Dietitian Grade 2

Job Classification
Job Type
Full Time
Start timeframe
Dandenong VIC 3175
Posted By
Monash Health
  • Proven clinical experience in acute inpatient care
  • Full Time – Fixed term (Parental Leave) Grade 2 position
  • Provide peer support, clinical supervision and student coordination
  • Full Time – Fixed term (Parental Leave)

Join Monash Health Nutrition and Dietetics team to contribute to excellence in clinical care to a range of patients in our medical and surgical units

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

About Nutrition and Dietetics

Nutrition and Dietetics are part of the multidisciplinary team providing a comprehensive range of specialist surgical, medical, allied health and mental health services.  Dietitians deliver services to inpatients, various renal dialysis sites. There are professional links with Dietitians working in all services across Monash Health bed based and community/ambulatory services.

About the Role

Reporting to the Manager Nutrition and Dietetics Casey and Dandenong Hospital, this opportunity holds a diverse case mix across multiple units including general medicine and renal dialysis.  The Grade 2 Dietitian has an integral role in the Department, providing peer support, clinical supervision and student coordination and will contribute to and drive excellence in quality nutrition and dietetic care to ensure the current and future needs of our patients and their families are met. 

About You

You are an innovative, dynamic Grade 2 Dietitian who is looking to further your career and clinical experience.

You have a keen interest in providing evidence-based clinical care to support the best outcomes for patients in a multidisciplinary team environment. You have supervised and developed dietitians and students with empathy and self-awareness. You have led or made significant contribution to quality and/or research projects.  You are committed to life-long learning and development.

What you need:

  • Proven clinical experience in acute inpatient care
  • Clinical reasoning skills, commitment to best practice and readiness to be a clinical leader
  • Experience in clinical supervision of dietitians and student dietitians in a clinical setting
  • Experience working within a multidisciplinary team
  • Eligibility for full membership as a Dietitian of the Dietitians Association of Australia and APD program
  • 2 clinical referees
  • Tell us how you have delivered on two (2) of the capabilities listed in the Position Description. (200 words per capability) 
  •  Current Drivers Licence

What’s in it for you?

  • Well supported by large team of clinical dietitians and allied health professionals across Monash Health as a whole.
  • Joining a large healthcare organisation, you can set yourself up for future career progress through the learning, development and varied experiences you will have with us.
  • Opportunities to use your drive for innovation to grow and develop services to meet the changing landscape within the broader healthcare system.
  • Access to professional development opportunities, as well as our extensive curriculum of in house training.
  • Access to salary packaging, onsite subsidised car parking, employee wellbeing program.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks;
  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;
  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and
  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

In accordance with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status.


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Community Health Service
Job Title
Dietitian Grade 2
Posted By
Monash Health
Candidate Criteria
Dandenong VIC 3175
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