Dietitian – Grade 2

December 4th, 2018

Dietitian – Grade 2

Permanent part Time – (72 hours per fortnight)

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Dietitian to work within our small dynamic Nutrition and Dietetics team. The Dietetic Team provides services to inpatients on the acute and the subacute units. They also are involved in outpatient clinics, including individual assessments and group education presentations, as well as food service and aged care consultation. It is essential the applicant have experience as part of a multidisciplinary team.

The Grade 2 will have had a minimum of 3 years’ experience, have the capacity to support the Grade 1 Dietitians, and supervise students in our broad student education program. The Grade 2 will have demonstrated quality improvement project work and an interest in taking on new initiatives for the Dietetic/Nutrition Department.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, proactive dietitian who has an interest or experience in aged care. The successful applicant will hold a tertiary qualification in Nutrition and Dietetics and be accredited by DAA or willing to obtain accreditation. A current driver’s licence is also required for occasional travel within Castlemaine and surrounding areas.

 Key selection criteria includes:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Demonstrated ability to delver effective group presentations
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Be bale to give examples of the use of evidences based dietetic care and nutirion diagnoses
  • Examples of experience in a range of settings, ideally in health care
  • Demonstrated experience in the design and implementation of quality improvement activities
  • Demonstrated understanding of person centered care
  • Have a current drivers license

Further information is available from Lee Mason Manager of Nutrition and Dietetics on  5471 1516

Applications close Monday 17th December 2018

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If applicable applicants applying that hold visa status must provide documentation on application.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check.

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