Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Nutrition
Dietitian, Grade 3 - Community Mental Health
Permanent Full Time
ADO each month
Grade 3 Classification
St Kilda Road
This is a newly created position which is part of a wider expansion of services to provide mental health intensive care packages to consumers of the Alfred Mental and Addiction Health Community Programme. The successful applicant will be responsible for developing the nutrition services within the Community Mental Health Services as well as building capacity for nutrition therapy to be a core component of treatment planning in a collaborative recovery focused model of care.
This position is based at the St Kilda Road Clinic and sits within the Adult Community Mental Health Service. Professional governance will be supported by the Alfred Health Nutrition Department.
The successful candidate should ideally demonstrate:
Clinical nutrition expertise in the assessment and management of consumers of mental health services across the spectrum of care
Excellence in clinical care, leadership and communication skills
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
Post graduate qualification or be progressing toward one