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Children's Hospital Boston Clinical Nutrition Specialist - OWL (Optimum Wellness for Life) in Boston, Massachusetts

54324BRTitle:Clinical Nutrition Specialist - OWL (Optimum Wellness for Life)Department:Patient Services-Clinical NutritionAutoReqId:54324BRStatus:Part-TimeStandard Hours per Week:20 Job 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 nutritional care to patients in our OWL (Optimum Wellness for Life) nutrition clinic. Clinic hours are primarily in Boston, but our satellite location requires Waltham clinic one Saturday per month.

  • Evaluating the medical, biochemical, and nutritional information and assesses 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 as needed.

To qualify, you must have:

  • A Bachelor's degree in nutrition or a closely related field 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.

This position is eligible for an Employee Referral Bonus.

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