Chronic And Complex Dietitian

Employment Type: Temporary Full Time (Up to 30/06/2021)
Position Classification: Dietitian Level 1/2
Remuneration: $32.41 - $46.96 per hour
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ170186

Location: Blacktown and Mount Druitt - Community Health Centres

Where you'll be working

Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) is responsible for providing primary and secondary health care for people living in the Auburn, Blacktown, and The Hills Shire, Holroyd and Parramatta Local Government Areas (LGAs) and tertiary care to residents of the Greater Western Region. We are committed to our vision of 'better health services for the people of western Sydney and beyond' and to the delivery of health care or related services in line with our core values of collaboration, openness, respect and empowerment.

What you'll be doing

Responsible for the provision of the high quality dietetics services to patients of WSLHD.   

Responsible for contributing to the planning, implementation, evaluation improvement & reporting of the dietetics service within the Chronic and Complex team.   


People with disabilities who meet the selection criteria are encouraged to apply; and where required, WSLHD will implement reasonable adjustment consistent with industry standard.

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Please note: A person who is not an Australian citizen or a permanent resident is only eligible for temporary employment for a period not longer than the duration of their current visa or a period not shorter than the duration of the advertised position.


Essential Criteria:

Qualifications: Tertiary qualifications in Nutrition and Dietetics, acceptable to the membership of the Dietitians’ Association of Australia (DAA).

Selection Criteria:

Demonstrated clinical experience or understanding of the needs of clients with chronic and complex health needs. Up-to-date knowledge and skills in dietetic practice.Well-developed written, verbal and non-verbal communication skills, effective time management and ability to prioritise workload. Able to work as an effective team member as well as work independently, including flexibility and adaptability. Good computer skills, including experience using Cerner eMR or equivalent.Previous experience as a clinical Dietitian.Demonstrated understanding and application of quality improvement principles.Current drivers licence valid within Australia and willingness to use for work purposes.

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Applications Close: 28 June 2020