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Position Details
Reference Number 15412
Position Title Dietitian (1DT345)
Internal Only This position is open to employees of UnitingCare Health only
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity The Wesley Hospital
Enterprise Agreement AH - Allied Health Enterprise Agreement - Allied Health - Level 3
Position Summary
  • Level 3 Dietitian – Permanent Full Time
  • Open to Internal Applicants Only


What We're Offering: 


We are currently seeking internal applications for a new Level 3 Dietitian opportunity, engaged in a permanent full time capacity. Reporting to the Head of Nutrition, you will ensure the exceptional provision of services to our patients by: 

  • Applying a high level of Medical Nutrition Therapy knowledge and skill across multiple clinical areas
  • Contributing to improvement of service delivery, quality management and systems for our patients and their families
  • Providing clinical development and supervision to less experienced Allied Health Staff, assistants and students
  • Maintaining a clinical caseload with reference to best practice guidelines and evidence based practice service delivery

About You: 


As an experienced Dietitian you will present with: 


  • High level of clinical knowledge, expertise and skills in a comparable setting, preferably acute care services
  • Commitment to delivering outcomes based on best practice clinical reasoning and decision making
  • Minimum 3 or more years post graduate experience
  • Tertiary Qualification as well as APD status with Dietitians Association of Australia
  • Ongoing commitment to quality improvement and professional development, including special interest groups


To Apply:


To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process.


We’re committed to providing opportunities for personal and professional development to our employees. As such, we are only inviting internal applications for this opportunity.


We look forward to receiving your applications by Sunday, 14th of January 2018


Internal Applicants: for assistance with creating a profile on Mercury, or updating your internal status in Mercury, please contact Recruitment on 07 3253 4669


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Selection Criteria Essential: Minimum 3 or more years post graduate experience with a high level of clinical knowledge, expertise and skills in a comparable (acute hospital and/or ambulatory service) setting
Essential: Tertiary Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from a recognised tertiary institution
Essential: Current Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) status with the Dietitians Association of Australia
Essential: Demonstrated ability to deliver a high level of clinical reasoning and decision making that is based on current best practice
Essential: Demonstrated knowledge of and application of Nutrition Care Process Terminology
Essential: Member of Dietitians Association of Australia Special Interest Group/s
Contact Person Judy Martineau
Contact Number 0437561372
Contact Email
Closing Date 14/01/2018
Position Description
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