Services For The Underserved, Inc.

Job Description
Position Overview: S:US is seeking a Nutritionistfor our Harmonia Family Shelter in ManhattanLocation: 12 E. 31st Street New York, NY 10016Provides nutritional consultation to the food service manager in order to assure shelter menus meet the Department of Health food standards and are appropriate for residents with various dietary restrictions. Manages ongoing nutrition services that meet the needs of the client population by valuating client nutritional needs at the facility.Actively participates in the interdisciplinary patient care process providing recommendations and education based on nutrition expertise.Researching the effects of nutrition on health and fitnessRemains abreast of current research in areas of expertise through networking and continuing education activities.Collaborate with the Food Service Manager on nutritional management for clients.Assists on menu preparation.Reviews menus to assure they are in alignment with the NYC DOH food standards.Assures nutritional guidelines are met for all clients with special food needs.Hours:This is a consulting position which requires approximately 5-8 hours per week.#CB Qualifications: Baccalaureate degree in Nutrition or related field from an accredited college. Masters degreeActive Registered Dietitian (R.D.) with the American Dietetic Association. Minimum of two years of experience. This position requires in depth clinical nutrition knowledge and the ability to work independently and effectively within the care environment.SUS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Company Overview: Join a team of employees who cares about the wellbeing of others. We believe in fostering a culture built on our core values: respect, integrity, support, maximizing individual potential and continuous quality improvement. S:US is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. S:US is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities, including allowance of the use of services animals. To request reasonable accommodation or if you believe such a request was improperly handled or denied, contact the Director of Talent Acquisition at talentacquisition@sus.org