Dietitian - Stewarts Care

Closing Date for submissions: 20 May 2022


Available upon application

Applications are invited for the above full-time permanent position

The Organisation:
Stewarts is a voluntary organisation 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:
To function as an efficient and effective member of the dietetic team with the aim of providing an evidence
based clinical nutrition service to adults using Stewarts Care Services. This incorporates provision of supports
to individuals with complex nutritional needs or eating/drinking and swallowing difficulties. The post holder
will gain experience working as a valued member of the multi-disciplinary team, providing optimal personcentred care. Ongoing supervision and training will be available, to enhance knowledge and develop skills
and give access to further professional development.

Placement is primarily based in Stewarts Care campus and inclusive of residential care for adults with
Intellectual Disability.

To be considered for this post applicants must demonstrate the following:
Essential Criteria:
▪ Bsc Hons Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. (Hold a recognised qualification in Dietetics approved by the
Dietitians Registration Board of CORU)
• Current registered as a Dietitian by the Dietitians Registration Board at CORU.
Desirable Criteria:
• Experience in the area of adults &/or children with physical disability &/or learning disability

Salary and qualifications are in accordance with HSE consolidated pay scales €37,522 - €54,569 per annum

A panel will be formed, from which future permanent and temporary positions may be filled
Informal Queries may be addressed to Catherine McLoughlin, HSCP director, 087 3828981.
For further information on our organisation please visit our website: