1+ months

Community Outreach Dietitian

Gary, IN 46402

Unit Description

We are the Communities we serve!


This account is part of the SodexoMAGIC portfolio of business.


Use your passion for service to create a positive impact and make a difference in the communities we serve!  SodexoMAGIC is a joint Sodexo/ Magic Johnson venture and SodexoMAGIC promises to empower the communities we serve by offering best-in-class food & facilities management solutions, which create a positive impact and make a difference in the lives of our clients and customers.  SodexoMAGIC offers our dedicated service via the following Sodexo segments:  Corporate Services, Hospitals, K-12 Schools, Universities


Do you have a passion for helping others?


Sodexo is seeking a part-time 20 hours per week (M-F) for a Community Dietitian for Methodist Hospitals in Gary, Indiana. The Registered Dietitian will help develop an outpatient nutrition program focusing around the area population and the issue of food insecurity surrounding the community.  This is a great opportunity to grow your skills while making a difference in the lives of the population served.  You will have the opportunity to create and develop nutrition education and programs. 


This position is eligible to receive benefits!


The successful candidate will:

  • Be a Registered Dietitian and meet IN license requirements
  • Be responsible primarily in the outpatient setting.
  • Conduct nutrition counseling and education for clients with food insecurities, along with other nutrition issues/concerns (diabetes, cardiovascular disease, renal disease).
  • Participate in nutrition related community outreach for the hospital.


Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Have the ability to work with diverse populations and personalities;
  • Have strong presentation skills;
  • Have the proven ability to effectively engage, motivate and influence others regarding their nutrition;
  • Have a history of working independently with little direction and with a positive outlook;
  • Have experience with an Electronic Health Record (EPIC) and with nutrition care process a plus
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and interdisciplinary team members at all levels;
  • Have demonstrated ability to manage competing priorities with the ability to adapt to the changing needs of the role;
  • Have a commitment to continued education in the nutrition field and implementation of new and innovative ideas.

The SodexoMAGIC partnership represents the union of two global brands that operate at peak performance.  Sodexo, a long-standing leader in \u201cquality of life solutions\u201d around the globe, and Magic Johnson Enterprises, the brainchild of NBA all-star Earvin Magic Johnson, who literally took the game to new heights. To learn more about SodexoMAGIC and read a message from Earvin \u201cMagic\u201d Johnson himself click here.

Position Summary

Responsible for providing direct basic nutrition servicesKey Duties-Provides nutrition care to population served to ensure needs and customer satisfaction levels are met. -Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy. -Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexo resource when necessary. -Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice. -Follows operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Functional Experience -  Meets eligibility requirements for certification as a Registered DietitianSodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.


Posted: 2021-02-11 Expires: 2021-05-30

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