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Nutrition Coordinator (Registered Dietitian)

Acelero Learning is seeking a passionate and experienced Registered Dietitian who is dedicated to using his/her skills and talents to contribute to our mission of closing the achievement gap. This position serves as a Nutrition Coordinator for a Head Start program. This position plans and collaborates with other service area coordinators and staff while complying with Head Start Performance Standards to ensure the health and well-being of children served in the program.

REQUIREMENTS
Registered Dietitian required
Knowledge of young children’s food requirements according to Head Start Performance Standards, Health Department CACFP preferred
Knowledge and understanding of the health and wellness trends of low income children and families
Minimum 1 year of supervisory experience is required
Current driver’s license with reliable transportation and proof of current insurance
Intermediate computer literacy in email, word processing and internet navigation
Maintain certification in CPR and First Aid
Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred

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Send resume/coverletter to Cecilia Boudreaux: cecilia@acelero.net


Per Diem RDN - Central and Southern NJ Regions

Are you passionate about wellness and inspiring the public to achieve health and well-being? Do you love to present and teach groups nutrition and wellness education? Are you looking for a way to make a difference in your community? If your answer was "yes" to those three questions, joining the B.Komplete Wellness Provider Team may be your solution! B.Komplete is a Corporate Wellness Firm that has Clients in PA, NJ and NY and is growing FAST. We are looking for the right RDN/'s in Central NJ to join our team. The per diem role may include teaching: Seminars, 1:1 Counseling/Coaching, Cooking Demonstrations, Workshops, Wellness Stations and more. One of the best reasons to work with B.Komplete is that all organization for events is completed by B.Komplete - you will be given the tools to succeed. Our pay scale is competitive and higher than several of the National Corporate Wellness Firms. 

Qualifications: RDN, Experience and Proven Excellence in Public Speaking, Experience with Corporate Wellness, Member of the Academy of Nutrition, Professional Liability Insurance, prefer also General Liability Insurance. The right candidate will be outgoing, eloquent, warm, trustworthy, relate-able, dependable, detail oriented, innovative, focused, driven, and passionate. Success with Corporate Wellness requires the ability to multi-task, and be ready to walk into many diverse environments and "make it work."

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Send resume and coverletter to Beryl Krinsky at:  beryl@bkomplete.com

We will be adding RDN's to our team for in-network Health Insurance Plans (IBX, AmeriHealth, Horizon, and Cigna). If you would like to join the in-network team please specify that in your cover letter. 

We are also looking for Yoga Teachers and Personal Trainers to join the Central/Southern NJ Teams.


 

Nutrition coordinator

Serves as a liaison between the resident, nursing, and medical staff and the Food and Nutrition department, regarding optimal nutritional care for the resident. Assesses nutritional needs, develops individualized dietary plans, provides dietary counseling as needed for in-service education for dietary employees and nursing staff. Assures high quality meal service to residents.

Qualifications: BS in Nutrition or Dietetics, must be a Registered Dietitian with a min of 1-2 years experience. Long Term care experience and/or Management experience preferred. Bilingual (Spanish speaking) preferred.

For more information please call Jihade Rizk, Nutrition Director at 201-854-5131

Please send coverletter and resume to Jihade Rizk: jihade.rizk@hackensackmeridian.org


 

Looking for a career change - The academy is hiring!

We have had staff transitions during the past two months including retirements and relocations and as a result have several exciting opportunities in our Washington, D.C. office. We are in the process of finalizing the positions and will be posting the openings in the near future. If you are interested in any of the following employment opportunities, please send a cover letter and resume to jblankenship@eatright.orgPlease note, these full-time positions are based in Washington, D.C. and are not designed for telecommuting.

Coordinator, Grassroots Advocacy  (4-year degree, one to two years of experience)

This position provides administrative and technical support for grassroots advocacy operations internally and externally to Academy volunteer leaders and members. The position implements and monitors grassroots activities in coordination with the senior manager/director, grassroots advocacy and prepares accurate and concise documents and reports that summarize strategic measure outcomes. The position requires an understanding of the legislative and regulatory environment, nutrition policy and the Academy's priority areas.

