About the Job

Job Title

Director of Clinical Nutrition Services

Job Category

Clinical Dietitian


The Renfrew Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19128

Job Description and Requirements

The Renfrew Center of Philadelphia, PA has an immediate opening for a
Director of Nutrition Services
Build your career with the leading provider in the field of eating disorders!
The Renfrew Center has been a pioneer in the treatment of eating disorders since 1985. As the nationâs first residential eating disorder facility, with 18 residential and non-residential sites throughout the country, Renfrew has helped more than 75,000 women with eating disorders and other behavioral health issues.
Position Responsibilities:
Provide oversight of the nutrition program throughout Renfrew:
o Direct supervision of Nutrition Managers who are overseeing the Registered Dietitians in each of Renfrewâs regions.
o Organization of the ongoing training, supervision, and peer review process of Registered Dietitians throughout the organization.
o Development of Renfrew-wide policies and nutrition practice guidelines.
o Staying on top of developments in nutrition practice around eating disorders and extremes of weight and metabolism.
o Disseminating important nutritional best practice and research in the field as pertinent to Renfrew staff.
⢠Work collaboratively with the Director of Nutrition Services in the Renfrewâs sister residential facility
⢠Provides ongoing training and program development for the Renfrew Center Diabetes Program
⢠Experience in diabetes self-management education and insulin pump training preferred
⢠Collaborate with the Marketing Department as a spokesperson for nutrition practice at Renfrew on various specific topics and venues.
⢠Provide direct supervision to the dietitians on the residential campus.
⢠Function as team dietitian when needed for back up coverage.
⢠Run weekly nutrition groups
⢠Participate in nutrition workgroups
⢠Participate in Renfrew research activities.
Education,, Competencies, and Credentials:
⢠Minimum 3-yearsâ experience as a Dietitian or Nutritionist
⢠Experience treating eating disorders required
⢠Minimum 2-yearsâ management experience preferred
⢠Experience in diabetes self-management education and insulin pump training preferred
Additional Requirements:
⢠Excellent verbal and written communication skills
⢠Outstanding organizational, time management skills
⢠Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products
⢠Ability to work well in a team setting
Renfrew provides women with the tools they need to succeed in recovery and in life. Offering a warm, nurturing environment, Renfrew emphasizes a respect for the unique psychology of women, the importance of a collaborative therapeutic relationship and the belief that every woman needs to actively participate in her own growth and recovery.
The Renfrew Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Smoke free workplace.


James King
Qualified and interested candidates should send their resume and/or CV to James King, HR Manager at jking@renfrewcenter.com or contact directly at 267.350.5209
2673505209 [tel]

[posted Aug 31, 2017]

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