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18 Sep 2021

Full-Time Apply for the position of Dietician at Sodeca Nigeria Limited

Sodeca Nigeria Limited – Posted by Judith Nwadigo Lagos

Job Description

Sodeca Nigerian Limited is a non-governmental organisation and a business service agency that grow and maximize leadership potential amd use it to champion change in our environment and society. Through our life changing programs, young people are helped to identify and maximize their potential, using it to build, create and effect change in their society and the world at large. We are currently hiring to fill the position of:

Job Title: Dietician

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Lagos

Dietician Responsibilities

  • undertake nutritional assessments of patients with a range of complex medical conditions
  • educate and advise patients with diet-related disorders on the practical ways in which they can improve their health by supporting them to make appropriate lifestyle and food choices
  • devise, monitor, review and improve nutritional care plans
  • deliver group sessions to other healthcare professionals or patient groups
  • work with the patient and multidisciplinary team (including other healthcare professionals) to ensure patient-centred care is provided
  • liaise with hospital staff and external agencies to ensure the smooth transition of patients discharged from hospital back into the community so that they can continue to receive the dietary support needed
  • promote health and wellbeing by informing the public about the importance of diet and nutrition
  • educate other healthcare professionals about food and nutrition issues
  • advise hospital catering departments about any specific patient dietary requirements
  • run clinics in hospital outpatients departments or GP surgeries
  • record all assessments and interventions, write reports and case notes and maintain accurate records
  • prepare information packs, flyers and other promotional materials

Dietician Requirements

  • Interest in working in a care-based setting
  • Degree in medicine related field
  • strong verbal and written communication skills
  • the ability to explain complex ideas simply

Skills Required

  • excellent interpersonal skills to develop relationships with patients/carers
  • teamworking skills to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary healthcare team
  • the ability to prioritise your work and manage a caseload
  • time management skills and the ability to work under pressure
  • IT skills to record and access patient records
  • a positive attitude and the ability to motivate others
  • understanding and tact to deal with sensitive issues
  • negotiation skills to help patients overcome barriers and create positive change

Application Closing Date

10th of October, 2021

How to Apply

To start application process, click on the facebook link below: Apply for the position of Dietician at Sodeca Nigeria Limited

Job Categories: Dietician. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: More than ₦100,000.

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