The diet assistants assist the Registered Dietician in providing nutritional care for patients and residents.
Must be qualified on the basis of experience with the equivalence of a high school education. On the job training in Nutrition/diet therapy. Demonstrates self motivation, confidence and good communication skills. Possesses such personal qualities as integrity, loyalty, poise, diplomacy, good judgement, respect and flexibility. Preferably six months of supervised experience in institutional food service. Maintains good physical and emotional health.