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NUTR 27R – Senior Tele-Dietitian, HealthLink BC Eating and Activity Program for Kids

Job Information
Author ahnationtalk
Date October 18, 2018
Type Full Time
Company BC Public Service
Salary $67,418.93 - $77,019.79 - Annual
Location Burnaby, BC
Category Medical / Health
Client BC Public Service
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NUTR 27R – Senior Tele-Dietitian, HealthLink BC Eating and Activity Program for Kids – (54932)

Posting Title: NUTR 27R – Senior Tele-Dietitian, HealthLink BC Eating and Activity Program for Kids
Position Classification: Nutritionist R27
Union: GEU
Location: Burnaby, BC V8J 1O1 CA
Langley, BC V5A 4P8 CA
Multiple Locations, BC CA (Primary)
Salary Range: $67,418.93 – $77,019.79 annually
Close Date: 11/7/2018
Job Type: Temporary Assignment (TA)
Temporary End Date: 2/28/2020
Ministry/Organization: BC Public Service -> Health
Ministry Branch / Division: HLBC/HDCS
Job Summary

Senior Tele-Dietitian, Specialized Nutrition Service Area / HealthLink BC Eating and Activity Program for Kids

Position may be located in Burnaby or Langley.
An eligibility list may be established.
This is a temporary opportunity until February 28th 2020
A similar posting for a part-time position in another area (Specialized Nutrition Services Area – Pediatric Nutrition Service) can be found at: Requisition 54850

If this position interests you and you meet the required criteria, we look forward to your application.

HealthLink BC’s (HLBC) telehealth platform delivers high quality telehealth services across the continuum of care to health care providers and the public that positively impact the health care experience, health outcomes and the availability and use of health human resources in a way that will improve the affordability and sustainability of health care in British Columbia. HLBC’s comprehensive self-care and health system navigation services focus on quality client services to consumers and health care professionals. Core services include Navigation Services, Nursing Services, Dietitian & Physical Activity Services,, HealthLinkBC Files, Directory Services, and the BC HealthGuide Handbook.
HealthLink BC is a transforming organization that will realize technological innovation and enhancement of current core services and an expansion and integration into other health-related initiatives that will promote improved wellness and health for the residents of British Columbia and other jurisdictions. HealthLink BC plays an integral role in health system redesign and Ministry of Health initiatives now and into the future.
The Specialized Nutrition Service Area Dietitian delivers advanced practice nutrition services to the public, health professionals and the media across British Columbia. The service provides medical and preventative nutrition advice through a variety of channels including telephone, public and professional print resources, web, email and approved social media channels. Services include: comprehensive therapeutic nutrition recommendations and care planning, case management, community resource cost data information, advanced practice nutrition consultation to other care professionals, and development of relevant nutrition policy recommendations and resources for the public and health professionals. Specialized service area nutrition services include an Allergy Nutrition Service, Oncology Nutrition Service and a Pediatric Nutrition Service which includes multiple areas of specialization. This position reports to the Director, Dietitian & Physical Activity Services.

The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens.  Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile.  For specific position related enquiries, please contact DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS.  For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your Job Application page on the MyHR website.

NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Requirements:
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:

  • Registered Dietitian, registered in good standing with the College of Dietitians of British Columbia. Restricted Activity A certification is required.
  • Minimum of five (5) years recent relevant clinical, nutrition education and nutrition counselling and acute care experience including a minimum of two (2) years recent clinical nutrition practice relevant to the designated specialized nutrition services area. (HealthLink BC Eating and Activity Program for Kids).
  • Experience in applied research and critical appraisal of scientific literature.
  • Experience with various computer applications and relevant software.
  • Experience in program planning and policy development.
  • Experience collaborating with community partners and stakeholders.
  • Experience developing practice guidelines and consumer education resources, and writing for public and health professionals.

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.  

A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

Cover Letter: NO

Resume: YES – Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.

Questionnaire: YES (COMPREHENSIVE) – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.

IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements.  Please ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and your accountabilities and accomplishments.

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