Job Title: Registered Dietician

About Us

Be a part of a growing and reputable Team that is making an impact in their community! FoundCare, Inc. is a non-profit health care provider with convenient locations in Palm Beach County. FoundCare's mission is to fulfill unmet healthcare and social service needs of individuals and families in Palm Beach County. In order to accomplish this mission, FoundCare operates a Federally Qualified Health Center that offers pediatric and adult primary care, chronic disease management, infusions, behavioral health counseling, laboratory work, X-rays and dentistry, as well as an on-site pharmacy.

Primary Purpose

Will create nutritional programs based on the health needs of our patients.  They will also plan cost-efficient meals for multiple budgets and diets, educate patients on healthy eating habits, and follow-up on patients’ nutritional progress.

Essential Job Functions

  • Evaluate patient lifestyle, nutritional, and health needs
  • Advise patients on setting specific nutrition goals
  • Develop a thorough and cost-efficient meal plan that includes healthy foods and meets nutrition goals
  • Coordinate with patient healthcare professionals as needed
  • Monitor, track, and adjust meal plans
  • Document patient progress and share with healthcare professionals
  • Provide patient with educational facts on nutrition to improve their health
  • Work with families, couples, and individuals to help them make desired dietary changes to their lifestyles
  • Present facts about diet and nutrition during community events and speaking engagements
  • Translate nutrition science into understandable, practical eating advice
  • Maintains client and familial confidentiality
  • Attends FoundCare programs and other meetings in the community, as assigned
  • Become familiar with local community resources
  • Complies with all FoundCare program policies and procedures
  • Assist with agency fundraising activities as requested, including promoting events, selling tickets, soliciting donations and other task to support events
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in dietetics, foods and nutrition, clinical nutrition, public health nutrition, or a related field
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) certification, Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS), and/or state license as required by law
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Organized and able to create multiple nutrition plans, budgets, and schedules
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Compassionate and sensitive to patients’ needs and concerns

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of dietary and nutrition needs
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others, with or without the use of an interpreter
  • Ability to communicate effectively, in writing, using the English language, with or without the use of auxiliary aids or services
  • Ability to review, understand, and apply concepts presented in training programs, conferences, and/or professional literature
  • Clear understanding that FoundCare program and related agencies provides information on educating individuals about safer sex practices which could include, but not limited to, exposure to explicit language, explicit printed material, and descriptions of explicit sexual activities, as part of the agency’s mission in the prevention and transmission of HIV disease

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to endure short, intermittent, and/or long periods of sitting and/or standing in performance of job duties
  • Transport self to other FoundCare departments, conference rooms, and on occasion, to off-site FoundCare locations to accomplish job responsibilities, attend meetings, workshops, seminars, etc.
  • Accomplish job duties using various types of equipment/supplies furnished by FoundCare e.g. pens, pencils, calculator, computer keyboard, telephone, etc.
  • Ability to lift and carry objects weighing 25 pounds or less over periods of 100 yards

FoundCare offers an excellent compensation package including:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Full Suite of benefits
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Company-Paid Holidays
  • Support and empower professional growth
  • Career advancement
  • Great work environment - we have the BEST employees

FoundCare, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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