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Paediatric Dietitian

Band 6

Main area
Paediatrics
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
208-813-18-T2
Site
Scunthorpe
Town
Cross site Community Services (Grimsby and Scunthorpe)
Salary
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
Closing
30/07/2018 23:59

Together We Care, We Respect and We Deliver

 

Join us and help us provide this vision to a population of more than 440,000 people.  Our Trust is one the of area’s biggest employers, running hospitals in Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Goole as well as community services. 

Potential development role opportunity for candidates who do not meet all the essential criteria.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Dietitian who has some generalist experience within adults or paediatric Dietetics and is interested in developing more specialist skills in this clinical area. We are looking for a self-motivated, friendly and enthusiastic Dietitian to join our Children and Young People’s Team in North Lincolnshire. We are able to offer training and support for those with little prior paediatric experience or as a specialist post to those with more paediatric experience.

We are a small but dynamic multi professional team comprised of Dietitians, Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists. The small nature of our teams helps to provide a close and supportive working network. The team works cross site, with one base at Scunthorpe District Hospital and another at Diana Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby.

Your role will be to provide high quality, patient centred care to children and young people across community settings. You will support children and young people and their families with a wide range of conditions including, home enteral feeding, allergies, gastrointestinal conditions, faltering growth and weight management. There may also be an opportunity to develop your knowledge around type 1 diabetes in children. You will work independently, but also as part of a Multi-disciplinary team where this is needed covering both an inpatient and outpatient clinic caseload. You will be expected to support the team lead in new developments, regular audits and development of outcome measures.

There are opportunities for ongoing professional development including bespoke training and support to ensure that you are able to complete our paediatric Band 6 competencies. Training is offered via a range of means such as in-house training, access to external courses and specialist groups, observations and regular supervision.

We additionally provide access to a supportive administrative team and a paperless electronic record system. Appraisal and Clinical supervision are also carried out on a regular basis.

Relocation packages of up to £4000 are available along with support from the Recruitment team who can support you with finding accommodation, school and nurseries, information about any aspect of relocation.

We can offer you:

  • A professionally led service
  • Support from a small and friendly team
  • Peer support and clinical supervision
  • Appraisal and review
  • Excellent IT facilities, and access to shared electronic records
  • Ongoing CPD opportunities
  • Access to car salary sacrifice scheme.

Applicants must hold up to date HCPC registration and be a car user.

 

 

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Michelle Pudsey on 03033 302410 or email michelle.pudsey@nhs.net
Sarah Howard on 03033 303758 or email sarah.howard7@nhs.net

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03033 306519