Position Details
Reference Number 20512
Position Title Dietitian Grade 3 – Senior Clinician
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH)
Hours per fortnight 38.00
Position Summary

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is a 289 bed hospital and is the largest regional hospital in Gippsland providing a comprehensive range of health care services including acute, sub-acute, ambulatory care, aged and mental health care services along with community based mental health services. 


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified Dietitian to join the Dietetics team at Latrobe Regional Hospital on a part time ongoing basis.


This position is negotiable and we are willing to accept applicants who wish to apply for full time or part time employment.


Reporting to the Dietetics Manager, the successful applicant will play an important role in providing clinical expertise to the team and involving in quality improvement activities.


The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Provide a high quality clinical dietetics service
  • Contribute to research and quality improvement activities
  • Provide supervision to junior staff and students, and
  • Co-ordinate student placement.

To be successful in this position you will need to have:

  • Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics, or equivalent
  • Eligibility for membership of the Dietitians Association of Australia and the Accredited Practicing Dietitian Program
  • At least 7 years of clinical experience
  • Ability to provide professional/clinical leadership
  • Ability to institute quality assurance measures into work practices, and
  • Ability to undertake effective clinical supervision and promote development in students and other staff.

To be considered for this opportunity please send through your resume accompanied by a cover letter and separate document addressing the selection criteria outlined in the attached position description. 


For further information about this position please contact Jessica Chan, Manager Dietetics Department on (03) 5173 8383.


The successful applicant will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check. 


Latrobe Regional Hospital supports Equal Employment Opportunity by recognising and valuing inclusion and diversity. The hospital encourages all people from different cultures and backgrounds to apply for our advertised positions.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants are encouraged to apply. Successful appointment will be based on merit and satisfactorily passing a Police Check and Working With Children’s Check. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to assist on (03) 5173 8831 or kooriliaison@lrh.com.au


Contact Person Jessica Chan
Contact Number 51738383
Closing Date 27/11/2017
Position Description
Dietitian Grade 3 - October 2017.pdf Open