Nutritionists provide a range of evidence-based services related to nutrition, public health nutrition, policy and research, and community health with the overall goal of improving health and wellbeing
Duties & Tasks
Nutritionists may perform the following tasks:provide education about healthy eating to groups in the community
liaise with other health professionals about nutrition
collect, organise and analyse data relating to the health and nutrition behaviours of specific groups and the population as a whole
plan, conduct and evaluate nutrition intervention programmes and compile educational material
Nutritionists may have a high level of contact with the public.
enjoy food and food preparation
interested in health and wellbeing
good communication skills
able to work as part of a team
aptitude for science and research.