Lahey Health Group Facilitator, Dietitian, 32 Hours, Day Shift in Medford, Massachusetts

Welcome To

Winchester Hospital is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environmentfor all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Contributes to the Hospital’s mission by providing weight management program participants nutrition counseling services and education in an empathetic and encouraging manner. This registered dietitian position will have an impact on client satisfaction and their ability to reach their weight goals by providing the most current nutritional information as well as healthy food choices for their lifestyle with the ultimate goal of improving their overall health.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education

Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition

Experience

Required:

  • At least 6 months experience, Registered Dietitian or R.D.-eligible.

  • Experience in group counseling, teaching, or health education

Preferred: Experience in an ambulatory setting

Other Skills/Knowledge

Required:

  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

  • Public speaking individual and group counseling skills

  • Willing to be a role model for clients in program

  • Expresses self effectively in all areas of written and verbal communication

  • For safety and quality issues, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with clients, visitors, and fellow members of the hospital team

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS:

Required: Registered Dietitian or R.D. - eligible and registered with in six months.

Preferred: Registered Dietitian upon hire.

LIFE SUPPORT CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: Basic Life Support

Shift

DAYS

Scheduled Hours

Wednesday & Friday 8:00am-4:30pm, Tuesday & Thursday 11:30am-8:00pm

About Us

Winchester Hospital serves the health care needs of many communities in northwest suburban Boston for acute-care inpatient services plus an extensive range of outpatient services and integrated home care. Since 1912, it has been a trusted pillar of the community, amassing an enviable list of professional awards and honors, including: an “A” safety rating from The Leapfrog Group, a ninth-in-the-state ranking on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list and repeated accolades as a top area employer. Winchester Hospital was also the first community hospital in the state to achieve Magnet® recognition, the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.

Winchester Hospital colleagues rally around our mission: To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community. Our affiliation with Lahey Health furthers our mission by allowing us to offer patients streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive care, close to home.

Join our team and embrace our mission by applying today!

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

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