Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Nutrition
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
New Gradudate Dietitian
Fixed term for 12 months
The Nutrition Department is seeking new graduate dietitian to join a busy clinical department. The Alfred Nutrition Department offers nutrition services across The Alfred, Caulfield Hospital and Sandringham Hospital campuses, providing a full range of clinical services, including specialist services such as nutrition support for both intensive care and chronic care patients. The department has innovative nutrition education and quality assurance programs.
The New gradudate dietitian is responsible for working within the Nutrition department to provide evidence based patient care, achieve operational effectiveness, develop departmental competencies and to work collaboratively within the Nutrition department and with the assigned clinical care team to assist in improving the standard of care for these patients. The New Graduate Position includes rotations at the acute and subacute hospital sites.
Understand current nutrition assessments and support practices
Ability to work in a multidesciplinary team
Knowledge of current community services and how to access them
Patient/ Customer focus
Ability to provide up-to-date knowledge and education materials in the are of nutrition
The successful applicant would have qualifications in dietetics and be eligible for membership of DAA.
Credentialed and holds provisional Accredited Practicing Dietitian Standing
Current driver's Licence
How to apply
To submit an application, please provide the following:
A Letter of application, briefly addressing key capabilities, and including your Nutrition interests and expectations of New Graduate Program. Please limit letter of application to two pages maximum.
Curriculum Vitae including academic results for third and fourth years of your training program. Please limit CV to three pages maximum
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.