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Registered Dietitian - Tullamore

JOB SUMMARY:
Ontario Long-Term Care Providers currently has an opening for a Temporary Part-Time Registered Dietitian.
 
The Registered Dietitian is responsible for consulting on all aspects of nutritional care and home specific menu issues.
 
As a valued member of the team, the Registered Dietitian demonstrates a commitment to resident safety by providing quality care in accordance with the organization’s vision and mission.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES (But not limited to):
  • Plans, organizes, directs and evaluates residents’ nutritional care in collaboration with the Food Services Manager (FSM)/Food Services Supervisor (FSS) and Executive Director.
  • Determines nutritional screening/profile requirements to identify level of nutritional risk.
  • Provides nutritional assessments, reassessments and nutritional care plans for residents at nutritional risk.
  • Interprets and individualizes resident’s regular, modified and therapeutic diets and supplemental feedings.
  • Participates in and makes recommendations at care reviews by providing verbal or written input or by delegation to the food service supervisor.
  • Assessment and monitoring of tube feedings.
  • Develops and conducts education programs for dietary and nursing staff, as required.
  • Participates in MAC/PAC.
  • Leisureworld is a 24/7 operation, flexibility to work a variety of shifts as required operationally.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Registered Member in good standing of the College of Dietitians of Ontario.
  • Member in good standing of the Dietitians of Canada.
  • Minimum one year experience in a health care setting.
  • Knowledge of computerized long term care documentation programs an asset.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
EDUCATION:
  • Graduate of an accredited Food and Nutrition University Program.
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply directly to:
Astrida Kalnins
Executive Director
133 Kennedy Road South
Brampton, ON  L6W 3G3
Fax: (905) 459-2329
Email: astrida.kalnins@leisureworld.ca
Website: www.leisureworld.ca
 
Please quote the competition number RD TULL 0415 in the subject line of your fax or email and include your salary expectation.
 
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005, wherever appropriate, support will be provided in the recruitment process and accommodations for disabilities will be provided on request.
 
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.  Resumes are shared amongst all Leisureworld Homes.
 
 
OUR VALUES
 
Respect    °    Passion   °    Teamwork    °    Responsibility   °   Growth
 
Deadline to Apply: May 01, 2015


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