Island Health is hiring a full-time Food Services and Clinical Dietitian.
This is a unique opportunity to live and work on the northern part of Vancouver Island. In this role, your primary office would be in Port Hardy, with travel required to additional sites you would oversee (Cormorant Island and Port McNeill).
As the Food Services and Clinical Dietitian, you oversee the patient food production service, from procurement to production, and supervise the food services staff. You plan, implement and evaluate nutritional care for hospital-based, long-term care and/or community-based patients and/or outpatient clients in the Mt. Waddington geographic area, according to guidelines established by General Support Services.
Your duties and responsibilities include instructing and counseling patients/clients and families regarding appropriate nutritional requirements, clinical diet regimes and food planning and preparation in accordance with established policies and procedures, professional regulations and Standards of Practice.
- Bachelor’s degree with major credits in Food and Nutrition from a Dietitians of Canada accredited university.
- Completion of a Dietitians of Canada recognized dietetic internship.
- Registration with the College of Dietitians of British Columbia required.
- Eligible for membership with the Dietitians of Canada (DC).
- Two years of recent, related experience as a practicing Registered Dietitian.
- Valid BC Driver’s License.
For full job description and to apply online: https://islandhealth.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/127530
About Island Health
Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia. With more than 24,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 3,000 volunteers, Island Health Is the largest employer on Vancouver Island, providing a comprehensive range of progressive health services to the 765,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities.
We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package (depending on position) including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment.
Join our team and make a difference.