Dietitian - North/West Melbourne
Flexible working arrangements to suit your needs. Multiple sites across Melbourne. Be part of a progressive company dedicated to changing lives.
The Company We Change Lives At Empower Healthcare we partner with Home Care package providers, NDIS plan managers & Aged Care organisations to deliver life changing allied health services. We offer a full-service platform from physiotherapy, occupational therapy, podiatry, dietetics to osteopathy, massage therapy and most recently, home nursing services and pride ourselves in the delivery of high-quality therapy solutions, value packed services and responsive ethos. It is a very exciting time with Empower Healthcare building on the success of its Victorian operation and now expanding nationally into WA and NSW.
With a growing team of over 100 clinicians, we provide over 1,500 treatments a day and service more than 150 healthcare organisations. Building on this strong foundation, we are well positioned and committed to delivering exceptional care. Our therapists genuinely care about the people we work with and take the time to build strong relationships that holistically improve social, physical and mental wellbeing to live happier and healthier lives Why you should join our Awesome Team Be more than just a number We are a close-knit family orientated business with an open and friendly culture.
Operating in a collaborative and supportive environment, our people are at the centre of everything we do. We also provide: Flexible working arrangements to suit your needs. We have a strong emphasis on work-life balance - No late nights or weekend work Comprehensive company induction and shadowing sessions Monthly Professional Development and Social Events Financial contribution to external professional development and Paid Professional Development Leave Above Award remuneration Genuine Career progression opportunities - Always look to promote from within Ongoing individualised mentoring and support from senior management with opportunities to work across various roles and clinical settings i.
e. Private Practice and Community. Workplace Giving Program and Paid Time off to Volunteer The Position Our innovative service model focuses on delivering the best clinical outcomes for clients.
As a Dietitian with Empower, you will have the opportunity to work with a variety of patients within residential aged care facilities and across home care in the North and Western suburbs of Melbourne. You will: Complete comprehensive nutritional assessments for residents and for clients in their own home through home care packages/NDIS. Develop personalised nutrition plans and goals Support the dietary requirements of individuals with difficulty swallowing and chewing, bowel and intestinal issues and other complex issues.
Provide weight management, poor appetite and dysphagia interventions Manage food intolerances and allergies Provide education on diabetes management Educate clients and their families to optimise their ability to li....