Dietitian

Is this the job for me?

Responsibilities?

  • evaluate/improve treatments

  • support healthy meals

  • deliver sessions about your skill

  • educate other healthcare professionals

  • write reports and maintain records

  • prepare information packs and materials

Skills?

  • interest in/knowledge of the scientific aspects of food

  • strong verbal/written skills

  • patience

  • positive/motivated attitude

  • interpersonal skills

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Education?

The required education for this job at a minimum is a bachelor's degree in dietetics/nutrition; a master's degree is recommended for advancement. You must also have a license or certification in most states.

Environment?

  • hospitals

  • nursing homes

  • clinics

  • cafeterias

  • state/local governments

Salary?

Starting Salary: $21,478 to $27,901

Advanced Dietitian: $30,764 to 40,558

This is a FULL TIME job, but you may request to be part time :)