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Institute for Optimum Nutrition

  • Job title: Module Coordinator, nutrition practice management
  • Location: London
  • Contract term: Permanent, part time (0.6 FTE)
  • Salary: £31,000 per annum pro rata

Grow your academic career in nutritional therapy education at ION

The Institute for Optimum Nutrition (ION) is one of the UK’s longest established and respected higher education institutions in nutritional therapy. This is an exciting time at the Institute as we launch new courses and higher awards.

We have a great opportunity for you to join a hardworking and experienced team and get involved with activities and developmental projects across the organisation.

At ION we aim to create a stimulating, challenging and rewarding learning experience. We do this through sharing a unique fusion of education, research and professional practice and inspiring our students and staff to enrich our communities. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the globe, and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences to build our learning community.

We are now looking to recruit a Module Coordinator to join our dynamic and growing academic team of the BSc (Hons) Nutritional Therapy.  As Module Coordinator for Models of Nutrition & Lifestyle Practice, you will develop students’ entrepreneurial mind set to grow practice options that value the expertise of the practitioner, and have them evaluate multiple technologies, to support practice efficiency, client engagement and to plan, design and deliver public and client ‘education’.

Is this you?

  • Registered nutritional therapist or nutrition professional
  • Have an in depth knowledge of the practice frameworks of nutritional therapy, BANT and CNHC
  • Know how to be successful in business whilst contextualising that success in nutritional therapy and within a safe framework
  • Managed your own business and worked across sectors to bring innovation into practice

As a Module Coordinator you will have either an applied nutrition, nutritional therapy/ functional medicine accredited qualification or equivalent. You will be able to demonstrate your first-class teaching, communication, presentation and organisation skills as used with students, colleagues and external stakeholders. You derive enjoyment from working as part of a team.

You are keen to maintain your professional body membership and/or registrations.

If you have a passion to share your love of teaching, nutrition and business join us.

We offer flexible working, but some office attendance and weekend teaching in Richmond and central London is required.

For job description and more role details please visit https://www.ion.ac.uk/module-coordinator

Closing date for applications 15th May 2020.

Interviews will take place on 27th and 28th May 2020.