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Dietitian Supervisor


This is work supervising Dietitians and/or Senior Dietitians.

Examples of Work

Job functions are specific duties that would be included in the essential functions of the job description. These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.

  • Supervise and instruct dietitians and others in dietetic food preparation; organize and schedule work.
  • Develops and oversees the implementation of a nutrition education plan.
  • Develops and utilizes data base systems and trains other staff in their use to evaluate nutrition care and food control processes.
  • Develops education objectives and implementing programs of study for dietetic and post-masters students.
  • Identifies project goals and objectives with faculty.
  • Provides technical guidance on policies, programs, procedures, and application of current nutrition research findings.
  • Maintains relationships with groups concerned with nutrition services.
  • May direct the work of contract food service personnel.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree with major in Dietetics, Foods and Nutrition or Food Service Administration; completion of American Dietetic Association approved dietetic education program, and two years of experience as a Registered Dietitian.

Licensure and Certification

Licensed as a Dietitian in accordance with Chapter 468, Florida Statutes



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