The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE), Office of Administration and Support (OAS), Division of School and Community Nutrition in Frankfort (Franklin County) has an opening for a Dietetics Educator. This position is federally-funded, time-limited, non-merit position.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under limited supervision, provide technical assistance and training to local school food authorities and other state and private non-profit food service sponsors in the application, coordination, implementation and monitoring of menu compliance for the National School Lunch and Breakfast administrative review.
Provide on site assessment of administrative reviews to include compliance of menus on the day of review as well as portion sizes and quantities. Provide training and technical assistance while on site.
Provide off site assessment for administrative reviews to include menu reviews and technical assistance to sponsors.
Perform a nutrient analysis on menus that are not in compliance during the administrative review.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Applicant must be registered as a dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, the credentialing agency for the American Dietetic Association. http://www.cdrnet.org/
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE and SKILLS:
Demonstrated basic knowledge of National School Lunch program and Breakfast Administrative Review.
Should possess strong inter-personal skills.
Federal child nutrition experience is acceptable.
Applicants and employees in this classification may be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check.
Pay Grade: 14
Monthly Salary Range: $2,937.20 - $3,890.90
: TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, applicants must complete an application via the Career Opportunities System (COS), submit their application, resume, and letter of interest directly to: Anitra Williams, Division of Human Resources, 500 Mero Street, 16th Floor, Capital Plaza Tower, Frankfort, KY 40601; fax: 502-564-3611. Email: Anitra.Williams@education.ky.gov
These positions will remain opened until filled.
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D