Administrative Support, Case Management/Social Services, Education/Teaching/Training
2 Year Degree
COMPELLING OPPORTUNITY FOR SOMEONE WHO WANTS TO FULFILL ON THEIR PURPOSE, MAKE A MEANINGFUL DIFFERENCE FOR OTHERS, AND ADVANCE THEIR CAREER! The YWCA of Metropolitan Chicago, a 21st Century, business-savvy, social enterprise committed to “Eliminating Racism and Empowering Women,” is seeking a CONTRACTUAL FOOD PROGRAM MONITOR for the YWCA Early Childhood Services - Child and Adult Care Food Program, based at our location at 6600 S. Cottage Grove, Chicago, IL 60637. This contractual position reports to the Program Coordinator.
Overall Purpose: The Contractual Food Program Monitor perform visits to childcare programs and conduct reviews according to program guidelines under the supervision of the Program Coordinator.
Complete trimester visits/training to participating providers as assigned; conducting follow-up visits as required.
Provide training and technical assistance to providers as necessary during program visits regarding accurate record keeping, meal service procedures and programmatic elements.
Participate in annual nutrition trainings.
Attend regularly occurring meetings and trainings to enhance performance.
Travel within 50-mile radius to service Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake and Will counties
High school diploma; AA in a related field preferred
1-2 years experience in nutrition training or in early childhood related fields
Proficient oral and written skills
Proficiency with technology use i.e., laptops, smartphones.
Available to work a flexible schedule (Mon-Sun 6am -9pm; varying days and times).
Effective verbal and written communication skills; bilingual abilities a plus
Available to attend regularly scheduled meetings at the YWCA Chicagoland sites
Must have your own reliable vehicle and proof of auto insurance
Ability to travel within Chicago and western suburban areas within a 50-mile radius.
Ability to work independently
Thrives in an environment in which collaboration, partnership and empowerment are the key cultural elements
About YWCA Metropolitan Chicago
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago is committed to providing women with the support and tools needed to transform their lives, to be confident in their choices and to make valuable contributions to their communities.