Senior Manager, Grassroots and State Government Advocacy (4-year degree, one year academic training, four to five years of experience; RDN preferred)

The purpose of this position is to advance the Academy's public policy agenda by supporting and further developing grassroots infrastructure that expands organizational capacity and outcomes. This position is the policy and advocacy connection between the Academy and affiliate and DPG/MIG policy efforts including training members on effective advocacy for all levels of government.

Manager, Policy and Advocacy Communications (4-year degree, two to three years of experience; RDN preferred)

Planning, composition, layout and production of communications in all media formats for the PIA unit including online, social marketing and traditional venues. Develops PIA communications and assesses audiences, market and vehicles; makes recommendations for coordinated, effective dissemination of messages to assure consistent messaging within the Academy. Conducts policy research to validate facts contained in communications and reports. Leads other strategic communication and marketing initiatives as needed.

Director, Legislative and Government Affairs (4-year degree, one year academic training, five to seven years of experience; RDN preferred)

This position identifies, develops and strengthens relationships with key stakeholders including members of Congress, federal agencies and strategic partners to successfully achieve the Academy’s public policy goals. In addition, this position serves as the staff liaison to the Legislative and Public Policy Committee and oversees strategic planning and the development and execution of the program of work which includes oversight of the grassroots advocacy platform and strategic measures.

Senior Manager, Grassroots and State Government Advocacy (4-year degree, one year academic training, four to five years of experience; RDN preferred)

The purpose of this position is to advance the Academy's public policy agenda by supporting and further developing grassroots infrastructure that expands organizational capacity and outcomes. This position is the policy and advocacy connection between the Academy and affiliate and DPG/MIG policy efforts 


Clinical Instructional Specialist-Internship Supervisor - Montclair state university

Specialist position with a three-year appointment in a vibrant and growing undergraduate and graduate Nutrition and Food Studies Department. We are seeking a clinical/instructional specialist to coordinate the placement, supervision, and instruction of our undergraduate students to successfully complete the 200+ hour formal internship requirement. This job will include: developing and maintaining internship (undergraduate) and practicum (graduate) site relationships, creating and maintaining evaluations of site quality and student outcomes, and serve as instructor of record for the internship course NUFD 409. 

Job Qualification:

Required: Earned Masters Degree and competence working in database and Excel; ability to work with department faculty to review and revise curriculum and fieldwork requirements as needed to reflect best practices and ensure compliance with accrediting agencies.

Preferred: experience in Human Resources, business-to-business relationships, trade show, or other customer relation positions; instructional experience in corporate training or higher education. The department and the College of Education and Human Services are committed to student and faculty diversity and value the educational benefits that derive from such diversity. We are seeking candidates who demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively in and with socially, culturally, and economically diverse communities; have a commitment to education for social justice, democratic practice, and critical thinking.

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Send resume and coverletter to Dr. Suzanne McCotter, Associate Dean Montclair State University, Box C316 V#F


Full Time Retail dietitian - shoprite

ShopRite of Staten Island is currently looking for an enthusiastic Registered Dietitian to join our team! 

This Retail Dietitian will be responsible for health and wellness education and outreach to our ShopRite associates, customers, and community partners through a variety of programs such as supermarket tours, workshops, one-on-one consultations, and culinary demonstrations. The dietitian will have the opportunity to promote health and nutrition throughout the entire store helping our associates and customers choose products that support their individual health goals.

Schedule flexible depending on program being implemented. Includes some evenings and weekends.
If interested, please send your resume or questions directly to:

Samantha Telle, RD CDN
Samantha.Telle@Wakefern.com
(347) 215-0336


 

Nutrition Center Clerk

The Saker family has 30 "World Class" ShopRite stores spanning Monmouth, Ocean, Somerset, Middlesex and Mercer counties. Our stores are considered the most progressive conventional supermarkets in the area, and have recently began extending our Supermarkets to include "Nutrition Centers". The Nutrition Centers are sections of natural, organic, allergy friendly and specialty foods that also include a wide variety of sports nutrition as well as vitamins and supplements. 
We are looking for "Health and Wellness Associates" who have knowledge and a passion for food and nutrition to help our customers navigate the nutrition center and help educate our consumers on products for a wide variety of health needs. The health and wellness associate will use their creativity, and knowledge of food trends to create effective displays, all while maintaining order and cleanliness in the Nutrition Center.
Qualifications: 
• Passion for health and wellness a must
• Vitamin and supplement knowledge
• Education in Health and Wellness, Sports Nutrition, Exercise Science arena a plus
• Supermarket, retail, or foodservice experience
• Strong customer engagement skills
• Grocery/Retail background preferred

Apply here 

Please send resume/coverletter to Marie Sharin at: marie.sharin@wakefern.com


 

ShopRite is hiring Registered Dietitians!

