|Job Title:||Clinical Dietitian 2 - Long Term Care|
|Work Site:||General Administration, Shorncliffe Village Care Home - Sechelt, BC|
|Status:||Regular Part Time (0.5 FTE)|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible|
|Salary:||$34.26 - $42.73 per hour|
|Hours:||08:00 - 16:00 Monday, Thursday and alternating Friday|
Within the context of a resident and family centered care model and in accordance with the established standards of professional practice and vision and values of the organization, coordinates the delivery of clinical nutrition services to a resident population with varying physical and cognitive disabilities. Participates as member of the interdisciplinary care team in the development and evaluation of specified nutrition care plans for residents. Applies knowledge, skill and clinical experience to assess, develop and evaluate nutrition care plans and monitor outcomes. Prepares progress notes and reports in Resident’s Health Record. Provides counseling and education to residents that facilitate optimal nutrition intake and support health maintenance. Monitors the resident’s nutritional status and the delivery of nutrition services to ensure nutritious meals are available to the residents in a timely and appropriate manner and recommends improvements in food delivery. Reviews menus and makes recommendations for improvement based on the Canada Food Guide and standards of best practice.
Education & Experience
Knowledge & Abilities
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.
This posting has been posted internally and externally concurrently. External applicants will be considered after internals.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
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