Registered Dietitian – Two Rivers FHT/Pace Consulting Group (Cambridge)

Pace Consulting Group is looking for a dynamic Registered Dietitian to work part-time (approximately 2 days per week) as the Dietitian Program Lead within the Two Rivers Family Health Team in Cambridge, Ontario.  This unique position blends the benefits of working within an inter-disciplinary family health team environment with the flexibility of a private-practice/independent contractor type model.  The ideal candidate should have experience in a family health team, clinical, or outpatient setting. Duties include: Providing leadership and overseeing the Nutrition Program, including participating in ongoing development and quality improvement initiatives of chronic disease management programs; participating in various working groups and committees; completing quarterly program statistics and evaluation in accordance with Ministry of Health and FHT reporting mandates; and working collaboratively with physicians and other inter-disciplinary health professionals.  The RD in this position also provides some direct patient care, through outpatient nutrition counselling services and group education. Qualifications The ideal candidate should:
  • Be a Registered Dietitian, and member in good standing with the College of Dietitians of Ontario, and possess professional liability insurance
  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a FHT, clinical, or community setting
  • Be able to work collaboratively within an interdisciplinary health care team, but also be self-directed and able to work independently
  • Have exceptional oral and written communication skills
  • Be able to identify nutrition problems, assess nutritional status of patients, develop nutrition care plans and evaluate and monitor effectiveness of nutrition interventions
  • Possess excellent nutrition counselling skills and group facilitation skills
  • Demonstrate a high level of competency with computers and information technology
Please forward resumes to Cara Kasdorf, RD – ckasdorf@pacehealth.com