Requisition #2355282 Job LocationCanada-Ontario-Ottawa Job StreamFood Service/Housekeeping/Maintenance~ Job TypePermanent, Part-Time Number of Positions1 Start Date of Employment ASAP Posting Date30-Apr-2021 Travel RequiredNot Required Educational RequirementsCollege Diploma Languages RequiredEnglish Job Description DIETARY MANAGER – West End Villa Extendicare is a leading provider of care and services for seniors throughout Canada. Through our network of over 115 senior care and living centres as well as our home health care operations, we are committed to delivering care throughout the health care continuum to meet the needs of a growing seniors’ population in Canada. Our qualified and highly trained workforce of 23,700 team members are united by a dedication to quality care and by our vision of being the best provider of senior care and services in Canada Candidates are invited to apply for the above Full- Time position to work at our West End Villa, a 242 -bed long-term care facility, located in Ottawa, Ontario. Reporting to the site Administrator, the Dietary Manager is accountable for all aspects of dietary services within the home to meet the nutritional needs of residents, and to ensure the effective and efficient preparation and delivery of food to the residents. RESPONSIBILITIES Plan, organize, and provide high quality dietary services for residents of each facility. Apply continuous quality improvement principles, best practice, and standardization to workflow, performance, production and changes to service and dietary requirements to meet legislative requirements. Select, supervise and motivate dietary staff; ensure dietary staff works as a team, ensure high level of productivity and best use of staff capabilities. Ensure environment of all food preparation and storage areas meets Public Health requirements. Maintain all records in accordance with policies, procedures and legislative requirements, including the implementation and posting of all regular and therapeutic menus. Liaise and consult with residents, families, team members, government officials, and professionals in relation to resident care needs and department activities Participate in the budgeting process; is accountable for the departmental budget and food costs. As part of the homes management team assist in planning and implementing overall operations of the home QUALIFICATIONS Current membership in the Canadian Society of Nutritional Management (C.S.N.M.) or a Registered Dietician required Post-secondary education in dietary management and the successful completion of a recognized Food Services Program. Minimum 2 years dietary management experience in long-term care setting. Member of a recognized Food Service Supervisor’s Association. Strong leadership skills to direct the work of employees. Superb organizational, time management and multi-tasking skills. Experience managing employees within a unionized setting. Knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety practices, principles and legislation. Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. Customer-focused with high emphasis on building and maintaining relationships with clients. CLOSING DATE: May 30, 2021 Please forward your resumes to the attention of: Clayton Donnelly Administrator CDonnelly@extendicare.com Facility Address- 2179 Elmira Dr, Ottawa, ON K2C 3S1 In Ontario, Extendicare, ParaMed Home Health Care and affiliated organizations including our partner homes in Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodation needs must be provided in advance. To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting.