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Dietitian - Grade 3


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Full job description
  • Supportive Allied Health Team environment
  • Empower people to grow and impart your knowledge
  • Free on-site staff car parking and close to public transport

Are you an enthusiastic and experienced Dietitian looking for a new leadership challenge?

About the role

John Fawkner Private Hospital is currently seeking an experienced Dietitian to join our Allied Health team on a part-time basis, 3 to 4 days a week (to be negotiated). We are seeking and highly developed communicator with excellent clinical knowledge and supervisory experience to co-chair our Allied Health team. Work both autonomously as well as collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team to deliver excellent outcomes for our patients across a varied and interesting case-load.

About us

John Fawkner Private Hospital is located in the north-west suburbs of Melbourne. With 186 registered beds, an emergency department, 5 operating theatres, 12 bed Critical Care Complex and a busy day surgery/endoscopy unit the hospital provides a wide range of services to its community.

The hospital specialises in orthopaedics, general surgery, general medicine, oncology, cardiology, urology, plastic surgery, ENT and gynaecology.

As a Dietitian your responsibilities will include:

  • Clinical supervision of Grade 2 Dietitian and Grade 2 Speech Pathologist
  • Identify and implement quality improvement projects
  • Providing evidence-based nutritional assessment and management of patients
  • Demonstrating sound clinical reasoning and best practice dietary prescription
  • Contributing to the multidisciplinary care of our patients
  • Involvement with both inpatient and outpatient services

Essential Criteria:

  • Bachelor in Nutrition and Dietetics (or equivalent)
  • Current member of Dietitian Association of Australia
  • Minimum 5 years' acute hospital experience
  • Exceptional time management and communication skills
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Proven excellence in customer service delivery
  • Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team
  • Commitment to ongoing education and the provision of evidence based practice
  • Authority to Work in Australia

Why Healthscope?

When you join Healthscope, you become part of our Community of Care. Our people are at the heart of our organisation - no matter the role, every day our people make a difference to the lives of our patients and their families. As the only national private hospital operator and healthcare provider in Australia, our 42 sites are supported by our central Support Office, enabling them to provide an exceptional experience for the communities we care for.

  • Flexibility to work across one or multiple hospitals across our network.
  • Discounted health insurance
  • Continuous professional development, education & support provided to encourage growth

We pride ourselves on working with talented, passionate and caring people to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care and experience during their stay with us.

Come and be the difference in our patient's lives.

Applications close: 24th July 2022

To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application form. For any questions, please reach out to recruitment@healthscope.com.au

More Information: Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current National Police check, WWCC (where applicable) and Evidence of right to work in Australia prior to appointment. Staff in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases as a Category A Healthcare worker.

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Job details
Date posted
16 Jun 2022
Healthcare & Medical
$90k ~ $99k
Contract type
Work type
Part time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Health care providers & services
Private business

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