Valley Manor Long Term Care is recruiting for a part-time Registered Dietitian to work onsite.

This position requires 45 hours per month of dietitian support based on the Fixing Long Term Care Act and Regulations.

Education & Experience

  • Member in good standing of the College of Dietitians of Ontario
  • Must have liability insurance, TB testing and vulnerable sector police check
  • Membership in Dietitians of Canada – Gerontology Network an asset
  • An active member of CSNM is considered an asset
  • Experience in Long Term Care is an asset
  • Ability to work in a team and independently
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Demonstrates an ability to problem solve
  • Computer Literacy - knowledge of computerized electronic medical records (EMR), Point Click Care programs an asset


  • Identify and monitor level of nutrition and hydration risk for all Residents.
  • Complete scheduled RAI-MDS assessments; assess nutritional status for all Residents upon admission, annually and when significant changes in status occur.
  • Prioritize and respond to dietary referrals in a timely manner.
  • Develop, evaluate and modify nutritional care plans for all Residents; liaise with Residents, family members and/or substitute decision makers and the interdisciplinary team when implementing dietary interventions.
  • Conduct swallowing assessments, as needed.
  • Provide nutrition counselling and education to Residents and family members and/or substitute decision makers, as needed, in line with supporting Residents’ nutrition care.
  • Collaborate with the Food and Nutrition Manager to implement a pleasurable dining experience for Residents.
  • Participate in Care Conferences and committee meetings as needed.
  • Review and approve seasonal menus; develop individualized menus for Residents, as needed.
  • Provide education and training to dietary and nursing staff to support home-specific policies and procedures, as needed.
  • Participate in home-specific continuous quality improvement initiatives, as needed.

Valley Manor is offering a generous sign on bonus for this position. Travel costs such as mileage and accommodation will be covered if required.

Please apply in writing to:

Kathy Innocente
Valley Manor
Box 880, 88 Mintha Street,
Barry's Bay, Ontario