Clinical Dietitian

Contract | Castlegar, BRITISH COLUMBIA | 22 days

Job Summary

Contract
$32.48 - $40.51
Castlegar

Job Description



Interior Health is one of six publicly funded health authorities in British Columbia. With more than 19,000 employees and nearly 1,600 physicians on our team, we are developing the future of health care through innovation and professional development.
Located in the Southern Interior of British Columbia, our beautiful region includes larger cities such as Kelowna, Kamloops, Penticton, and Vernon along with a multitude of rural communities such as Cranbrook, Golden, Ashcroft, and 100 Mile House. Interior Health is dedicated to providing the best possible service to our citizens with staff and physicians who are committed to teamwork and high quality patient care � all playing an important part in our vision to set new standards of excellence in the delivery of health services in the Province of British Columbia....


Position Summary

Royal Inland Hospital is seeking to build its Clinical Dietitian team at Royal Inland Hospital and is looking to hire new Casual team members.
Casual employment includes: short-notice, on-call availability; workload coverage during a temporary absence; and/or providing relief coverage in a specific position. Days and shifts may vary with hours 08:00 to 16:00. Once hired into a casual position, employees become eligible to apply internal on relief and permanent positions as they become vacant. Upon completion of 180 hours in Casual employment, there is option of purchasing medical, dental and extended health benefit plans.
The Clinical Dietitian is a member of a multidisciplinary health care team and provides nutrition care and support to patients and groups according to established policies, standards and procedures. Utilizing clinical techniques and knowledge, the Clinical Dietitian provides nutrition services through: nutrition assessment; care planning and charting; intervention, goal setting and monitoring; counseling and education programs; consults and communicates with the multidisciplinary care teams; acts as a resource to other health professionals and communities within Interior Health.
The Clinical Dietitian provides input to the Professional Practice Leader by participating in the development of nutrition practice guidelines and procedures; research and continuous quality improvement initiatives for the facility and program. The Clinical Dietitian liaises and advises food service staff on patient/resident care issues and menu development.
If you are an experienced Clinician Dietitian with ability to prioritize daily responsibilities and deal with workload pressure we would welcome hearing from you!

Qualifications
  • Baccalaureate degree in nutrition and dietetics.
  • uccessful completion of an accredited hospital based dietetic internship program.
  • Registrant of the College of Dietitians of British Columbia.
  • One year of clinical nutrition experience in a health care environment preferred.
  • Valid BC Driver’s License.
  • Restricted Acts A (Enteral Nutrition), B (Parenteral Nutrition) and C (Instillation through Enternal) are an asset.

 

 

Apply online at: https://jobs.interiorhealth.ca/job/kamloops/clinical-dietitian-royal-inla nd-hospital-casual/602/16453632