About the job
Mercy Multiplied is a nonprofit Christian organization with residential and outreach programs designed to empower people of all ages to live in freedom from life-controlling behaviors and situations, including eating disorders, self-harm, drug and alcohol addictions, unplanned pregnancy, depression, sexual abuse, and sex trafficking. Our residential program is for young women ages 13-32 and our goal is to help residents permanently stop destructive cycles, discover purpose for their lives, and become productive and thriving individuals. Our outreach programs and resources are based on the same biblically based principles used by Mercy homes.
The staff at Mercy Multiplied is a team of talented, fun, and hardworking people across four U.S. locations who work together to serve one mission: to provide opportunities and resources for all to experience God’s unconditional love, forgiveness, and life-transforming power.
We are looking for skilled, enthusiastic, service-minded people for our team. In addition to being a part of a mission that is greater than themselves, staff enjoy the following:
Opportunities to exercise their faith working alongside a supportive team of believers
Sessions led by dynamic Bible teachers and Christian speakers and authors brought in from all over the world
Jeans every day and a casual dress code on Fridays
A generous period of paid time off during the Christmas holiday
Great work environment and office spaces
Note: Mercy Multiplied is not affiliated with Mercy hospital. Please be sure to review the entire job description before applying. We are not a medical care facility and this position is not a CNA role.
We have an immediate opening for a Nutrition Manager staff in our home located in St. Louis, Missouri. This position is eligible for paid time off and insurance benefits.
32 Hours/Week (full-time)
To be successful in this role, one must have the following:
Bachelor's in Nutrition and Food Science preferred but not required (preferably a Registered Dietician)
Must have a high school diploma or pass a general educational development test (GED)
Managers Serve Safe Certification (provided)
Strong background in nutrition
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
Exceptional organizational and time management skill
Must have a thorough understanding of, and dedication to, the vision of Mercy Multiplied, along with demonstrated Christian work ethics
Summary of Responsibilities:
Develop and Maintain Food Programs for Residents
Create and post menus approved by Mercy Registered Dietician, making necessary accommodations for specific resident meal plans and food allergies
Develop meal plans for residents, including submitting to Mercy Registered Dietician for approval
Monitor lunch, snack, and complete meal monitoring per schedule; oversee meal preparation for lunch and dinner and check work details in the kitchen and dining room for all meals
Teach basic nutrition and educate residents individually on personal nutrition habits
Communicate any pertinent nutritional information to night/weekend staff as needed
Confer with Director of Home Operations, Fitness Manager, and Medical Services Manager about any special resident dietary needs due to medical conditions and/or doctor’s instructions
Source Healthy Food and Purchase for St. Louis Home
Inventory food supplies, create grocery lists, making necessary accommodations for specific resident meal plans and food allergies
Place food order weekly, coordinate food delivery services and pickups for food orders, and maintain constant contact with food service representative.
Purchase house supplies from Sam’s weekly and from local grocery store on an occasional basis
Research sources of healthy food, create menus and disseminate information to other homes as needed
Maintain Kitchen and Health Codes
Consult with Mercy Registered Dietician for development of menus
Stay abreast of current research on nutrition and wellness
Obtain Basic Sanitation and ServSafe Certification for Managers through the Missouri Health Department and facilitate a Serve Safe Class for residents quarterly.
Supervise Fitness Manager and approve individualized fitness programs
Participate in weekly Team Meeting, updating all nutritional information as needed
Consult with Medical Services Manager and Registered Dietician to set weight and nutrition, and guidelines for residents with eating disorders
Participate in Wellness Meetings
Work closely with Mercy Registered Dietician regarding nutrition questions and special nutrition related situations with residents
Assist with household duties whenever needed
Must be responsible for safe transportation of residents when needed
Other duties when necessary
All positions at Mercy Multiplied require mature Christians with a dedicated work ethic. All full-time positions have great benefit offerings, including medical, dental, and vision insurance for staff and their immediate family. We also provide life insurance, disability insurance, paid time off, and a retirement savings plan. Mercy Multiplied only hires and employs individuals who live a lifestyle conducive to Christian principles. Only qualified candidates need apply (no phone calls please).
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