Fairhaven Treatment Center

Nutrition Support Staff

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Posted On: Wednesday, 7th June 2017
Location: Memphis, TN
second location-> 671 N. Ericson Rd. Cordova, TN 38018
890 N. Houston Levee Rd. Cordova, TN 38018
Job Type:
Full Time

Job Description:

 

About Fairhaven Treatment Center

Come join our dynamic, creative and vibrant team at Fairhaven Treatment Center in a new role as Nutrition Support Staff!

Fairhaven Treatment Center is a residential and outpatient treatment program for adolescents and adult women with eating disorders. We focus on compassion-based care, mindfulness, and the latest in evidence-based treatment practices to support our clientele. 

We are also growing and are looking for passionate, kind, open-minded and open-hearted folks to build this vision with us.

 

Job Overview

Under the supervision of the Nutrition Director,  this role will manage the planning, execution and quality of meals for our Outpatient treatment center location. This role also includes eating supportive meals with clients, shadowing the Director in groups & individual sessions, conducting group sessions, accompanying clients on therapeutic outings and helping to shape the mission and vision of Fairhaven's nutrition program. 

This role has great potential for internal advancement and leadership development for the right individual.

You will also work with our treatment team to assist in taking vitals, as well as supporting meal preparation, meal plan development and nutritional adequacy/therapy. 

This is a full time, hourly position with benefits that will require flexibility to work evenings (potentially 1 per week) and occasionally across the Center (Residential and Outpatient) when necessary.

 

Qualifications

  • 2+ years in a nutrition, health & wellness, or food service role
  • Associate's Degree in Nutrition, Health or Social Sciences (Bachelor's Highly Desired)
  • Flexibility to work some nights and weekends (negotiable)
  • Culinary training a plus
  • Past work with vulnerable populations a plus
  • Dietitian Registered Technician certification desired

If you want to work in a nurturing, creative and meaningful environment, Fairhaven is the place for you.

 

To Apply

For those interested, please respond to Hannah Coakley (hcoakley@fairhaventc.com) the Nutrition Program Director with a cover letter and resume.

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