Health & Nutrition Manager

Full-Time Health & Nutrition Manager at Southeast New Mexico Community Action Corporation
Available Openings: 1
Apply By: June 30, 2024
Industry: Job Vacancy
Pay Type: Salary
Compensation: $57,096.00 - $71,379.00 per year
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree

We offer a 4-day work week (Monday – Thursday) Thirteen (13) Paid Holidays per year Annual Leave, Sick Leave, Retirement Plans, Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance An application and letter of interest is required. You may go to our website at and complete and application and upload your resume and letter of interest or you may go to our Community Action/Head Start sites in Artesia, Carlsbad, and Roswell to complete an application.


The Health & Nutrition Manager works as a part of the content area team of managers/specialists/coordinators to integrate Head Start services for children and families, and is responsible for education and early childhood health services. The Health & Nutrition Manager is responsible for planning, implementing administering the Health/Nutrition content area of the Head Start program in such a way as to ensure quality as defined by the Head Start Performance Standards, and other federal, state, and local requirements. The Health & Nutrition Manager is responsible for planning and ensuring that health, and nutrition services for children and families, including preventive health care, dental exams, physical examinations, screenings, and immunizations. Monitors the implementation of state and federal health, nutrition, and safety requirements described in the Head Start Program Performance Standards. Provides student, parent, and staff education in health and nutrition practices. Supervises health & nutrition staff. Services must be coordinated with staff in other program content areas and must include ongoing assessment of the quality of services provided.


Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Development, Social Services, Human Relations, Social Science, Psychology or related field. Two (2) years work experience in early childhood, social work, parent education, family studies, health or related field. Related work experience with young children in a Head Start or similar program.

Southeast New Mexico Community Action Corporation

Contact: Human Resources
Phone 575-887-3939
Phone 2 575-689-7904
1915 San Jose Blvd
Carlsbad, Eddy, NM 88220