Center for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment, a center of USD, is recruiting a MSW or MPH student employee to assist with a WIC Community Innovation and Outreach Project (WIC-CIAO).

WIC aligns with several child abuse prevention strategies:

  • Providing support and education to parents
  • Strengthening families
  • Building social connections
  • Screening for risk factors
  • Providing parenting supports

WIC has been shown to provide wide-ranging benefits:

  • Longer, safer pregnancies, with fewer premature births and infant deaths
  • Improved dietary outcomes for infants and children
  • Improved maternal health
  • Improved performance at school

Job Description:

$18/hour up to 20 hours/week. Includes some evening and weekend hours. Position would be held for the 2023-2024 academic year, with the option to continue through October 2024. The main duties include:

  • Preparing materials for outreach events and trainings
  • Providing administrative support for project team and community partner meetings
  • Identifying, scheduling, and staffing outreach events
  • Assisting with survey data collection
  • Recruiting and managing USD student volunteers
  • Engaging with families to collect qualitative data about their experiences with WIC

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