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Position Title: Nutritionist Call ID: AHI.IAD.HAVA.2019.01
Request Num: SR19657 Date Call was Listed: Dec 31, 2018
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Dec 31, 2018
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 1 0
Position Description
Country: Honduras
Calling Organization: Valley of the Angels Hospital
Coordinating Organization: Adventist Health International (Loma Linda)
Position Type(s): Nutritionist/Dietician
Length of Service: 12-36 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Jan 3, 2019 
Ending Date: Dec 31, 2019
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 31, 2019
Duties:     Plan menus for hospitalized patients of varying dietetic needs and restrictions
Plan menus for residential lifestyle programs
Assist in coordinating in the execution of the above menus
Provide outpatient and inpatient nutrition consults as needed
Provide/coordinate cooking classes
Participate in community events such as health fairs
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date: Jan 7, 2019
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Volunteer will be expected to dress professionally when on duty and respect standards of Christian modesty at all times.
Unacceptable Dress: 
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Volunteer will be housed with housemates in a house within the hospital compound. Will have kitchen and laundry access. Volunteer will be responsible for own housekeeping.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: ANY years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Must be licensed nutritionist. Experience in hospital setting preferred.
Languages:  Spanish(Average) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  Bachelors
Concentration: Nutrition
Trade/Skills: Previous lifestyle center/hospital experience preferred.
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   N/A    
Medical / Inoculations   N/A    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Local Travel   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel (Children)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Excess Baggage   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Insurance   Calling Organization   For Long Term and Short Term positions: Accident, Sickness & Personal Effects & Baggage (PEB) Insurance Protection for Volunteers. For international volunteers serving in NAD: Short-Term Travel Insurance.  
Accommodations   Calling Organization    
Utilities   Calling Organization    
Food / Meals   Calling Organization    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   $250  
Other   Calling Organization    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Tegucigalpa
Airport: Toncontin
Travel from Airport to Destination: hospital car
Required Inoculations
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? No           Visa Type:
    Who Applies:
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
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Visa/Travel Details:
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Valley of the Angels Hospital
Calling Division: Inter-American Division
Calling Union: Honduras Union Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Honduras
Supervisor: Mundall, Joel
Title: Assistant Medical Director
Approved By:   Jennifer Mundall, Volunteer Coordinator for Valley of the Angels Hospital on Nov 27, 2018. Entered by: Mundall, Jennifer