Position Details
Reference Number 32720
Position Title Grade 1 Dietitian
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Ongoing
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Grade 1 Clinical Paediatric Dietitian


  • Full Time ongoing role
  • Working within a dynamic Nutrition and Food Service team 
  • Parkville location
  • Fabulous employee benefits

The Hospital:

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 4500, 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/


The Role:

A clinical paediatric dietitian (Grade 1) is currently being sought to work fulltime (1.0EFT) ongoing contract at the Royal Children’s Hospital. The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) in Melbourne, Victoria is a leading provider of specialist public health services for children and adolescents around Australia and overseas. The primary responsibility of this position is provision of specialist high quality nutritional care to paediatric patients requiring dietary modification or nutritional support and their families in the inpatient and outpatient setting across a variety of specialist units and multidisciplinary teams. Appointment is subject to a satisfactory police check and Working with Children Check



To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Relevant dietetic qualifications and be eligible for DAA membership
  • A sound knowledge in clinical paediatric nutrition management
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work with professional teams and with families

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 93455636
Closing Date 11/12/2018
Position Description PD_Dietitian Gr1 Nov 2018.pdf
Additional Document 1 PD_Dietitian Gr1 Nov 2018.pdf