The ShopRite Retail Dietitian position is responsible for health and wellness education and outreach to our ShopRite associates, customers, and community partners through a variety of programs such as supermarket tours, workshops, one-on-one consultations, and culinary demonstrations. The dietitian will have the opportunity to promote health and nutrition throughout the entire store helping our associates and customers choose products that support their individual health goals.

Open ShopRite locations. All positions are full time unless otherwise noted.

  • Greater Morristown & Springfield, NJ
  • Greater Morristown (part time)
  • Union County, NJ
  • Hillside, NJ (bilingual Spanish preferred)
  • Kearny, NJ (bilingual Spanish required)
  • Hammonton & Landis, NJ
  • Millville, NJ

Schedule is flexible depending on programs being implemented and includes some evenings and weekend.

If interested, please send your resume to: Wakefern Retail Dietitian Supervisors at: 
DietitianRecruiter@wakefern.com

For more information click here.


Director of the Coordinated Program In Dietetics and Full-Time Temporary Instructor

The Department of Health and Exercise Science provides a rigorous and enlightening intellectual environment for the professional development, achievement and distinction of leaders in Health Promotion and Fitness Management, Nutrition, Human Performance in Clinical Settings, Athletic Training, Community Health Advocacy and Education, and Health and Physical Education. The Department has earned national accreditation when available for each of its programs. In 2015, the Department launched a new academic program in nutrition offering a B.S. in Nutrition, with specialization in either Exercise Science or Dietetics. Students who successfully complete the B.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics are expected to also complete a fifth year of graduate work leading to an M.S. in Nutrition & Dietetics. The master’s program is a Coordinated Program designed to prepare students for the Registered Dietitian credential.
The Department of Health and Exercise Science is seeking to hire a full-time temporary instructor to serve as Director of both the B.S. and M.S. programs in Nutrition, as well as teach nutrition courses for both programs. The successful candidate will lead the continuing ACEND accreditation effort for the M.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics degree; this effort was started in 2015 and has received an initial successful review.
Qualifications: Must have a Master’s degree or higher from an accredited institution of higher education in Nutrition or related field, and must be a Registered Dietitian. Applicants with experience in Program Administration of an ACEND accredited Dietetics program is preferred.
Successful candidates will have the ability to teach undergraduate and possibly graduate courses (depending on expertise and experience), including Medical Nutrition Therapy, Food Science, Quantity Food Production, Management of Food and Nutrition Services, Macronutrients, Micronutrients, Public Health Nutrition, and Nutrition and Epidemiology, and to coordinate a Dietetics Internship.
Additional qualifications:

  • Candidates are expected to have evidence of excellence in teaching and prior experience teaching at the collegiate level
  • Demonstrated commitment to working in an environment devoted to collaboration, collegiality, professional development, diversity, scholarly inquiry, student learning, civic responsibility, and respect for all people
  • A teaching/learning philosophy consistent with the mission of the Department of Health and Exercise Science

Contact Dr. Leslie Spencer at: spencer@rowan.edu, for more information

Click here to apply.  

Additional information: Starting Date: September 1, 2017
Salary: Competitive
General Information:
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
The application must be submitted through our online application system (LINK) as a single “.pdf” file containing curriculum vitae, a detailed description of research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy, and copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Candidates must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent on their behalf via email directly by references to spencer@rowan.edu with subject line “Nutrition Search”. All complete applications, including letters of recommendation, received by July 7th, 2017 will receive full consideration.

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin July 7, 2017 and will remain open until position is filled.


