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Position Title: Bilingual Food Program Monitor
Company: YWCA Metropolitan Chicago
Salary: Commensurate upon experience
Classification: Part Time (possible transition to Full Time); Non-Exempt
Reports to: Provider Engagement Coordinator
Location: Parks Francis Center in Chicago, IL; 6600 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago is the oldest and largest women’s organization in the region, with a mission to eliminate racism and empower women. To learn more about the YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, please visit our website at https://ywcachicago.org.
Position Purpose: The Bilingual Food Program Monitor assists the Provider Engagement Coordinator in monitoring and training program participants in the program requirements.
Travel within a 40 mile radius to service child care providers is Cook, DuPage, Kane and Will counties.
Requires working out of multiple YWCA sites and childcare homes weekly across Chicagoland
Providing Nutrition Education training and resources to members and communities we serve
Participation in creation of webinars, video trainings and public speaking engagements
Monitor cases and food program childcare sites to ensure all members submit the needed documentation in a timely manner
Perform data entry functions in an accurate and timely manner
Ability to work within two programs while balancing priorities, compliance, initiatives and deadlines
Providing training and technical assistance to providers as necessary during trimester visits regarding accurate record keeping and programmatic elements.
An Associate’s degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent education and/or experience in Nutrition, Early Childhood Education, Child Development, Social Work, Public Administration or Business, customer service or related field
Minimum of 2 years of related work experience in administrative and/or customer service role, including filing, record keeping, case management services, meeting/program planning, operations and evaluation, and the use of data management information systems
Ability to work occasional evenings and weekends, based on program needs for special projects and events
Well-developed problem-solving skills in situation assessment, problem identification, and solution design
Willingness to work collaboratively with individuals from various educational, socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds
Proactive self-starter with an ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously
Skills in creativity, innovation and ease in engaging clients and communities served
Proficiency with use of technology, smartphones, computers, etc.
Intermediate level of skill with Microsoft Office, Outlook, internet usage and databases.
Available to work within a flexible schedule
Effective verbal and written communication skills; oral and written bilingual skills (Spanish/ English)
Own transportation and proof of auto insurance
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. YWCA Metropolitan Chicago will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
***This job description is not intended to represent a complete list of all duties and responsibilities. There may be unplanned activities and other duties assigned.***
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.