Care Forward - Health and Homecare
Contact us
« Go back to Careers


We are a leading home care provider dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for older Tasmanians. Our team is passionate about providing personalised care and support to help our clients remain independent and active in their communities.

We're looking for a passionate dietitian to join our team and help us make a difference in the lives of our clients. As part of our team, you'll provide high-quality nutrition and dietetic services using an evidence-based wellness approach. You collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to deliver exceptional care to our clients and have the flexibility to develop goal-oriented programs tailored to each client's needs. You'll also have the support of a caring and knowledgeable team dedicated to helping you succeed. If you're a motivated, client-focused dietitian looking for an opportunity to make a real difference, we want to hear from you!


  • We are open to candidates based in Tasmania's south, north, or northwest and have office space in Hobart, Launceston, Devonport, and Burnie. 
  • Full-time, part-time, casual, or contractor positions can be considered for the right candidate.
  • A competitive salary package
  • The opportunity to work with a leading home care provider
  • A great work-life balance with flexible hours
  • The chance to make a real difference in the lives of older Tasmanians
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities to enhance your skills and career progression
  • A supportive and collaborative team environment

You will do

  • Develop and implement individual nutritional care plans based on assessing each client's needs.
  • Support and educate clients and families on nutritional principles, food selection, and economics.
  • Utilise evidence-based dietetic interventions to guide assessment, treatment, and referrals
  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team to deliver care
  • Monitor and document the effectiveness of the nutritional program
  • Participate in group programs and facilitate education for clients and community groups
  • Liaise with referral agencies and service providers
  • Ensure timely submission of Medicare and DVA claim forms 

You need to have

  • Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) registration and membership in the Dietitians Association of Australia
  • Good clinical and practical knowledge of dietetics and nutrition
  • Strong communication and counselling skills
  • Experience providing evidence-based assessment and planning appropriate interventions for clients
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • A current driver's licence and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Up-to-date vaccinations against COVID-19.

Ideally, you also have

  • Comprehensive understanding of community-based service provision
  • Experience using a wellness and restorative approach to service provision.
  • Understanding of risk management, health and safety, and continuous quality improvement processes

Apply for the Dietitian position:

Interested in working with us? Fill out the form below.
Protected by reCAPTCHA. PrivacyTerms