Position Details
Reference Number 30092
Position Title Dietitian
Employment Status Fixed Term Full Time
Location All Sites
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Nutrition and Dietetics
Hours per Week 40.00
Position Summary

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Dietitian to join our Nutrition and Dietetics team. The position is Grade 1, full time, fixed term (14th October 2019 – 16 October 2020).

This position is one of two grade 1 positions based on our acute site and will have primary work responsibilities across our acute care streams.  This grade 1 position could be based within our Cancer, Surgical, Specialist Medicine or Paediatric/Mental health streams and is expected to move between streams according to service demand and operational need. 

For more information about the position duties, refer to the position description. 


To be eligible for this position you must be qualified to practice as a dietitian in Australia, as recognised by the Dietitians Association of Australia. 

How to apply

Written applications must be submitted on-line via the Austin Health Careers website. Applicants will need to register on the site before submitting an application.  

Four documents must be uploaded:

  • Proof of dietetic qualifications (e.g. education certificate, academic transcript, certified letter from your university)
  • Cover letter (no more than one page).
  • Resume/CV, including three professional referees.
  • Selection Criteria Address (clearly numbered and no more than four pages total)

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Contact Person Kate Desneves
Contact Number (03) 9496 3137
Contact Email kate.desneves@austin.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Leonie Pearce
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9496 5542
Closing Date 19/09/2019
Position Description
G1 dietetics Sept 2019.pdf Open
Application Guide click here to view