Sieda Community Action Head Start is currently accepting applications for a Nutrition Assistant through Sunday, June 4, 2023. This position will be located at the First Lutheran Church of Ottumwa beginning in August 2023 for the 2023-2024 school year.


The Nutrition Assistant position is responsible for implementing the center’s meal service and nutrition program. Sieda Community Action is an EEO/AA employer.


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge skill, and/or ability required to be considered for this position.  


  • Requires completion of high school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED).   


  • The Head Start Nutrition Aide position requires one year work experience. Experience in a food service setting and/or Preschool or Child Care setting is preferred. Current ServSafe certification also preferred.


  • Requires basic level computer knowledge and experience to perform basic data entry functions

Wage range: $12.30-14.45/hr.

If interested please complete the online application.  Please include a resume and cover letter with the application. To view the complete Job Description.

Please contact Tamara Wheaton or Katie Thompson with any questions. and 641-682-8741