Location
Tribal Health Clinic
Employment Status
Part Time I
Shift
Varies
Specific Work Schedule
Part-time, 24 hours per week
Department
Tribal Health Clinic
Beginning Pay Rate
DOE

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Registered Dietitian Nutritionist works as a member of the healthcare team and Diabetes Management team, interacting with patients and staff.  Provide medical nutritional therapy and diabetes education in individual and group settings.  Accurately complete forms and/or documents for patient visits.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • BS or MS in nutrition, food service, community health or other health field. 
  • Must have valid and current licensure as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN).  Knowledge of nutritional/dietetic principles and applications, and current nutritional information/issues/educational resources, including how to design special diets specific to a wide variety of health conditions. 
  • Ability to use instructional counseling skills to encourage and guide nutritional care of patients for health promotion and maintenance.  
  • Ability to relate to patients of diverse backgrounds.
  • English-Spanish bilingual skills preferred. 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office systems, including Word, Excel, and Outlook. 
  • Basic understanding of cultural and social factors that influence health and compliance with appointments. 
  • Ability to accomplish multiple tasks with frequent interruptions. 
  • Able to maintain confidentiality and provide excellent customer service.
  • Must complete a pre-employment Drug screen and background check