Child Nutrition Supervisor II ExaminationThe Child Nutrition Supervisor II (CNS II) is the highest level in the Child Nutrition series and educates, evaluates, supports, and assists the regional Child Nutrition Supervisor Is (CNS I) and Field Services Unit (FSU).
Job DescriptionThe Child Nutrition Supervisor II (CNS II) is the highest level in the Child Nutrition series and educates, evaluates, supports, and assists the regional Child Nutrition Supervisor Is (CNS I) and Field Services Unit (FSU). The CNS II works closely with the CNS Is to track, pace, trend, and report timely program compliance monitoring review completion to FSU and upper management to ensure all approximately 3000 Child Nutrition Program agency program compliance reviews and activities adhere to stringent federal and state mandated requirements and timelines. The CNS II proves leadership to the Unit and Division in order to improve processes and procedures utilized by the Field Services Unit to ensure that staff uniformly holds all sponsors accountable to the Child Nutrition Programs administered by the California Department of Education. CNS II represents the department at meetings and conferences, interpret regulations, policies, procedures, and standards to staff and sponsors to ensure program integrity. The CNS II also provides advice, direction, and assistance to the CNS Is, staff and sponsors on the most difficult and complex child nutrition program components.
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Qualifications Assessment Questionnaire
The California civil service selection system is merit-based, and eligibility for appointment is established through a formal examination process. The Child Nutrition Supervisor II examination consists of a Qualifications Assessment Questionnaire (QAQ) that will be used to evaluate your experience, education, and training. The QAQ is the entire examination and will account for 100% of your score. Candidates will receive notification of their score by mail.
General Instructions/How to Apply
To apply for this examination, you must submit a complete application package which includes an Employment Application (STD. 678), the Qualifications Assessment Questionnaire with the Affirmation Statement, and evidence of completion of the education/credential requirement.
- Completed Employment Application (STD. 678) (PDF)
- Qualifications Assessment Questionnaire (DOC)
- Evidence of completion of the education requirement (copies are acceptable)
- Evidence of Registration with the American Dietetic Association, if applicable (copy is acceptable)
Please submit your completed application package to:
California Department of Education
Selection Services Office
1430 N Street, Room 1802
Sacramento, CA 95814
How to Apply for Vacant Positions
If you are successful in the Child Nutrition Supervisor II examination, your name will be placed on an eligible list used for hiring. You may receive contact letters inviting you to participate in hiring interviews for CNS II positions. You can also search for CNS II positions by viewing our Job Announcements page. You should review and familiarize yourself with the position description and job duties listed on the Job Announcement prior to your hiring interview.