Position Details
Reference Number 33158
Position Title Dietitian - Grade 2 Metabolics 0.6 EFT Ongoing
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Ongoing
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Paediatric Dietitian – Grade 2, Metabolics

  • Part time (0.6 EFT) Ongoing role
  • Parkville – Hub of the medical precinct and leading Children’s hospital
  • Fabulous employee benefits

The Hospital:

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.


With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people.


The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au


The Role:

The primary responsibility of this position is provision of specialist high quality nutritional care to paediatric metabolic patients requiring dietary modification or nutritional support and their families in the inpatient and outpatient setting.  


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Eligibility for full Membership of the Dietitians Association of Australia
  • Eligibility for the Accredited Practising Dietitian Program
  • Minimum postgraduate degree Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics or equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in clinical paediatric dietetics
  • Post-basic training in paediatric nutrition, or willingness to undertake the Certificate of Paediatric Nutrition and Dietetics during employment.

If you think you possess the right skills and experience we encourage you to apply on our website now!


Why work at the RCH?

That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and all members of the LGBTQI community.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Contact Person Heather Gilbertson
Contact Number 93455668
Alternate Contact Person Maureen Evans
Alternate Contact Number 93455668
Closing Date 18/04/2019
Position Description Dietitian Grade 2 Metabolics PD_Apr19.pdf
Additional Document 1 PD Gr2 Metabolic Dietn 0.6EFT ongoing (JE) 2019.p.pdf