Requisition Number: 12889A
State: FL


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Description/Job Summary


Global Connections to Employment (GCE), a nonprofit that provides job training and employment opportunities for individuals with significant disabilities.  We exist to provide opportunities so people can experience meaningful employment.  Our organization’s Mission is “Helping People throughout Life’s Journey,” and what better way to do so than through employment which leads to independence and self-sufficiency. 

We collaborate with partners who share a sense of responsibility for improving the world we live in. From a business perspective, we see opportunity in employees who have positive attitudes and are enthusiastic not only about performing their jobs, but more importantly, meeting the expectations of our customers.  We continue to learn, innovate, work hard, respect and value the relationships we have in numerous communities in the US. 


Global Connections to Employment (GCE) is seeking a Clinical Dietitian for Baptist Healthcare at Gulf Breeze Hospital.  The Clinical Dietitian will provide basic nutrition assessments and care planning for patients. Implements business practices to uphold GCE’s Mission, Vision, and Values. Contributes to account revenue and operating profit through the implementation of services. 


  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree and meet eligibility requirements for a registered dietitian. 
  • Must be eligible to receive Registered Dietitian credentialing by the Commission on Dietetic Registration within 90 days of hire. 
  • Must meet eligibility requirements for work assignment on specified contract(s). 
  • Must be able to pass organization screening requirements, including state or federal background screenings as appropriate. 

Job Functions:

  • Maintain and develop client relationships and client satisfaction for nutrition assessments and care planning of patients. 

  • Fulfill contractual obligations to the client to ensure account retention. 

  • Be accountable for the execution of service quality by maintaining the highest level of delivery. 

  • Direct dietary care of patients with basic nutrition needs, including screening, assessment, and care planning to ensure patient dietary needs and customer satisfaction levels are met. 

  • Educate medical staff and counsel patients and their families on proper nutritional care. 

  • Manage and promote food and nutrition programs according to GCE policy and standards. 

  • Collaborate and communicate with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, nutrition care, special diets, and menu requests.

  • Stay current with the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice. 

  • Probe potential problems and apprise manager of status on resolution of problems or issues. 

  • Establish operating standards, implement quality improvements and communicate them to other departments. 

 Physical Requirements:

  • May travel to and from various locations and buildings throughout the year and in various weather conditions. Most work will take place indoors. May work with cleaning chemicals. Will be required to follow Emergency Operations Work Assignment per customer requirements. Schedules are subject to change. May require working early morning, mid-morning, afternoon, and/or evening hours and weekends and holidays. 

  • While performing this job's duties, the team member is regularly required to bend, crouch, walk, climb stairs and ladders, reach above head, sit (to drive) and lift up to 40 pounds. Will occasionally be required to lift or move up to 50 pounds. 

  • The mental demands, physical demands, and environmental factors described here represent those that a team member must meet to perform the job's essential functions successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

To Apply:

Interested applicants please visit and complete the on-line application. If you require additional assistance, please call Human Resources at 850-469-3729.

GCE is putting our employee health and safety first by following guidance from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)  recommendations on preventing the spread of COVID-19.

Global Connections to Employment, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Drug Free Workplace Employer, DRUG TESTING REQUIRED

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