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Dietary Aide Nurse Resume Sample

Do you have a passion for nutrition and helping people? If you do, then a career as a Dietary Aide in a nursing home might be the job for you.

For me, this resume really stands out because of the personal statement or personal philosophy when it comes to being a dietary aide.  This personal philosophy statement shows that this candidate does not simply see her job, as a normal job, she takes her profession to a higher level of care and attention.   Any employer looking at this resume knows that this employee is passionate about his/her profession.  A personal philosophy statement can help show your excitement for your job.

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Dietary Aide Nursing Resume Sample


logan SMITH


1234 Sample lane, aurora, kansas, USA
Cellular: 768-8900


summary of qualifications

Dietary Aide with expertise in food allergies and vegan diet nutritional requirements. Areas of expertise include Long Term Care, nursing home food service, dietary personnel and knowledge regarding different diet types and health care(insert your areas of expertise). Proven ability to communicate effectively, create delicious and nutritious diet plans(insert your proven track record). Honest, go getter , positive attitude , fluent in polish and English.


“I believe the purpose of food is more than nutrition, it is a simple pleasure for our patients, it can bring joy where there is hopelessness, it can bring families together.  Food nourishes more than our bodies.”

work experience
American Health Care Inc, aurora, kansas, 2006 to Present

Dietary Aide

Provided leadership as shift leader in a national nursing home. Educated staff on proper dietary requirements and worked with the cooking staff in order to ensure breakfast, lunch and dinner met nutritional requirements. Not afraid to roll up shirt sleeves in the kitchen helping with cooking and serving patients.  Drove the food storage and sanitation programs.

  • Delivered presentation to kitchen staff and nursing home management regarding dietary educational and awareness programs
  • Implemented safety program onto the company website and reduced accident rates by 21 percent.
  • Worked comfortably in kitchen environment, in all diverse temperatures in kitchen /storage area.
  • Created tools for kitchen chefs to use to develop menus to ensure dietary standards are met
  • Prime for corporate fitness program, safety warden and disaster plan secretary
  • Created a binder for safety training which is used for new staff orientation.
  • Wrote protocols on cleaning and sanitizing and developed a audit checklist to ensure standards are met.
  • Reports from health inspectors have improved dramatically since under my leadership
  • Trained new staff on correct dish washing procedures and storage


  • Metro News – Weekly Articles on Special Diets and Food Safety.
  • Nursing Care Updates, Food Handling For Nurses, 2011.

professional associations

  • Mental Health Society.
  • Nursing Home Care Association.

educational credentials

  • Food Science Degree, University of kansas, 2002.
  • Dietary Aide Diploma, College of aurora, 1999.
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing Certificate, kansas Technical Institute, 1999.

social responsibility

  • Health Care Society, Workshop Leader, 2003 – 2009.
  • seniors homes Health Care, Trainer, 2002 – Present.