We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Dietitian to join our medical and Dietetics team. Sydney Low Carb Specialists is a unique doctor-dietitian run clinic specializing in low carbohydrate diets and metabolic health. Our practice has been established for several years and has treated over 900 patients for a variety of health conditions, and for optimising health and longevity. Our philosophy is one of using food as medicine wherever possible, to improve our patients’ health and wellbeing.

Position:

Contractor position (for remuneration details please enquire) 1 day/week with potential to increase hours based on patient demand. We offer a competitive remuneration package which will be negotiated based on experience and qualifications.

 

Key duties:

To successfully deliver and support a therapeutic low carbohydrate dietary approach to assist patients in achieving their health goals, which may include weight loss or gain, improving metabolic health, and assisting with improving medical conditions such as diabetes, PCOS, cardiovascular disease, gut disorders and mental/neurological disorders.

 

The delivery of these services will include:

 

  • One on one consultation, including comprehensive nutritional assessment
  • Dietary analysis and identification of nutritional deficiencies
  • Meal planning
  • Recommendation of appropriate nutritional supplements as required
  • Appropriate clinical documentation in the medical record
  • Liaising with other members of the doctor/dietitian team involved in patient care and external referral providers

 

Essential criteria

  • Current Accredited Practicing Dietitian (APD) status with Dietitians Australia
  • Own Professional Indemnity and Public Liability insurance
  • A passion for low carb and ketogenic nutrition
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in nutrition consultation/assessment or dietetics
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the ability to work independently and maintain a high standard of quality with limited supervision

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