Diet office Tech-Hackensack meridian health- mountainside medical center

Part-time position with benefits. If you are looking for experience working in healthcare to help give you that edge as a possible future intern this may be the opportunity you were hoping for. This position will give you the ability to interact with patients first hand and become more familiar with nutritional restrictions.

Job Description/Qualifications: Minimum of an Associate degree in a related field preferred. Ability to physically lift and transport supplies and push heavy carts. Ability to communicate effectively with staff, patients, and family members. Other tasks include computer use, Call Center telephone duties, photocopying, light office work and putting away supplemental supplies. ability to travel throughout the Medical Center several times per day. Click here to apply. 


Nutrition coordinator - nursing home

Full time position with benefits; main responsibilities are clinical care and some management. Serves as a liaison between the resident, nursing, and medical staff and the Food and Nutrition department, regarding optimal nutritional care for the resident.  Assesses nutritional needs, develops individualized dietary plans, provides dietary counseling as needed for in-service education for dietary employees and nursing staff.  Assure high quality meal service to residents.


Qualifications: 
BS in Nutrition or Dietetics, must be a Registered Dietitian with a min of 1-2 years experience.  Long Term care experience and/or Management experience preferred. Bilingual (Spanish speaking) preferred.

If interested you can apply online.

If you have any questions please contact Jihade (Joujou) Rizk, RD at: jihade.rizk@hackensackmeridian.org


entry level dietitian opportunities - Compass group usa

Morrison Healthcare, Morrison Community Living, Flik LifeStyles and TouchPoint Support Services, divisions of Compass Group, are national companies dedicated to acute care and senior living food and nutritional services.  We now operate in more than 1,100 accounts; employ over 2,200 Registered Dietitians; and we are the largest contract food service organization in North America. 

We are continuing to grow across the United States and are looking for eager, enthusiastic, motivated professionals and new graduates to join our team.  All available positions can be found online at www.altogethergreat.com. You can click  here to see them as well. You will be able to discover the latest dietitian and food service management opportunities as well as apply online. 


Bariatric Per Diem Dietitian needed at Clara Maass Medical Center

this position will require full time hours for a few months to cover a full time RDN who is on leave and then will become a per diem/as needed position thereafter when the RDN returns. The Bariatric Dietitian supports the patient in all phases of their care and assists in developing educational programs for bariatric services offered by the medical center. Responsible for ensuring that bariatric patients receive quality and comprehensive nutritional services from initial consult, through their in-patient stay and post-operatively . Participates in new patient lectures, community lectures and monthly support group meetings as required. JOB NUMBER: 2126

Qualifications: 
RD or RDN
Preference: Experience working with bariatric patients.

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Click here to apply: 

Please send resume/coverletter to Elizabeth Nossier at: Elizabeth.Nossier@rwjbh.org


Adjunct Professor - Seton hall university, South Orange, NJ

Adjunct instructor needed to teach nutrition course in a BSN Nursing Program
Requirements:

  • Registered Dietitian (RD)
  • Knowledge of the role of nutrition in supporting health
  • Expertise in nutritional needs across the lifespan with healthy and ill clients, and psychosocial and cultural aspects of nutrition.

 Previous teaching experience preferred.

 Tues 12 noon – 1:50pm at Seton Hall University – South Orange, NJ

Course dates: 8/29/17 – 12/5/17

Send resume and cover letter to: Dr. Josephine DeVito Josephine.devito@shu.edu

 


ShopRite is hiring Registered Dietitians!

The ShopRite Retail Dietitian position is responsible for health and wellness education and outreach to our ShopRite associates, customers, and community partners through a variety of programs such as supermarket tours, workshops, one-on-one consultations, and culinary demonstrations. The dietitian will have the opportunity to promote health and nutrition throughout the entire store helping our associates and customers choose products that support their individual health goals.

Open ShopRite locations:
Sussex County, NJ
Upper Deerfield, NJ
Kearny, NJ (bilingual)
Somerset, NJ
Stirling, NJ
East Orange, NJ
Millville, NJ


Schedule is flexible depending on programs being implemented and includes some evenings and weekend.

If interested, please send your resume to: 
Wakefern Retail Dietitian Supervisors
DietitianRecruiter@wakefern.com