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Dietitian - Grade One (As per award)

Job posted: 08/06/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1540619

Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1540619

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to pursue your profession and have a fantastic work/life balance. You will experience a relaxed lifestyle in a clean, green and beautiful area with significant natural and ecological advantages. With the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and snowfields on your doorstep, this will be the best move you ever made!

Ongoing, Part Time role

64 hours per fortnight Fixed Term until 6/5/2022 and then 32 hours per fortnight Ongoing                                    

Applications are sought from enthusiastic and talented Dietitians to join our dedicated Allied Health team in this permanent role.  If you are looking for a new challenge and like the idea of working in a small team where you will experience a range of clinical exposure and great support, this is the perfect opportunity!  

The Position:

In this role you will assist in the delivery of quality, cost effective and efficient Dietetic services, working closely with other Allied Health disciplines to provide person-centred care that improves the health outcomes and independence of the client.  In addition, you will enjoy variety and challenge by contributing to the implementation of new initiatives and projects to ensure they are integrated into Dietetics programs and services.

The Team:

The BRHS Dietetics department operates within a friendly, supportive and collaborative Allied Health who will welcome you warmly to their team.  The core Dietetic services include acute inpatients (including the Dialysis and Day Chemotherapy Units), inpatient rehabilitation, outpatients, aged care and community health programs including cardiac rehabilitation, pulmonary rehabilitation and diabetes groups. The Dietetics Department is supported by a team of Allied Health Assistants (AHA's) who assist with nutrition screening and monitoring of patients.

What you need:

  • A tertiary qualification in Nutrition and Dietetics with Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) status
  • Sound knowledge and some experience in one or more of the following clinical areas of practice: Acute Hospital, Rehabilitation Inpatients, Community Outpatients.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide client-centred and goal focused nutrition interventions.
  • Pro-active, clear and concise communication skills which promote service and client interests.
  • Ability to participate as an effective and collaborative member of a multi-disciplinary team

Please refer to the position description for other key selection criteria requirements.

Why should you Apply?

You will enjoy being part of our close-knit Allied Health team and relish a great lifestyle being based in a stunning part of Victoria near the Gippsland Lakes, 90 mile beach and the high country.  For applicants needing to relocate, hospital accommodation may be accessed for an initial period if required, to assist your transition to the area. A range of organisational benefits exist including a Year 3 starting classification for new Dietitians, due to our regional location.

Interested?

Contact: Wendy Newcomen, Dietetics Team Leader on 03 5150 3388

Applications by close of business: Monday 21st June 2021

Dietitian - Grade One (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award

Contact:

Wendy Newcomen, Dietetics Team Leader | 03 5150 3388

Dietitian - Grade One (As per award)