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.
Grade 3 Dietitian ICU
Based at The Alfred Hospital
Full Time - 80 hours per fortnight plus ADO
Alfred Health’s Nutrition Department is seeking an outstanding senior clinical dietitian with experience in critical care nutrition.
As the Senior ICU Dietitian, you will be responsible for the clinical operation of a team of dietitians in the ICU cluster of Alfred Health’s Nutrition Department. Clinical expertise in critical care, strong leadership skills and a proven track record of coordination and implementation of quality initiatives in clinical nutrition are key aspects of this role. The Nutrition department has a proud history of research and there is an opportunity to participate and/or undertake research projects.
The Alfred Hospital Intensive Care Unit is one of Australia's leading Intensive Care Units, admitting approximately 3,000 patients a year. The state-of-the-art 45 cubicle unit is one of the largest and has the most complex case mix in the country.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
Clinical expertise in critical care nutrition.
Excellent communication skills, ability to lead a team and proficiency in nutrition education
Experience of continuous quality improvement and service development
At Least 7 years post-graduate experience
Eligibility for membership of DAA and APD credentialed is essential
Postgraduate qualification or be progressing toward one
Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance
On-site child care centre
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For a confidential discussion please contact Professor Ibolya Nyulasi - Manager Nutrition Services on 0419 770 048
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.