Competencies, Knowledge, and Skills of Effective School Nutrition Assistants/Technicians
This project focused on the school nutrition assistant/technician who works at the local school cafeteria under the direction of a school nutrition manager.
The objectives of this study were:
- Identify the functional areas, competencies, knowledge, and skills needed by effective school nutrition assistants in the current school nutrition environment;
- Determine at what point the school nutrition assistant should be able to know/perform the knowledge/skill statement, at time of hire or after training.