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Posted 03 November 2023
What is in it for youGreat salary + Rewarding role
Job type Permanent

Job description

Position Overview: As a Dietitian in our Community service, you will be part of a dynamic team working across three community bases in Wellington, Porirua, and Paraparaumu. This role involves providing specialized allied health, medical, and nursing interventions, with a focus on comprehensive assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation for individuals with various health conditions and disabilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct comprehensive assessments with patients and formulate individualized dietetic interventions.
  • Manage nutritional requirements, including patients with chronic conditions, enteral feeds, and home parenteral nutrition.
  • Work collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams and contribute to discharge and transfer plans.
  • Provide outpatient intervention in secondary care, addressing gastrointestinal disease, malnutrition, and severe allergy/immunological conditions.
  • Demonstrate cultural safety and adherence to Te Tiriti o Waitangi principles in practice.

Key Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years clinical practice as a registered Dietitian.
  • Experience in managing patients requiring enteral and parenteral nutrition.
  • Proficient in using the International Nutrition Care Process for nutrition diagnosis.
  • Current NZ registration as a Dietitian with a prescribing endorsement.

Why Join Us?

  • Be part of a transformative period in Aotearoa's health system.
  • Work in a collaborative and supportive environment.
  • Contribute to achieving equity in health outcomes for Māori.

How to Apply: If you are a self-motivated and dedicated Dietitian with a commitment to delivering high-quality care, we want to hear from you! Apply now and be part of our vision for healthy people, healthy families, and healthy communities.

Note: This position requires a safety check, including police vetting, before commencing and every three years in accordance with the Children's Act 2014.

Join us on the journey towards a healthier future!

Please feel free to contact Emily on 0277386260, for a confidential chat today!