Dietitian (503510)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 18, 2020
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

Hours/Period of Appointment

Permanent, part time, day work working 45.6 hours per fortnight to commence from 23 November 2020. Notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Note: This selection process may be used to fill fixed term casual roles if applicable.


As an effective member of multidisciplinary teams, the Dietitian:

• Provides a professional clinical dietetic service to patients within the allocated clinical workload in accordance with organisational Policies, Best Practice Standards and the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA) Code of Conduct.

• Contributes to the overall functioning of the Nutrition and Dietetic Service and other health teams, and engages positively in the ongoing development of existing and new services.

Essential Requirements

  • Approved Bachelor of Science degree, or equivalent, from a University or other tertiary institution, majoring in appropriate subjects, and a graduate diploma or post graduate degree course in dietetics of one or two years; or an approved four year undergraduate degree majoring in nutrition and dietetics at a recognised Australian tertiary institution; or a pass in the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA) examination in dietetics for overseas trained dietitians.

  • The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:
1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

(image) Generic Dietitian HP 1-2 (March 2020) HPRNL (1).pdf
(image) Generic Dietitian HP 1-2 (March 2020) HPRNL (1).docx
(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button. If you apply online please do not send a hard copy application as well.


Complete the following application form and email your application to the listed contact person including the below form:
(image) Application for Employment (PDF).pdf
(image) Application for Employment (Word).docx


Post your application with the above application form to:
Tasmanian Health Service
Human Resources
PO Box 1963

For more information

Tracey Denmen
Manager Nutrition
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 03 6777 6493

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