About the Job

Job Title

Part-Time Registered Dietitian - State Pilot Study

Job Category

Clinical Dietitian

Company

Project Angel Food
Los Angeles, California 90038
http://www.angelfood.org

Job Description and Requirements

Project Angel Food is seeking a part-time Registered Dietitian to be a part of an exciting California state pilot study. The project will be a collaboration of 6 community organizations in the Food Is Medicine Coalition. The position requires 15-19 hours of coverage per week.

Responsibilities

Performs nutrition assessments, follow-ups, and nutrition counseling by phone and in-home, per study 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 clients' 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.
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 liability insurance
Fluency in English and Spanish required.


Salary Range
$30-35/per hour

Grade Type:
Professional I

Terms and Benefits

Annual evaluation by supervisor (Nutrition Manager)
Adherence to Project Angel Food personnel policies and procedures.
Employer provided malpractice insurance, sick and vacation days
Mileage will be covered

How to Apply

Please email resume, cover letter and salary requirements to hrdepartment@angelfood.org.

Project Angel Food is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

Contact

Amy Schancupp
Project Angel Food
922 Vine Street
Los Angeles, CA 90038

Please send resume and cover letter via email or fax. No phone calls, please!
(323) 845-1800 [tel]
(323) 436-5048 [fax]
hrdepartment@angelfood.org

[posted Dec 14, 2017]

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