YMCA of Central Ohio

Nutritionist

You might know the Y as a place to lift weights, but we’re about lifting entire communities.
Our work is challenging, rewarding, and inspiring - no matter what role you play at the Y, you help make positive changes in your community every day.


We are seeking a certified a Registered Dietician to join our team at the Garver Y!  This position will provide members with effective ways to change their eating habits and inspire a change in behavior and lifestyle.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS include the following, other duties may be assigned:
Thinks, communicates and behaves as a cause-driven leader and role model for other staff and employees when it comes to desired staff behaviors; promotes youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility in all job-related functions.

Meet with scheduled members to address their nutritional needs. Appointments will be based on availability.

Assist members set and achieve weight loss and lifestyle change goals.

Help members create food and activity journals.

Teach members how to read and interpret food labels.

Create ways to monitor members’ progress.

Plan and implement group learning sessions on nutrition topics.

Work with personal trainers, instructors and other departments in disseminating information to members or providing programs.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Registered Dietician and/or Dietetic Technician, Registered

Branches for Application Submission:

Jerry L. Garver YMCA