Fairhaven Treatment Center

Staff Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

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Posted On: Wednesday, 27th September 2017
Category: Health Care
Location: Memphis, TN
second location-> 671 N. Ericson Rd. Cordova, TN 38018
890 N. Houston Levee Rd. Cordova, TN 38018

Job Description:

 

Come join our dynamic, creative and vibrant team at Fairhaven Treatment Center in a role as staff RDN!

 

About Fairhaven

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.

 

About the Position

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 & individual 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. It is also an excellent opportunity to gain experience in the highly desirable field of mental health services.

This position has potential as full-time or part-time, with benefits and a competitive wage that will require flexibility to work evenings (potentially 1 per week) and across the Center (Residential and Outpatient) when necessary.

 

Qualifications

  • 1 - 2 years in a clinical nutrition or health & wellness setting
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition, Health or Social Sciences 
  • RDN certified or ability to sit for RDN exam within one month of hire
  • Flexibility to work some nights and weekends (negotiable)
  • Passion and interest in working with Eating Disorders/Mental Health clientele
  • Past work with vulnerable populations (children, mental health, the elderly, low-income communities) a plus

 

To Apply

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

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