Clinical Dietitian

Vacancy : Clinical Dietitian (Flexible part-time hours)

Published Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 at 17:08 pm

  • Cork

Clinical Dietitian

 

Vacancy :  Clinical Dietitian (Flexible part-time hours)

 

 

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 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.
  • 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 Evelyn.Leonard@materprivate.ie no later than Friday January 25th 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.