Registered Dietitian

Position: 
Registered Dietitian
Posting Number: 
1.57
Deadline: 
June 20, 2019 04:30 PM
Job Type: 
Full Time Temporary

This position is anticipated to extend for a duration of 12 months, subject to availability of work and funding.

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).

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 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 careers@swpublicheath.ca by June 20, 2019.

Nicole Dagg, CHRL
Manager, Human Resources
Southwestern Public Health

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