Children's Hospital Boston Clinical Nutrition Specialist I - General Nutrition in Boston, Massachusetts
55734BRTitle:Clinical Nutrition Specialist I - General NutritionDepartment:Patient Services-Clinical NutritionAutoReqId:55734BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Category:ClinicalJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Nutrition Department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Clinical Nutrition Specialist will be responsible for:
Providing basic nutritional care to patients on assigned inpatient units.
Evaluating the medical, biochemical, and nutritional information and assessing patient needs in order to develop and implement the most appropriate nutrition care plans.
Assisting in the supervision of the daily work of the dietetic technician.
To qualify, you must have:
Bachelor's degree in nutrition or a closely related field plus up to one year of post‑degree course work and/or an internship and preferably one to two years’ experience in pediatrics.
Analytical skills to resolve complex problems requiring the use of scientific, mathematical, or technical principles and in‑depth, experienced‑based knowledge.
Good communication skills to effectively deal with conflicting views or issues and mediate fair solutions, and well‑developed writing skills.
Registration by Commission on Dietetic Registration, the Credentialing agency of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, as a Registered Dietitian.
Licensure by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a licensed Dietitian.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular