Part time, fixed term position in women’s health

The Royal Women’s Hospital, Parkville is Australia’s largest specialist public hospital dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of women and new born babies. Our Nutrition Department provides comprehensive nutrition services to hospital inpatients and outpatients, professional colleagues and the broader community associated with the hospital.  The department is also involved in research, teaching and training.  Our dietitians have specialist knowledge of nutrition and women’s health throughout all stages of the life cycle and provide expert advice on a range of issues including pregnancy, neonatal care, weight and eating concerns, diabetes, fertility related conditions, oncology, continence and older women’s health.

The Nutrition Department requires an experienced dietitian to provide part time cover on two days per week (Thursday and Friday) for a fixed term, until end March 2019 (with possible extension). The clinical workload involves primarily providing a dedicated nutrition service to our Oncology and Complex Care Units with secondary responsibilities in maternity care.  The clinical workload involves both inpatient and outpatient work, group education programs, student training, lecturing, health promotion and opportunity for involvement in a range of departmental projects.  This is a shared positon and requires collaboration with your partnering dietitian.

Refer to the Position Description for a detailed description of the role.

For further details, please contact Elisabeth Gasparini, Manager Nutrition and Food Services – 8345 3173 or [email protected]