Paediatric Dietitian, Starship Community

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Exciting permanent and fixed term opportunities exist for enthusiastic Paediatric Dietitians to join the Starship Community Team!

Are you:

  • A dietitian with experience working with children and young people in a community setting?

  • Able to thrive in a challenging environment where evidence-based practice, strengths in interdisciplinary practice, clinical reasoning, and decision making skills are highly valued?

  • Seeking an opportunity to continue in your professional growth and develop your career?

Starship Community is an interdisciplinary team of professionals providing nursing, allied health, technical and cultural support to children, young people and their families living within the Auckland DHB area. We are looking for an experienced, motivated and dynamic dietitian with a passion for paediatrics to join our team.

Ideally you will have previous paediatric experience, although applicants with the right qualifications and keen interest in providing excellent paediatric nutrition care will be considered. You will be based at the Greenlane Clinical Centre site and see families in their home, clinic or in a school setting. There are opportunities for on-going professional development, with regular supervision and peer review.

You will also provide nutrition support to other health professionals in Starship Community Services. You will have the opportunity to develop working relationships with clinical dietetic colleagues within the Auckland region and the wider community.

You must be registered with the New Zealand Dietitian Board, hold a current Annual Practicing Certificate and have a current full and clean drivers licence.

Click here for a position description.

To apply, please visit the ADHB Careers website quoting reference number ADHB10280. Please attach a copy of your current up to date CV and a Cover Letter.

For any queries or need assistance with the online process, please contact Kavitha John, Recruitment Consultant on

Applications Close: 25 June 2021

“We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities. Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to “do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB”.