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Senior Dietitian (Acute and Gastroenterology)

Band 6

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Senior Dietitian (Acute & Gastroenterology)
Band 6
37.5 hours per week
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Diana Princess of Wales Hospital
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
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. 

We have an exciting and rewarding role for a Dietitian with a range of generalist adult experience who is interested in developing more specialist skills in the area of acute and out-patient clinical work.

We are seeking a Dietitian with some experience who is looking to advance their career and who is passionate about providing high-quality, patient-centred care. This is an exciting opportunity to join our committed and enthusiastic team of Dietitians, who work across North and North-East Lincolnshire, supported by Dietetic Assistants and Administrative staff. You will be based at Diana Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby, with opportunity to work across site with the wider dietietc team at Scunthorpe General Hospital.

We are able to offer training and support for those with little prior complex enteral feeding and parenteral feeding experience and you will be provided with regular clinical supervision. We will provide a robust and flexible training package, including access to internal training and external courses if required and to work around the needs of the individual applicant.

You will work as an integral member of the acute team, with specific interest and responsibility for the Gastroenterology ward and out-patient caseload. This will include providing specialist clinics for a caseload potentially including IBS, Crohn's and IBD. FODMAP training is desirable but is not essential, as training opportunities can be provided. You will have the opportunity to develop this service with your cross-site colleague/s and shape this service for the future.

There will also be ongoing opportunity for maintaining and developing competencies in a range of acute settings. Please note applicants who do not fully meet the person specification may be considered for a development post and receive support and training to progress into the band 6 role. You will provide clinical leadership to junior dietetic colleagues and also be highly involved in service development. The Nutrition and Dietetic Department supports regular supervision and continuing professional development, and provides training to A, B and C placement students. Applicants must hold up-to-date HCPC registration.

We can offer you:

• Excellent IT facilities, and access to shared electronic records

• Regular Supervision

• Ongoing CPD opportunities

• Access to car salary sacrifice scheme.

• A large, friendly and supportive N&D service, arranged into specialist teams, each led by a Band 7 Dietitian

Grimsby and Scunthorpe are vibrant towns surrounded by pretty villages and the beautiful North/North East Lincolnshire countryside. They also benefit from abundant train links and are commutable from Doncaster, Lincoln, Hull & Sheffield. Grimsby is only 45 minutes’ drive from the 2017-2020 City of Culture, Hull and an easy drive of less than an hour and a half from the lively city of Leeds.

Relocation packages of up to £4,000 are available, along with support from our recruitment team who can assist you with finding accommodation, schools, nurseries, etc and provide information about any aspect of relocation.

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

Claire Hughes, Operational Lead

If you have problems applying, contact

03033 306519