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Public Health / Registered Dietitian - Timiskaming Health Unit, New Liskeard, ON

Employment Options - NL

Full-Time • Temiskaming Shores Region



The Timiskaming Health Unit is seeking a Public Health Dietitian to join its team. The Public Health Dietitian is expected to work independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team for the assigned requirements of the Chronic Disease Prevention and Well-Being, Healthy Growth and Development, and School Health Program Standards of the Ontario Public Health Standards (OPHS) 2018 and other duties as assigned. Applying nutrition and public health competencies, including approaches and frameworks to address health inequities, the Public Health Dietitian participates in assessing local population health needs, evidence, informed planning, leads the implementation of interventions in collaboration with a variety of stakeholders, and participates in knowledge exchange, monitoring, evaluation and reporting.


Baccalaureate in nutrition or equivalent program from a recognized university; Masters degree in nutrition,

health promotion or related is considered an asset;

Experience working in public health or in community nutrition is considered an asset;

Proof of registration or eligibility for membership with the College of Dietitians of Ontario;

Experience in population health assessment, interpreting and synthesizing research and technical


Experience in program planning and evidence?informed decision making;

Demonstrated skills in project management and in implementing and evaluating population health

promotion interventions including social marketing, and healthy public policy;

Strong interpersonal, communication, problem solving, facilitation and organizational skills;

Experience in developing and supporting collaborative relationships with stakeholders;

Demonstrated ability to work effectively within diverse team settings;

Fluently bilingual in both official languages is essential;

Valid Ontario driver’s license and transportation to meet programming needs.

Applications will be accepted until September 13, 2019. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be

contacted. Please apply to:

Randy Winters, Director of Corporate Services

Timiskaming Health Unit

247 Whitewood Avenue, Unit 43

P.O. Box 1090, New Liskeard, ON POJ 1PO

Timiskaming Health Unit is committed to an inclusive, barrier free environment. We encourage all applicants to self-identify

their barriers on their resumes and/or cover letter in order to provide accommodations in all steps of the hiring process. This

is to ensure that all are able to participate fully and equally during the recruitment and selection process.

Job Expires: 2019-09-13

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Temiskaming Shores Temiskaming Shores, ON, Canada

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