Dietitian Grade 1 (As per award)

Job posted: 09/06/2021
Applications close: 27/06/2021 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Part time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/1540988

Reference: VG/1540988

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds and an extensive range of primary and community services. Warrnambool boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. The city’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth.

About the role

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Dietitians for an ongoing part time (72 hours per fortnight) Grade 1 position working across our inpatient and outpatient service to achieve discipline outcomes and best practice. While working within our highly skilled and supportive multi-disciplinary department, the role focuses on providing effective and efficient evidence based Nutrition services to patients.

The positions responsibilities include but are not limited to; accurately assessing and implementing appropriate clinical management for patients, prioritising and managing a caseload effectively and maintaining statistics and records.

The successful applicant will also have the opportunity to participate in supervision for themselves and the supervision of placement students, participate in department meetings, trainings and quality programs as well as assisting with reviewing and developing educational resources.

Both recently graduated and experienced professionals are encouraged to apply.

What you bring

Applicants should hold appropriate tertiary qualifications and be eligible for membership as an Accredited Practising Dietitian. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate well-developed organisational, communication skills, clinical skills and an ability to work in partnership with others. A current Victorian drivers licence is required.

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

Who we are

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 34,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/

How to apply

A position description and further details can be found at our Website under Careers and Volunteers.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Susan Baudinette (Manager Nutrition and Dietetics) via email sbaudinette@swh.net.au or Claire Lockwood (Dietitian Grade 2) via email clockwood@swh.net.au

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Victorian Public Health Sector (Medical Scientists, Pharmacists and Psychologists) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2017-2021, with the appropriate classification Dietitian Grade 1.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and Volunteers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of two (2) referees by Sunday 27 June 2021.

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio-economic status.

Dietitian Grade 1 (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award


Susan Baudinette or Claire Lockwood | sbaudinette@swh.net.au clockwood@swh.net.au

Dietitian Grade 1 (As per award)