Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Other Allied Health / Medical Science
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.
Fixed – term maternity leave backfill to June 2020
Part-time role (1 day per week) based in Moorabbin
Dietitian Grade 3
Great Staff Benefits
Make a difference and help create new types of services with young people and their families
Alfred Child and Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) is one component of Addiction and Mental Health at Alfred Health. We are a community-based service providing comprehensive multi-disciplinary assessment, treatment and case management to infants, children, adolescents and young people up to the age of 25 years of age presenting with behavioural, emotional, psychiatric or developmental difficulties.
Alfred CYMHS have an exciting opportunity for a Dietitian to deliver dietetic support, advice and consultation to young people, families and clinicians involved with various components of the CYMHS Eating Disorder Program.
In this position you will be providing meal planning assistance at home to families, as well as supporting families involved in the clinic based treatment. Where possible you could also provide direct care to young adults accessing the service for assistance with eating difficulties.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Personal experience as a family member of carer of a young person who has used the public mental health system and understanding of the impact of mental health issues and illness on families/carers.
Appropriate work visa
Current Victorian Driver's License
Current Working with Children Check or willing to obtain one
Be willing to undergo a Background Check
Portable long service leave from other public health services
Access to salary packaging
Discount health insurance and banking
Great work life balance
Located close to public transport, shops and restaurants
If this opportunity sounds like it is for you, click the APPLY button, including your resume and cover letter.
For more information regarding the position please contact Rachel Barbara-May on ph: 8552 0555
Applications close Wednesday 29th May 2019 at 11pm AEST
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.