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Sport Dietitian

Posted on: December 6, 2023

The Sport Science Unit at the Sport, Exercise Medicine and Lifestyle Institute (SEMLI) at the University of Pretoria is looking to recruit a part-time sport dietitian to join their team as soon as possible.

Job Description:

  • Dietitian will be responsible for consulting out patients on a day to day basis as well as group education sessions for sport teams affiliated with SEMLI.
  • Contribute to the research outputs at SEMLI.

Essential Requirements:

  • BDietetics of BSC Dietetics degree
  • HPCSA registration as an independent practitioner
  • Indemnity insurance
  • A valid driver’s license and own reliable transport
  • Own laptop/computer
  • Ability to work independently
  • Computer based / Microsoft Office competency
  • +3-years sport dietician experience
  • At least 1-year private practice experience.

Desirable Requirements:

  • Research experience
  • Interest or experience in sports nutrition

Other requirements/qualities:

  • Ability to work within a multidisciplinary system
  • Passion for the industry and profession
  • Teamwork
  • Ability to show initiative
  • Honesty
  • Professionalism

Contractor fee:

  • The independent contractor fee will be based on a percentage of consultation fees.


Interested candidates to please send your CV and Cover Letter to SEMLI HR,
, by Monday 15 January 2024, and ensure availability from 22-26 January 2024 for interviews.