Employment Opportunities - Citizens for Citizens, Inc.

Current Employment Opportunities

Citizens for Citizens, Inc. is the Massachusetts Community Action Agency that assists over 42,000 households in the Greater Fall River and Taunton areas each year. We provide short and long term services that empower low income individuals and families with the tools necessary to overcome the burdens of poverty and financial crisis while creating and maintaining self-sufficiency. “We deliver more than promises”

An immediate opening is available for a Nutritionist at our Taunton/Attleboro WIC program. As a WIC Nutritionist you would experience a fast-paced, friendly, engaging environment, knowing you will be making a difference in our community!

General Description:

The program nutritionist provides nutrition services to WIC applicants and participants.

Specific Essential Duties:

  • Provide nutrition care to high and low-risk women, infants and children under the supervision of the senior nutritionist, including all aspects of:
    • Anthropometric and hematological data collection
    • Dietary assessment, nutritional risk assessment and food package prescription
    • Nutrition and breastfeeding counseling and education
  • Documentation and data entry
  • Referrals to other health and social services
  • Follow-up nutrition education
  • Participates in planning, development, and evaluation of:
  • Educational materials and group nutrition education sessions
  • Participant counseling and education strategies
  • Nutrition in-services and education strategies
  • Nutrition policies
  • Assists senior nutritionist in:
    • Training paraprofessional WIC staff
    • Conducting quality assurance activities
    • Communicating with health care community on issues pertaining to participant needs
    • Providing nutrition care for low-risk applicants and participants as needed
  • Quality assurance activities
  • Performs other duties as needed, including:
  • Assisting in the training of CPA I and CPA II

General Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in public health nutrition, nutrition, foods and nutrition, or nutrition education
  • One year’s experience in clinical or community nutrition, preferred
  • Demonstrates leadership and decision-making capabilities
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills
  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish or English/Portuguese preferred
  • Availability to work during morning, afternoon, evening, and occasional Saturday hours
  • Sensitivity to the needs of the participant population
  • Availability to work at multiple WIC sites and during program clinic hours as needed

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to drive
  • Ability to see and read a computer screen and paper documents
  • Sitting for sustained periods of time

The WIC program environment is a noisy setting with daily heavy client flow including many infants and toddlers. 

Citizens for Citizens is an equal opportunity Employer.

 

For more information or to apply, send letter of interest and resume to the Taunton/Attleboro WIC Director 

Beth Slater

1 Taunton Green

Taunton Ma 02780

beth.slater@cfcinc.org

Job Type: Full-time/Part-time

 

Responsible for the growth and development of a given group of preschool children under the guidance of the Education Specialist

A Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Human Services or equivalent with two years experience working with preschool children; hourly rate of $18.35

Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Human Services or equivalent with coursework towards a Bachelor’s Degree in progress with two years experience: hourly rate of $14.73

Must be “Lead Teacher” qualified through EEC.

Ability to speak Spanish or Portuguese is strongly desired

Minimum Hours are 8:00-2:30, 30 hours per week, Minimum of 41 weeks per year.

EXCELLENT BENEFIT PACKAGE including health, dental, life and disability insurance, paid vacation, sick and personal time, pension plan, and college tuition reimbursement.

 

Send resume by May 24, 2019

to:

Citizens For Citizens, Inc. Head Start

427 Robeson Street

Fall River, MA  02720

Attn: Diane Vazquez

Diane.vazquez@cfcinc.org

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities encouraged to apply.

Duties include working with individual children and small groups under the direction of the Education Specialist

Associates or Bachelor’s Degree and one year experience
working with preschool children required.

EEC “Teacher Preschool” qualified preferred or be willing to take

ECE Course needed for EEC Teacher Qualification.

Must obtain certifications in CPR/First Aid.

Ability to speak Spanish or Portuguese desirable.

Pay rate is $14.54 with an Associate’s Degree, $14.64 with a Bachelor’s Degree

Minimum Hours are 10:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.,

30 hours per week,

52 weeks per year.

EXCELLENT BENEFIT PACKAGE including health, dental, life and disability insurance, paid vacation, sick and personal time, pension plan, and college tuition reimbursement.

Submit resume
By May 24, 2019

to:

Citizens for Citizens, Inc. Head Start
427 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA  02720
Attn: Diane Vazquez

Diane.vazquez@cfcinc.org

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities encouraged to apply

Salary Range: Competetive Daily Reimbursement Rates

Position Overview:
EEC Family Child Care
Licensed Provider-Educator for Family Child Care System in Fall River Community Qualifications & Skills:

EEC Family Child Care Licensed Providers-Educators for Family Child Care System

Hours:
Full time or substitute
Availability 7:00-5:00 pm

Please contact:
Citizens For Citizens, Inc.
427 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Attn: Eloise Carrier
eloise.carrier@cfcinc.org
(508) 324-7517

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities encouraged to apply

Salary Range: $11.00/hr.

Position Overview:
Direct care and supervision of school-age children (5-13 yrs of age)
Bus monitoring from school to program center

Qualifications & Skills:
18 years of age
High school diploma or GED
6 months experience working in a supervised school-age setting, preferred

Hours:
Monday – Friday 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. (after school)
Full-time (vacations and summer)
Deadline: N/A

Please submit resume to:
Citizens For Citizens, Inc.
427 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Attn: Eloise Carrier
eloise.carrier@cfcinc.org