Senior Grade Dietitian - Stewarts Care Ltd

Closing Date for submissions: 13 May 2021

Salary and qualifications are in accordance with HSE consolidated pay scales Dietician Senior €54,136- €62,493

Applications are invited for the above full time permanent position

The Organisation: Stewarts is a voluntary organization providing comprehensive community based services to people with an intellectual disability. We support people with a wide range of support needs across residential settings, day services, supported independent living, job advocacy and vocational training.

Purpose of the Post: The purpose of this post is to deliver a quality driven, person-centered nutrition and dietetic service to adults using Stewarts Care Services. The post holder will also have responsibility for the management and delivery of the nutrition and dietetic service within Stewarts Care, in keeping with best practice and standards. Service is primarily focused on residential care for adults with Intellectual Disability, but it is anticipated that the department will expand towards day services. An advisory role towards children’s services will be included where a candidate has paediatric experience.

To be considered for this post applicants must demonstrate the following:
Essential Criteria:
 Hold a recognised qualification in Dietetics approved by the Dietitians Registration Board of CORU.
 Proof of Statutory Registration on the Dietitians Register maintained by the Dietitians Registration Board at CORU before the competition closing date.
 At least three years clinical post graduate dietetic experience.
 Ability to effectively manage a broad range of assigned responsibilities.
 Leadership and team management skills, including the ability to work with multi-disciplinary team members.
 Motivation with an innovative approach to developing and managing the clinical functions of the post.
 Must be fully proficient in ICT skills.
 Have a full clean driving license and access to a car.

Desirable Criteria:
 Knowledge of Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA), the Health Act 2007- 2013, New Directions.
 Experience delivering dietetic services in a number of settings including clinics, day and residential services and home visits.
 Experience working in paediatrics.
 Experience working with people with Intellectual Disabilities.

Salary and qualifications are in accordance with HSE consolidated pay scales Dietician Senior €54,136- €62,493

Job description may be obtained by contacting the HR Department. Applications should include CV and cover letter demonstrating how you meet the essential criteria.

Closing date: Thursday 13th May 2021

Email: or by Post: HR Dept., Stewart’s Care Ltd, Palmerstown, Dublin 20.

Stewarts Care Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer.