Dietitian (PT)
at Albright Care Services

Date Posted: 11/11/2019

Job Description

Position:  Dietitian

Shift:  First

Weekly hours: 10-15 hours per week

 

Albright LIFE consists of three healthcare centers where seniors can spend several days per week receiving the support they need in order to continue living independently at home.  Albright LIFE is part of Albright Care Services, a not-for profit organization which has been serving seniors in Central Pennsylvania for 100 years.

At Albright LIFE Lebanon, we are looking for a dietitian.  The dietitian is responsible for planning, supervising, participating in and documenting all aspects of the nutritional care of LIFE participants. The nutritionist:

  • Participates as an active member of the interdisciplinary team, determining the nutrition and dietary goals of participants' care plans and monitoring progress toward those goals;
  • Completes accurate, timely assessments of participants' nutritional status;
  • Monitors monthly weight, taking into account factors such as medical diagnosis and drug-nutrient interactions;
  • Develops nutrition-related treatment plans in conjunction with the interdisciplinary team;
  • Provides nutrition counseling to participants.

Our eligible nutritionists enjoy many benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Student loan assistance
  • Flex spending account
  • 403(b) retirement plan

The starting hourly rate for this position depends on experience but typically ranges from $18.42 to $22.58.

 

Albright LIFE Lebanon

113 South Ninth Street

Lebanon, PA  17042

Job Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree with major studies in food and nutrition or dietetics with ADA registration and PA licensure;
  • Working knowledge of all federal, state and local laws governing the dietary department and sanitation of adult day care centers;
  • Two to five years of practical training and experience in general kitchen management, quantity food preparation, and the basic principles of nutrition;
  • At least one year of experience working with older adults.

 

Albright Care Services is an equal opportunity employer and, in accordance with federal and state law, operates without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, identity or expression, disability, marital status, citizenship, national origin, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Snapshot

About Us

With a one-hundred-year history of care and compassion for the young and old, Albright Care Services continues to endure and expand its exceptional communities in Pennsylvania’s Susquehanna Valley.

Strongly affiliated with the Susquehanna Conference of The United Methodist Church, Albright is a faith-based non-profit organization fulfilling the mission to meet and exceed the needs of today’s new generation of older adults and future ones to come. Mirroring the early days of serving orphans, the ill and aged, the communities and care centers of Albright have continued a legacy of offering the highest quality of life and care to all demographics with the most progressive, passionate and innovative programming.

Albright is more than a place to live, more than your average healthcare provider, more than a routine way of life. It’s where life is lived with purpose surrounded by dedicated people who always put others first.

The unique Albright approach is one of sheer dedication that fosters purposeful living in every facet of life —whether for independent freedom-seekers, skilled nursing residents, daily life centers or rehabilitative services. As a true community partner and historical presence since the early 1900s, the founding ideals for philanthropy and community participation still permeates through each of Albright’s modern day properties. This well-trusted organization has touched countless lives for a century. And will continue to impact the lives of so many more.

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