Reg Dietitian Consultant/Amb/UKHC

Job description

The Department of Pediatrics seeks a Registered Dietitian Consultant to provide clinical support services providing complex nutritional care for outpatient Pediatric patients.

The ideal candidate will be able to integrate current practice guidelines, make clinical judgments and dietary recommendations.

This position will be tasked to perform any other duties that may be assigned by providers, clinical staff, or supervisor. This position will provide direct patient care.

Job Title
Reg Dietitian Consultant/Amb/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
Dietitian Consultant/Amb/UKHC

Department Name
M3200: Family Care Center

Work Location

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification

Registered Dietitian

Physical Requirements

Requires frequent standing, walking, lifting of objects up to 25 lbs, and sitting at desk with frequent phone and computer use


Monday-Friday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm


The ideal candidate will be able to integrate current practice guidelines, make clinical judgements and dietary recommendations, have excellent clinical and communication skills, and be computer proficient

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Superb direct patient care and critical thinking skills; ability to communicate with patient families and provider/peer team.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Are you a registered dietitian or eligible to obtain this registration by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * How many years of paid work experience do you have in a customer service position?
    • None
    • More than 0, through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Please indicate your paid employment experience with children under the age of 5 years.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  5. * Please indicate your paid employment experience as a Registered Dietitian.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter





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Posted: 11/6/2018
Application Due: 11/20/2018
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