<div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"><b>Employment Type</b>: Permanent Part Time<br /> <b>Position Classification</b>: Dietitian Level 4<br /> <b>Remuneration</b>: $54.97 - $56.34 per hour<br /> <b>Hours Per Week</b>: 19<br /> <b>Requisition ID</b>: REQ212300<br /> <strong>Applications Close:</strong> 24/02/2021<br /> <p style="text-align: center;;font-family: Arial;"><b>Together, Achieving Better Health</b></p> <p style="text-align: center;;font-family: Arial;">Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District will drive innovation and excellence in health service delivery that provides safe, equitable, high quality, accessible, timely and efficient services that are responsive to the needs of patients and the community.<br /> Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively encourages diversity and inclusion within our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.</p> <p style="font-family: Arial;"><b><u>About the Role</u></b><br /> This position provides high-level specialised clinical nutrition services to clients across Western Renal Services (WRS) with kidney disease and supports all clinicians providing services to clients with kidney disease across WRS. This position leads quality improvement, service development, practice and redesign activities. This role also provides a consultancy service in nutritional care of clients with kidney disease across WRS and NSW.</p> <p style="font-family: Arial;">Provide specialist nutrition care and further develop, implement and promote renal nutrition based on evidence based practice, particularly those with advanced (stage 4 or 5) chronic kidney disease electing not to undertake renal replacement therapies and those on renal replacement therapies but experiencing a high symptom burden and/or with severe co-morbidities<br /> The Renal Supportive Care Dietitian level 4 will be responsible for:</p> <ul> <li>High quality, evidenced-based clinical nutritional care of clients with kidney disease</li> <li>High level clinical expertise and knowledge in renal Dietetics</li> <li>Acts as a consultant to all staff across NBMLHD, Western Renal Service (WRS) and NSW in renal nutritional management</li> <li>Work in a multidisciplinary team with regards to management of clients with renal disease.</li> <li>Monitors, reviews and develops relevant clinical nutrition policies and protocols</li> <li>Uses advanced reasoning skills and independent professional judgement in solving problems and managing clinical cases</li> <li>Operates autonomously with minimal direction</li> <li>Initiates and leads the planning, implementation and evaluation of renal supportive care Dietetic services across NBMLHD</li> <li>Contributes and participates in education activities in the area of renal nutrition across NBMLHD and NSW</li> <li>Supervision of level 1-3 Dietitians across NBMLHD</li> <li>Assists in co-ordination of Dietetic student placements and supervision as required</li> </ul> <p style="font-family: Arial;"><b><u>About Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District</u></b><br /> The Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District provides world-class clinical care, research and innovation, and is committed to providing a workplace culture that values and promotes the growth of high performing teams and individuals. We are passionate about the work we do, and are committed to improving the health of our local community and enhancing the experience of all our patients. </p> <p style="text-align: center;;font-family: Arial;">See why people like you join our local health district – and welcome to the family! <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2FVDzrwYZI">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2FVDzrwYZI</a><br /> To check out our diverse workforce and see some of our recent innovative and community-focused achievements, browse our YouTube channel: <a href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8ZhAGF38E10CN2upBndvfA">https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8ZhAGF38E10CN2upBndvfA</a><br /> If you would like more information about our Local Health district, please visit our website: <a href="http://www.nbmlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/">http://www.nbmlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/</a><br /> <b> </b><br /> </p> <p style="font-family: Arial;"><b><u>About Applying</u></b><br /> If you read this and think “Wow – that’s me!” then please review the position description and selection criteria for the role. You will need to submit an application electronically by clicking on the “Apply Now” button. So that we truly understand how perfect you are for this role, please ensure that you detail your experience, skills, knowledge and any other relevant information by responding to each selection criteria. <br /> <br /> To apply, you need to be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or hold an appropriate work visa.</p> </div> <div style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial;"> <p style="font-family: Arial"><u><strong>Selection Criteria to be addressed:</strong></u></p> <ol> <li>Tertiary qualifications in Nutrition and Dietetics and eligible for full membership of the Dietitians Australia.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and to perform novel and complex tasks.</li> <li>Extensive experience and up-to-date knowledge in the nutritional management of patients with renal disease and palliative care, including experience in multidisciplinary teams.</li> <li>Demonstrated high level interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills. With well developed skills in clinical supervision and student teaching and training.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to lead and complete quality improvement and service evaluation processes.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to contribute to service management via review of service provision, practice development and/or redesign to improve services, operations and outcomes.</li> <li>Current Driver's Licence and willingness to use for work purpose travel.</li> </ol> </div> <p style="font-family: Arial"> </p> <p style="font-family: Arial">Need more information?<br /> 1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ212300" target="_blank">Position Description</a><br /> 2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<br /> For role related queries or questions contact Traci Cook on <a href="http://Traci.Cook@health.nsw.gov.au">Traci.Cook@health.nsw.gov.au</a><br /> </p> <p style="font-family: Arial"> </p> <p style="font-family: Arial"> </p>
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