Dietitian
 


​Dietitian, Nutrition and Food Services Department
Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
​Aga Khan University Hospital invites applications for the position of Dietitian.
Responsibilities

The incumbent will be responsible for a variety of task:​

  • provide nutrition services and medical nutrition therapy integrated with the patient's medical goals.;
  • evaluate, interpret, monitor and document the nutritional status and nutritional needs of hospitalized patients and out patients using established standards of care and practice guidelines;
  • identify and provide age-specific nutrition counseling to meet the cultural needs of the patients and their families;
  • develop, review, update and implement educational materials to meet the needs of patients and professionals;
  • assist in order for diet, supplement, enteral/parenteral nutrition and laboratory data per hospital policy;
  • function as an integral member of the clinical interdisciplinary team.
Requirements
  • ​M.Sc. (Hons) in Home Economics majoring in Nutrition and Food Management from a recognized University or BS in Home Economics specialization in Food and Nutrition with minimum 1 year related work experience in an acute care Hospital;
  • Extensive dietician training from a recognized hospital preferred
  • Knowledge of nutritional counseling, therapy and assessment;
  • Knowledge about JCIA clinical nutrition standards / ISO 22000:2005 / ISO 9001:2008.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Computer proficiency, especially MS Office.
To Apply

Interested candidates can send your CV's to staffrecruitment@aku.edu.

Please mark the subject with "10004045".

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Applications should be submitted latest by November 14, 2014.

 
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