Working Title: Nutritionist
Position Type: Hourly Wage
Department: Elson Student Health Center
Posting Date: 07-06-2018
The University of Virginia Department of Student Health seeks a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist to provide one-on-one clinical nutrition counseling services to University students. This position reports to the Senior Nutrition Educator in the Office of Health Promotion.
The Nutritionist will conduct nutrition assessments and offer ongoing nutritional counseling to undergraduate and graduate level students at the university. In developing nutrition care plans, the Nutritionist will collaborate with a team of multidisciplinary healthcare providers to support students' optimal health and well-being. The Nutritionist will uphold a non-diet, weight neutral practice philosophy and have exceptionally strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
The preferred candidate will have 2 or more years of experience providing outpatient nutrition counseling with demonstrated clinical expertise regarding eating disorders and other health and wellness concerns prevalent among college students.
To apply, candidates must submit a staff application along with a resume, cover letter, and list of three references online through Jobs@UVa, https://jobs.virginia.edu. Search on posting number XXXX
This is a wage position which is not eligible for leave or other benefits and is limited to 1500 hours of work in a year. For more information, refer to the Wage Employment link: http://uvapolicy.virginia.edu/policy/HRM-029.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Commitment to a non-diet, weight neutral philosophy of practice.
Demonstrated ability to work and communicate effectively with diverse populations.
Dedication to the educational purposes of the Department of Student Health and Division of Student Affairs.
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