Job: Full-Time Registered Dietitian - State Pilot Program

Job Title

Full-Time Registered Dietitian - State Pilot Program

Job Category

Public Health

Company

Project Angel Food
Los Angeles, California 90038
Project Angel Food

Job Description and Requirements

Project Angel Food is seeking a full-time Registered Dietitian to be a part of an exciting California state pilot program. The project will be a collaboration of 6 community organizations in the Food Is Medicine Coalition.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Performs nutrition assessments, follow-ups, and nutrition counseling by phone and in-home, per program protocols.
Precepts interns and collaborates with a Dietetic Technician in providing medical nutrition therapy to the clients as needed.
Works with other departments at Project Angel Food to ensure clients are receiving appropriate meals and information when necessary.
Interacts with clientsâ health care providers on a regular basis as needed.
Refers clients to other service providers when appropriate.
Assists in data collection and monitoring program implementation.
Participates in community outreach activities.
Works closely with local organizations involved in nutrition research and/or care for patients with HIV/AIDS and/or other chronic illnesses.
Participates in department, agency and other meetings as appropriate.
Performs other duties as necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS

Registered Dietitian with a passion for community nutrition and an interest in health promotion.
Experience working with those who have congestive heart failure and diabetes mellitus is preferred.
Sensitivity to the circumstances and needs of people living with chronic diseases.
Ability to interact with individuals in a culturally diverse environment.
Effective written and oral communication skills.
Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.
Must have a reliable transportation, valid license, and automobile insurance
Bilingual Spanish required.

SALARY RANGE

$50,000 - $55,000 per year

TERMS AND BENEFITS

Full-time, exempt position.
Employer-provided health, life and malpractice insurance.
Optional dental and vision coverage, credit union, 403(b) plan.
Paid vacation and sick time.
Mileage will be covered

Employment Type

Full Time

Contact

Amy Schancupp
922 Vine Street
3238451800 [tel]
(323) 436-5048 [fax]
amy@angelfood.org

[posted Jan 24, 2019]

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