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No need to go far to change the world – one resident at a time. Your nutritional know-how can help residents in your community live happier, healthier lives.

Sodexo is seeking a Part-Time Clinical Nutrition Manager/Registered Dietitian (benefits eligible!) to work 24 hours per week in a Continuing Care Retirement Community in South Chicago, IL. This RD will provide clinical care to residents, including nutrition education and development of nutrition care plans. They will also oversee 5-6 food service operations employees in skilled nursing. Prior senior living experience is preferred.

Sodexo offers a full array of benefits to our part-time RDs including paid time off, holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401K and access to ongoing training and development programs, tuition reimbursement, plus health and wellness programs.

The successful candidate will:

  • provide nutritional care to the long-term care residents and sub-acute rehab patients;
  • oversee 5-6 food service employees in the health center;
  • meet DOH/state/federal and company standards;
  • be an active member of the interdisciplinary care conferences;
  • represent the Food & Nutrition Department as a liaison with the medical and nursing staff; and/or
  • support the food service operation as needed.

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Registered Dietitian credentials and state licensure in Illinois;
  • strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • strong leadership skills;
  • the ability to work well with physicians, nursing and ancillary staff; and/or
  • excellent interpersonal skills and enjoy working with seniors to make every day a better day for our residents.

Not the job for you?
At Sodexo, we offer Dietitian positions in a variety of business segments, including Schools, Universities, Health Care and Senior Living locations across the United States. Continue your search for Dietitian jobs.

Working for Sodexo:
Join a team of dietitians who are passionate about their profession, with patients at the heart of everything we do. As the largest private employer of dietitians, we have tremendous job opportunities for registered dietitians who are looking to get more out of their career!


What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement:

Master's degree with completion of required coursework and supervised practice as dictated by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)

For those eligible for the registration exam prior to 1/1/24:

Bachelor's degree with completion of required coursework and supervised practice as dictated by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)

Credentials Requirement:

Meets eligibility requirements for Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RD/RDN) by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) and will become registered within 120 days of hire. In some states and/or facilities the RD/RDN credentials is required at the time of hire
Certification/licensure as required by state(s) of practice. In some states and/or facilities state certification/licensure is required at the time of hire

Basic Management Experience - 1 year

Basic Functional Experience - 2 years work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian


Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Application Instructions

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