Dietitian
 


Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi,  Pakistan
Nutrition and Food Services Department

​Dietitian

Introduction
Aga Khan University invites applications for the position of ​Dietitian .
Responsibilities
  • ​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 counselling 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 counselling, 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 to staffrecruitment@aku.edu.

Please mark the subject with the position applied for.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified


Applications should be submitted latest by April 25, 2014.

 
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