Sea Mar Community Health Center is a health care organization serving the residents of King, Skagit, Snohomish, Pierce, Clark, Whatcom, Thurston, Franklin, Grays Harbor, and Island Counties. Please visit our website at www.seamar.org. We are recruiting for the following position(s). ABERDEEN
Posting #17106-Nutritionist-RD: Full-time Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) needed to work in our outpatient family medical clinics in Grays Harbors. While in this position, the RD will work closely with the Health Educator, Chronic Care Coordinators, medical providers and other clinical team members in an outpatient setting. The RD is responsible for nutrition education and counseling and will provide patient risk assessment, nutrition education, and nutrition services for patients referred by the Primary Care Provider in individual and some group settings. Nutritional conditions frequently encountered in our clinics include diabetes, obesity, chronic kidney disease, hypertension, heart disease and other chronic diseases. The RD will also work with patients with food allergies, GI conditions, disordered eating, weight management, pediatric nutrition, and other health concerns.
Qualifications: Bachelors or Master’s degree in Nutrition from an accredited university. Completion of an accredited dietetic internship program or Coordinated Undergraduate Program in Dietetics and status as a Registered Dietitian by the Commission for Dietetic Registration is required. Certified Dietitian in the state of Washington required, please include this information in your application materials.
Experience and Required Skills: Experience in an outpatient or similar setting with an interest in working with people for weight management, diabetes education, nutrition for chronic care conditions, and pediatric nutrition is desired. Ability to deal patiently and empathetically with multicultural clientele, even under stressful conditions, is required. Ability to perform nutrition education in Spanish is required, please mention your language abilities in your application materials.
Capability to perform responsibilities with minimal supervision is essential. If interested, and meet requirements, please visit http://www.seamar.org/jobs_general.php?xtip=8 for the Sea Mar application, then send cover letter, application, and resume to Sea Mar Community Health Centers, Attn: Danae Zarbuck, Nutritionist, RD Supervisor, 8915 14th Ave S, Seattle, WA , 98108. Email: DanaeZarbuck@seamarchc.org