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Rowan University seeks 2 positions

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, 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 and 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 TWO qualified individuals for the Nutrition program. One is at the assistant/associate professor level (commensurate with experience); the other is at the assistant professor level. One of the successful candidates will serve as the Director of the Coordinated Program in Dietetics (CPD), as well as teach nutrition courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. This successful candidate will lead the continuing ACEND accreditation effort for the M.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics degree. The accreditation effort was started in 2015 and has received an initial successful review. The other successful candidate will serve as the clinical coordinator for the 1,200-hour Supervised Practice component of the curriculum, and will also teach nutrition courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. The director/clinical coordinator service roles are not specific to either of the positions, but will be assigned based on expertise and experience.

The successful candidates will also have the opportunity for collaborative multidisciplinary projects with other departments in the sciences, engineering, and emerging programs of medical education and research at Rowan University including schools of allopathic (www.rowan.edu/coopermed/) and osteopathic (www.rowan.edu/som/) medicine.

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Nutrition Technician- Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway

The Nutrition Technician is responsible for assisting patients with menu selections via the Room Service Program, processing diet orders, complying with modified diets, and managing all phone calls received in the Diet Office.This position includes one shift per week, with availability to work weekend and other shifts when needed. Perfect for a Nutrition and Dietetics student.

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Nutrition Study Coordinator - Camden, nj

This is a part time contractor position with Habit, LLC, with the position functioning at the Campbell Soup Company office in Camden, NJ.  The individual will be responsible for coordinating and having a hands-on role running a nutrition focused clinical research study. The successful candidate will proactively help develop aspects of the program and will be responsible for day to day operations.  The candidate absolutely must be available for early morning hours Monday through Friday to assist study participants with the clinical protocol which requires participants to report fasting and submit to testing over ~3-hour period.  The candidate will play a lead in coordinating the testing, collecting, and reviewing forms and answering study and nutrition questions. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Partner very closely with the Study Research Director to assure the site is fully operational each day to assuring the project components are in place for an optimal participant experience.
  • Run the day to day operation on site including the clinical testing
  • Be sure all data collection forms are complete.
  • Actively assure participants’ needs are met and their experience is positive.
  • Elevating any issues that arise to the Research Director or other key study staff (i.e. Study Principle Director). 

Skills Set and Requirements:

  • Ideally an individual with clinical trial experience or exposure
  • Nutrition counseling experience and excellent people skills
  • Optimal organizational abilities
  • Education desired:  MS, RD
  • Minimum Computer skills: Proficient in Microsoft i.e., Excel, Word, PowerPoint  
  • Excellent abilities to adapt to day to day changes and deliver a positive “can do” attitude

Interested candidates should send a resume and direct questions to barbara.winters-contractor@habit.com


clinical dietitian- MOUNTAINSIDE MEDICAL CENTER

RD or RD eligible status required to complete nutrition assessments, provide patient education and perform other related clinical activities as specified for staff relief. Must possess computer skills and have a good knowledge of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics guidelines for charting using the Nutrition Care Process Experience with Health Touch automated Diet Office and HMS electronic medical record system preferred.

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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