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Team Leader - Dietary Job

Job Number: NH14015

Job Title: Team Leader Dietary

Department: Food & Nutrition Production - 1304301

Facility: Newport Hospital

Location: Newport, RI

Duties require ability to read and understand arithmetic and measures to report fluid intake and prepare enteral feedings. High school education or equivalent desired. Minimum of six months comparable food services experience preferably in a health care or institutional setting.


Under the supervision of the Department Manager, provides direction for patient meal services at patient care units to ensure patient satisfaction and safety. Responsible for coordination of patient meal service including menu selections, tray assembly, tray delivery and pick up, special requests and needs for ‘Expressly for You’ Dining Service. Directs the preparation of cafeteria “grab and go” items, assists with special functions, and performs other related duties as required.