Position Vacant

Position Vacant

We are expanding our team here at The Balanced Nutritionist and an opportunity exists for a qualified Nutritionist to join us.

Above all else, it is critical that any applicants are familiar with our food philosophy and our core values generally. Our core message is fairly strong through our social media and blog platforms and the website generally.

Paid positions in our industry are difficult to come by. This is a good opportunity for someone who is really excited to practice as a Nutritionist, without the pressure of finding their own clientele or building their own brand.

However, please note this position is casual only, starting at 1-2 days only. Any endeavors outside of working for The Balanced Nutritionist can still continue. Requirements are outlined below.

 Some experience, but more importantly, confidence practicing in a clinical setting. I.e. you must be confident to take clients immediately. This means you are able to run a consult in a timely manner, take a thorough health history, review holistically and follow through with practical advice that will improve a clients symptoms and quality of life.
 Must be degree qualified – Bachelor of Health Science, Nutritional Medicine

 Skilled at seeking and understanding new research and then applying in clinical practice.
 Able to produce unique, but professional blogs and social media content
 Proficient using Microsoft Word, Excel, gmail, google documents.
 Must be fully registered with a professional association, registered with private health funds and have own professional indemnity insurance.
 Confident treating a wide variety of conditions.

Our clinic is well known for success using the Metabolic Balance personalized food program for health and sustainable weight release. If you are already a trained Metabolic Balanced practitioner this would be a bonus. For the right applicant, training may be provided.

 Must be willing to work as part of a team
 Organised with good time management skills, particularly in managing the consultation process
 High level of integrity and empathy.
 Above all else, must value making a positive impact on clients and developing long term,
meaningful relationships with clients.

 This is a casual position, beginning with 1-2 days per week. It may increase to 3-4 days per week over time. This requires to be locally residing in the area as we need you to be IN the clinic during working hours. There are no restrictions on your work outside of The Balanced Nutritionist; you can pursue this role as part of multiple endeavors as long as you are fully present and represent the brand when you are in the clinic. Availability on Saturdays as well as some after/before hours is preferred.

Position begins mid-end of February.

 Provide an up to date copy of your resume, including your registration number and a copy of your insurance
 Include links to any existing online presence (websites, SM accounts, or blogs you may have written in the past)
 Be willing to provide 1 professional referee and 1 personal referee
 Provide a cover letter explaining why you are interested in the position, how you align with our philosophy and your availability.

Submit resume and cover letter by email to katie@thebalancednutritionist.com.au as soon as possible. Applications will close 31 January.