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Specialist Community Dietitian - Home Enteral Feeding

Band 6

Main area
Senior Dietitian (Community LTC , HEF)
Band 6
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
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. 

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

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Dietitian with a range of generalist experience who is interested in developing more specialist skills in the area of Home Enteral Feeding (HEF) across both adults and paediatrics.

We are seeking a Dietitian with some experience who is looking to advance their career and is interested in having the opportunity to shape the development of a new and exciting service in our local area.

We are able to offer training and support for those with little prior paediatric experience and you will be provided with clinical supervision by both adult and paediatric services. We will provide a robust and flexible training package to work around the needs of the individual applicant.

We can offer you:



  • A professionally led service
  • Support from a small and friendly team
  • Regular peer support and clinical supervision
  • Appraisal and review
  • Excellent IT facilities and access to shared electronic records
  • Ongoing CPD opportunities

You will be joining a small, friendly and supportive Dietetic team which sits in the wider professional team comprising paediatric SLT, OT, Physio and Adult SLT – giving access to the widest range of skill-sharing and MDT working.

This post has key responsibility for providing specialist nutritional assessment and ongoing support to patients of all ages requiring Home Enteral Feeding and oral nutritional support within outpatient clinics, on home visits and within care homes.

Applicants must hold up-to-date HCPC registration. Car driver essential for this post. 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.

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 Tel: 03033 304722 or email:

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03033 306519