Registered Dietitian

Registered Dietitian
Posting Number: 
March 15, 2019 04:30 PM
Job Type: 
Full Time Permanent

The successful candidate will be responsible for working with a high degree of autonomy and works as part of an interdisciplinary team to assess the individual nutrition needs of public health clients (individuals and groups)


  • Successful completion of a Bachelor’s degree in Human Nutrition from a recognized baccalaureate program.
  • Successful completion of an accredited dietetic internship.
  • Current registration with the College of Dietitians of Ontario in good standing.
  • Prior working experience as a Dietitian, experience in community or public health would be an asset.
  • Knowledge, skills and recent experience in health promotion and community development, including the ability to apply the principles of adult learning, program development and community collaboration.
  • Must be capable of establishing positive interpersonal relationships and able to work as an effective team member.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational, critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated initiative and ability to work both independently and as an effective team member.
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license and reliable access to an insured working vehicle.   
  • A criminal reference check completed within the last six (6) months from a Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC), inclusive of vulnerable sector screening, will be required of the successful candidate.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to by March 15, 2019.

Derek McDonald
Director Corporate Services & Human Resources
Southwestern Public Health

Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated.  Only those under consideration will be contacted.