OverviewRegina Qu’Appelle Dietitian (Degree) 08958 Full Time in Grenfell, SK
Branch Grenfell SK CA
Dietitian (Degree) 08958
And the media. The Community Dietitian is responsible for assessment of community need, coordination, planning, implementation and evaluation of population…
The Community Dietitian is responsible for assessment of community need, coordination, planning, implementation and evaluation of population based nutrition programs directed towards health promotion and disease prevention. The Community Dietitian is also responsible for provision of consultative, counseling, teaching and education services to individuals and communities that will improve the nutritional status of the population.
Baccalaureate Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. Successful completion of a dietetic internship or equivalent. Licensure with the Saskatchewan Dietetic Association and Dietitians of Canada.
Minimum of 1 year experience in the field of community or public health nutrition or equivalent.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of health promotion models and strategies, and ability to apply them in the field of nutrition. Knowledge of the program planning process, and skill in program planning and evaluation. Knowledge of human behavior models and models of behavior change, and skill in applying them to effect change. Knowledge of the principles of community development. Knowledge of and sensitivity to the impact of social, economic, environmental and cultural issues on nutritional status. Skill in assessing individual nutritional status and developing/sharing an individual program plan. Skill in communicating nutrition knowledge at an appropriate level of understanding for the audience. Demonstrated skill in oral and written communication, including public relations and the media. Demonstrated skill in organization and management of time and resources. Demonstrated leadership ability. Ability to work independently and as a member of a team. Demonstrated interpersonal skills. Ability to be analytical. Ability to develop creative promotional and educational material/resources. Computer skills.
Valid driver’s license.
To apply, contact
Regina Qu’Appelle Health Region
Email: [email protected]
2180 – 23rd Avenue
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Grenfell, SK, CA
Posted on: 2016-11-01