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Registered Dietitian

Temporary 1 year contract

Rapids Family Health Team is seeking an enthusiastic, progressive, self-directed and professional Registered Dietitian with excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with other health care professionals to manage the needs of clients. 

As part of the interdisciplinary team, the Registered Dietitian will deliver nutritional care in accordance with professional practice standards.  The Registered Dietitian will deliver a wide range of services including assessment and treatment of individuals, group programs and consultative advice; focusing on chronic disease prevention and management, health promotion and linkages with community resources.  Due to the collaborative nature of this position, the Registered Dietitian may be required to attend meetings or conduct business at other offices and external locations. 

Education and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Human Nutrition (or other undergraduate program approved by the College of Dietitians) and successful completion of a supervised DC Accredited internship or practicum program, Masters Degree in Nutrition considered an asset
  • Additional training or credentials (e.g. Certified Diabetes Educator, pediatric nutrition, motivational interviewing) are an asset
  • Current registration with the College of Dietitians of Ontario, in good standing
  • 2-3 years of experience as a Registered Dietitian in a clinical dietitian role or primary health care setting
  • Experience in group facilitation and designing, implementing, evaluating programs
  • Ability to work as a self-directed health care professional in an interdisciplinary setting
  • Aptitude using Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

Competitive wages with benefits.  This is a unionized position; compensation is governed as per the current Collective Agreement. 

Please forward cover letter and resume to:

Attention: Tearza Daly, Human Resources

Rapids Family Health Team, 

1150 Pontiac Drive Sarnia, ON, N7S 3A7

Email: tdaly@rapidsfhteam. ca

Rapids Family Health Team is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment process.  Appropriate accommodations will be made available in all aspects of the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.  If you require any accommodations for equal participation in the application, interview or selection processes, kindly contact Human Resources by phone at 519-339-8949 extension 149 or by email at tdaly@rapidsfhteam.ca and we will endeavor to provide a suitable accommodation in a manner that takes into account your individual accessibility needs.