Project Angel Food is seeking a full-time Registered Dietitian to be a part of an exciting California state pilot program. The project will be a collaboration of 6 community organizations in the Food Is Medicine Coalition.
Performs nutrition assessments, follow-ups, and nutrition counseling by phone and in-home, per program protocols.
Precepts interns and collaborates with a Dietetic Technician in providing medical nutrition therapy to the clients as needed.
Works with other departments at Project Angel Food to ensure clients are receiving appropriate meals and information when necessary.
Interacts with clients’ health care providers on a regular basis as needed.
Refers clients to other service providers when appropriate.
Assists in data collection and monitoring program implementation.
Participates in community outreach activities.
Works closely with local organizations involved in nutrition research and/or care for patients with HIV/AIDS and/or other chronic illnesses.
Participates in department, agency and other meetings as appropriate.
Performs other duties as necessary.
Registered Dietitian with a passion for community nutrition and an interest in health promotion.
Experience working with those who have congestive heart failure and diabetes mellitus is preferred.
Sensitivity to the circumstances and needs of people living with chronic diseases.
Ability to interact with individuals in a culturally diverse environment.
Effective written and oral communication skills.
Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.
Must have a reliable transportation, valid license, and automobile insurance
Bilingual Spanish required.
Additional Salary Information: Employer-provided health, life and malpractice insurance
Optional dental, vision, credit union and 403(b) plan
Paid sick and vacation time
About Project Angel Food
Project Angel Food prepares and delivers healthy meals to feed people impacted by serious illness, bringing comfort and hope every day.We are a reliable lifeline for people diagnosed with serious illnesses. We're the trip to the store, the meal planner, the nutritional adviser, the cook and the smiling face who delivers delicious, healthy meals to a person's home without fail.Clients receive a meal for each day of the week, and meals are tailored to their nutritional needs. Our drivers are often the only human interaction a client may have from day to day.Our meals are made with fresh ingredients and full of nutrients for maintaining stamina and a healthy weight. We aim to provide clients with the best chance for survival and recovery.