate records.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan, Paid Time Off (PTO)

This job reports to the COO

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift.

Number of Openings for this position: 1