About the Job

Job Title

Dietitian I

Job Category

Clinical Dietitian


Alberta Health Services
Peace River, Alberta, Canada

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Job Description and Requirements

This position is based out of the Peace River Healthcare Centre with traveling services to Grimshaw and Manning as assigned.

As a Dietitian I, you may provide nutrition expertise to patients (clients, residents) in various AHS facilities and community settings to achieve nutrition and health outcomes. You may be responsible for nutrition assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of nutrition care plans. You may plan and provide public health nutrition services and education programs to promote healthy living and disease prevention for clients/groups in facilities or community settings. Nutrition education is provided to students and other healthcare professionals to support delivery of evidence based nutrition information.

Classification: Dietitian I
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Department: NZ CORP GDPR NS Rural
Primary Location: Peace River Comm Hlth Ctr
Multi-Site: Multisite
FTE: 1.00
Posting End Date: 07-FEB-2018
Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
Date Available: 17-FEB-2018
Temporary End Date: 15-FEB-2019
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 10
Shift Pattern: days
Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
Minimum Salary: $37.85
Maximum Salary: $50.33
Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required

Required Qualifications:
Completion of Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Foods and Nutrition. Completion of an internship program or practicum training program accredited by the Dietitians of Canada. Active or eligible for registration with the College of Dietitians of Alberta (CDA).

Additional Required Qualifications:
Patient First philosophy; be comfortable teaching clients in a group setting; able to support both adult and pediatric patients; and have excellent time management and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications:
Preference for previous experience of two years as a Dietitian in a health care facility setting.


Alberta Health Services

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[posted Feb 2, 2018]

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