National Rehabilitation Hospital - Senior Part-time Dietitian

Closing Date for submissions: 28 October 2021

Available upon application

Senior Dietitian (Temporary, Part-time)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the above vacancy.

The role includes promotion and support of health by means of sound nutritional advice and/or nutritional intervention within the National Rehabilitation Hospital.  The successful candidate will be responsible for assessing the nutritional status of each patient referred, estimating individual nutritional requirements, and devising, monitoring and reviewing individualized care plans as appropriate. They will educate relatives or carers on the relevant aspects of the patient’s nutritional support or therapeutic diet as well as assisting the Dietitian Manager in developing educational materials and resources for individual patients and patient groups. In addition they will assist the Dietitian Manager in devising and implementing nutritional policies for the hospital.

The candidate must, on the latest date for receiving completed application forms for the office, possess:


  • Sc. Degree in Human Nutrition & Dietetics  Or
  • Diploma in Nutrition & Dietetics from College of Technology, Kevin Street Or
  • Qualification in Dietetics at least equivalent to the above. 
  • A minimum of 3 years post-graduate clinical experience.
  • Current registration with CORU

Informal enquiries to Ms Kim Sheil, Dietetics Manager email

Applicants for the above post should submit a letter of application and Curriculum Vitae to arrive not later than 12:00 noon on Thursday 28th October 2021 to Nicola Bell, Human Resource Department or email Job descriptions are available on request Nicola Bell or at

Shortlisting will be carried out on the basis of the information supplied in your CV.  The criteria for Shortlisting are based on the requirements of the post as outlined above.  Failure to include information regarding these requirements may result in you not being called forward for the next stage of the selection process.  

A panel for Temporary Part time Senior Dietitian posts may be formed from those interviewed.