Career opportunity for ambitious dietitian!

Job title:             Basic Grade Dietitian, part time position (0.5 WTE)

Date:                          19th January 2015.   Introduction:  Are you self-motivated, enthusiastic and ambitious? Do you have a fun and outgoing personality? Would you like the opportunity to join the longest established nutrition consultancy and private dietetic practice in Cork?   Hours:     2.5 days per week initially, but would expect this to grow to a fulltime post quickly. There will be an initial 3 month probation period.   Qualifications:    BSc Human Nutrition & Dietetics (Trinity College Dublin) & Diploma Dietetics (DIT), or UK equivalent of this qualification. FODMAP training will be a distinct advantage but not essential as training can be undertaken in due course.   Experience: Minimum of 1 year post qualification experience, but ideally 3 years experience, to include acute clinical dietetics, running busy OPD clinics, community nutrition, workplace health promotion. Proficient use of nutritional analysis programmes would be a distinct advantage. Candidates must have excellent communication and presentation skills. Must be a car owner with full clean driving licence, as travel will be required for corporate work.   Registration:  INDI membership (which includes professional indemnity insurance) is essential. Evidence that you have applied to CORU and are awaiting state registration and Garda vetting is also essential.   Salary:     Commensurate with experience   How to apply: Please email cover letter & CV to Niamh O’Connor RD MINDI   Closing date for applications: Sunday 22nd February 2015. Candidates will be short listed and invited to an informal interview in March.   And finally! I know the high level to which all RD’s are trained so that is not what I will be assessing! Make your cover letter stand out! One of the most important criteria for the person I will choose to join Cork Nutrition will be personality! Good luck! Niamh