Clinical Dietitian

(Flexible part-time hours)

Published Tuesday, July 30th, 2019 at 14:14 pm

  • Cork

As part of our continuing expansion, we are currently inviting applications for an experienced Dietitian who is ready to move into a new and exciting role with the Mater Private Hospital, Cork.

The role carries a requirement of 16 hours per week currently.


The Clinical Dietitian will assess the nutritional status of patients, determine individual nutritional requirements and formulate a plan of care to meet these nutritional requirements. The Clinical Dietitian will provide education for patients and carers on nutrition support and/or special dietary interventions appropriate to their plan of care.


Candidate Requirements:

  • A University degree in Nutrition and Dietetics or an equivalent qualification.
  • Be a member of, or entitled to be a member of the Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute – the professional body for dietitians in Ireland.
  • Be registered with CORU
  • Ability to work closely with other members of the multi-disciplinary team (medical, nursing and other allied health professionals) to provide optimum patient care.
  • Experience in providing advice/education in the nutrition in a Clinical setting.
  • Demonstrable commitment to patient Safety & Quality.
  • Ability to make decisions with excellent organisational skills.


Applications by CV to Evelyn Leonard in Human Resources at no later than Friday August 16th 2019.


Informal enquiries to Joan Fahy, Nurse Practise Development Co-Ordinator at 021-6013200


Mater Private Cork is committed to a policy of equal opportunities.