• Job Title: Nutritionist
  • Job ID: 460440
  • Location: College of Medicine
  • Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Full/Part Time: Part-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 75
  • Salary Range Min: $19.25
  • Salary Range Max: $28.87

Position summary

Nutritionist (Job Opening 460440) - Staff Dietitian to serve as nutritionist for the Moms2B Program, a program to assist pregnant women to have healthy pregnancies, deliveries and babies living in a diverse low-economic area of Columbus known for one of the highest mortality rates in the state; provides nutritional education based on the needs and availability of resources for Moms2B participants; provides maternal and infant nutritional assessment, evaluation, and counseling for Moms2B participants; educates program participants on topics related to maternal and infant nutrition; coordinates healthy meals plans; develops opportunities and activities to create awareness of healthy food choices; monitors participant nutritional health on a weekly basis; works with the multidisciplinary team to provide input on participants nutritional health status.

Education and experience

Bachelors degree in Dietetics or Nutrition required; Masters degree in Dietetics or Nutrition desired; registration and/or registration eligible through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Commission on Dietetic Registration required; active licensure as a dietitian by the State of Ohio Board of Dietetics required; certification as a Lactation Counselor (CLC) preferred; experience as a dietitian required; experience in providing nutritional counseling strongly desired; experience in maternal and child health nutrition preferred. Requires successful completion of a background check. Selected candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.