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AdventHealth Director of Nutritional Services Skilled Nursing Facility in Tavares, Florida


Director of Nutritional Services AdventHealth Care Center Waterman

Location Address:

4501 Waterman Way, Tavares FL

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Care Center Waterman

  • Skilled Nursing Facility

  • AdventHealth Care Center’s mission to “Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ”

  • The opportunity and encouragement to truly care for and love the patients/residents they serve

  • The opportunity to work with like-minded co-workers who believe and support the organization’s mission

  • The patient-centric focus of meeting the needs of the patient/residents

  • Being part of a large healthcare organization where we can be “Greater as a Whole”

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time/Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Ability to manage, train, develop, direct, and maintain interpersonal relationships with staff and residents.

  • Responsible for development and maintain MDS (RAPs and triggers), nutritional histories, and assessments.

  • Documents the progress of the residents’ nutritional and coordinates with the Interdisciplinary Care Plan Team in care plan development.

  • Follows policies and procedures of the Nutritional Services Department.

  • Coordinates with the Registered Dietitian as needed.

  • Accountable for the proper storage of all food and dietary supplies.

  • Ensures that the food preparation follows required sanitation procedures and meets the requirements of the Food Handling procedures.

  • Evaluates and provides direction in food production including standardizing recipes, portion control, problem solving, and Quality Assessment and Assurance activities.

  • Responsible for regular participation in department meetings and providing training to dietary staff.

  • Communicates with nursing staff regarding nutritional status of residents and provides recommendations needed to meet resident identified needs.


Job Summary:

The Nutritional Services Director plans and directs the activities in the Nutritional Services Department to provide the highest quality of service and product to residents in a cost-effective manner. They are responsible for initiating, completing, and maintaining nutritional care plans for the residents

What You Will Need:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Certified Directory Manager (CDM) certification. A Registered or Licensed Dietitian will qualify in lieu of CDM certification, but will be compensated as a CDM required.

  • Healthcare Dietary experience preferred

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nutritional Services

Organization: AdventHealth Care Center Waterman

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: ADH Care Center Waterman

Req ID: 21036455

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.