Sodexo Senior Living is seeking a full time Clinical Dietitian & Assistant Dining Manager for Longview at Ithacare, a residential living community which offers independent living, assisted living and enhanced assisted living care in a beautiful setting overlooking Cayuga Lake in Ithaca, NY. In this dual role, the ideal candidate will perform clinical dietitian responsibilities 40 percent of the time and dining management responsibilities 60 percent of the time.
Reporting to the Director of Dining Services, the ideal candidate will:
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Responsible for providing direct basic nutrition services
-Provides nutrition care to population served to ensure needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.
-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.
-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.
-Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexho resource when necessary.
-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.
-Follows operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Functional Experience - Meets eligibility requirements for certification as a Registered Dietitian
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.