KWC162/21 Dietitian (Dietetics), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 30/3/2021

Job Title: Dietitian (Dietetics)

Staff Group: Allied Health

Reference Number: KWC162/21

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Kowloon West Cluster

Description: Office : Kowloon West Cluster Pay : HK$3 5,985 - HK$7 9,606 (HGPS Point 16 to 33) per month including Monthly Allowance. (See Remark item 2) Key Responsibilities: 1. Assess and counsel patients with dietary or nutritional problems. 2. Plan, implement and follow-up dietetic therapies as well as evaluate outcome. 3. Monitor the standard for quality, sanitation, safety and security in food services for inpatients. 4. Provide consultative dietetic services to the health care team. 5. Participate in nutrition or dietetic-related projects and research. 6. Give lectures on nutrition or dietetic-related topics to other health care professionals, patient groups and the community. 7. Provide training to students from academic institutions. 8. Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor. Entry Requirements: A Master’s degree or a post-graduate diploma in a recognized dietetic programme conducted in a local university, or equivalent. Preferred Attributes / Exposure: 1. Fluency in written English and Chinese as well as spoken English and Cantonese. 2. Work experience and interest in the local community. 3. Communication skill. 4. Empathy. 5. Commitment to patient care. 6. Leadership. 7. Interpersonal skills. Remarks: For HA Serving Staff 1. The selected candidate will be offered either contract or fixed term appointment for up to 3 years depending on his/her existing employment terms. Serving contract employee will be offered contract employment with up to 15% total basic salary (after deducting the contribution of Mandatory Provident Fund by Hospital Authority) as end-of-contract gratuity, subject to satisfactory completion of the contract. Serving permanent employee will be offered a fixed term appointment after which the employee may be reverted back to his/her former substantive rank. 2. The offer of salary and allowance (Cash Allowance, Fixed-flexi Allowance or Monthly Allowance) for serving employees upon changes in appointment will be determined based on the remuneration package/ employment terms of the staff concerned and prevailing policies. For External Applicants 3. Selected candidate will be offered contract term appointment for up to 3 years . Up to 15% of total basic salary (after deducting the contribution of Mandatory Provident Fund by Hospital Authority) as end-of-contract gratuity may be offered upon completion of contract with satisfactory performance. 4. Retiring / retired HA staff who wish to continue working for HA after their normal retirement may also apply. If selected, the terms and conditions of employment will be offered in accordance with prevailing policies of the Retired and Rehire Mechanism of HA. For All Applicants 5. May be required to work irregular hours. 6. May be required to wear uniforms and/or protective clothings. 7. Selected candidate will be posted to the Kowloon West Cluster and may be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. Please submit online application on-line on or before 13 April 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 2990 4172 / 2990 4171.