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Nutrition & Food
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ALB00200933 Requisition #

Your Opportunity:

This Dietitian I position offers a dietitian a variety of experiences with clients in acute care, outpatients and home care. Home care clients can reside in their own homes, lodges or supportive living facilities. The majority of patients will be adults; however, pediatric clients may be seen in outpatients. Collaboration with all members of the team, from front line food services staff to physicians is required to ensure appropriate nutrition care is provided.

Description:

As a Dietitian I, you may provide nutrition expertise to patients (clients, residents) in various AHS facilities and community settings to achieve nutrition and health outcomes. You may be responsible for nutrition assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of nutrition care plans. You may plan and provide public health nutrition services and education programs to promote healthy living and disease prevention for clients/groups in facilities or community settings. Nutrition education is provided to students and other healthcare professionals to support delivery of evidence based nutrition information.

  • Classification: Dietitian I
  • Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
  • Department: CORP RD Nutr Serv Rural
  • Primary Location: Rocky Mountain House HC
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 0.60
  • Posting End Date: 15-APR-2021
  • Temporary Employee Class: Temp Part Time
  • Date Available: 26-APR-2021
  • Temporary End Date: 01-OCT-2021
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 2
  • Shifts per cycle: 6
  • Shift Pattern: Days
  • Days Off: As Per Rotation
  • Minimum Salary: $37.85
  • Maximum Salary: $50.33
  • Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required
Required Qualifications:

Completion of Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Foods and Nutrition. Completion of an internship program or practicum training program accredited by the Dietitians of Canada. Active or eligible for registration with the College of Dietitians of Alberta (CDA).

Additional Required Qualifications:

The successful candidate will demonstrate a Patient First philosophy; be comfortable working with seniors and their families; be able to support both adult and pediatric patients; and have excellent time management and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior experience working in a variety of practice areas is an asset.

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.

Important:

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring the safety of staff and patients and requires all NEW employees to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (CRC) and/or Vulnerable Sector Search(VSS) prior to the start of their employment. The CRC/VSS must be specific to the role at AHS and must be dated no more than 90 days prior to the date on your written offer from AHS.

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