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Clinical Dietitian (Full-time)

Employment Opportunities, News Oct 19, 2017 No Comments

Summary of Position:
Applicants are currently being accepted for the position of a Registered Dietitian, who will be a valued team member in all facets of nutrition as part of a collaborative position with the following organizations:
Wawa Family Health Team
North Algoma Diabetes Education Program
Lady Dunn Health Centre (inpatients, Long Term Care residents.)

The above Health Care groups are housed at the Lady Dunn Health Centre, a new facility opened in 2003, serving an area with a population approximating 5700 people.

The Registered Dietitian, in conjunction with other members of the Wawa Family Health Team, plans, develops, implements, and evaluates all nutrition education and counseling activities.

Considerations have been made to make this a fulfilling professional role for the successful candidate. Significant vacation and education opportunities are available.

Wawa is a picturesque pristine area, rich in opportunities for all seasonal outdoor activities, as well as many community facilities, with activities for all interests. Nestled along the north shore of Lake Superior, Wawa is noted for its friendliness, as well as being environmentally green.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of a Baccalaureate of Science in Nutrition or equivalent from a recognized university
  • Completion of an internship from an accredited facility
  • Eligibility for membership with the College of Dietitians, and Dietitians of Canada
  • Some travel, and evening/weekend work required.
  • Excellent computer skills, including use of an electronic medical record and Email an asset
  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Self directed, motivated team player, with a commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license required and use of personal vehicle preferred

The following will be considered assets:

  • Bilingualism in both official languages
  • Experience working in a long term care or acute care setting
  • Certified Diabetes Educator, (CDE), or willingness to work towards same
  • Minimum of one year experience in a clinical setting in community, or Primary Care setting
  • Current CPR certification, or willingness to obtain
  • Experience in the area of chronic disease management and adult education

Those interested in the position or for more information please contact:
Silvana Dereski
sdereski@wawafht.com
Telephone: 705-856-1313 ext. 4461
Fax: 705-856-9550

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Family Physician

Employment Opportunities Apr 06, 2015 No Comments

If you’re a family physician looking to expand your skill set, the Wawa Family Health Team (WFHT) has an outstanding opportunity for you. The WFHT needs a family physician to work within the Lady Dunn Health Centre (LDHC). It’s the perfect environment to learn and practice a variety of skills.
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