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Community Dietitian

Employer
Powys Teaching Health Board
Location
Newtown
Salary
£28,834 to £35,099 per annum pro rata
Closing date
29 Nov 2023

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Profession
Dietitian
Grade
Band 5
Hours
Full Time
THIS POST IS FIXED TERM / SECONDMENT FOR 12 MONTHS.

If youwish tobe offered on a secondment basis, you will need to have gained your line managers approval for the secondment prior to going to interview.

We are seeking a Band 5 Dietitian to join our small, friendly community team striving to deliver expert and flexible nutritional care across Powys. In line with organisational values we aim to support community health through all stages of their lives, and tackle the respiratory, circulatory, oncology and mental health specifically as part of our PTHB 'Big 4' strategy.

The ideal candidates will be flexible and motivated, committed to ongoing CPD through our graduate preceptorship framework, and have a holistic MDT approach to clinical work. They will demonstrate good communication and organizational skills, a positive attitude, and work collaboratively within a team. We encourage everyone to take an active part in clinical and service improvement, and opportunities for supervision and learning will be supported. The service actively supports student training, and has dietetic assistant and administrative support.

For an informal chat please speak to Penny Doyle, Professional Head of Dietetics (07827 234314) or Rhiain Morris, Clinical Lead Dietitian on 01639 846428/ rhiain.morris@wales.nhs.uk.

Main duties of the job

The post holder will be professional and legally responsible for direct delivery of Dietetic services as part of the Dietetic team in North Powys. Work with a degree of autonomy to provide advice on a wide range of complex clinical conditions to patient's carers and clinicians.

About us

Being the smallest Heath Board in Wales means that you won't get lost in the crowd. Everybody at Powys Teaching Health Board is valued for the contribution they make to our varied and diverse portfolio of community-based services. Together, we can continue to make a real difference to our patients and build on our unrivalled reputation.

As a supportive and progressive employer, we actively encourage you to carve out a career with us, through a range of development pathways. We're also lucky enough to be situated in one of the most beautiful rural counties in Britain, let alone Wales! Achieving a healthy 'life work' balance is essential, and something we recognise by prioritising your well-being.

To start your journey with us, and to learn more about what we can offer you please visit: https://pthb.nhs.wales/working-for-us/. There you will find information about our benefits and values, read staff experiences and more about what our beautiful county has to offer.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Person Specification

Qualifications and/or Knowledge

Essential

  • Degree level education or equivalent
  • Registered with HCPC


Desirable

  • Membership of BDA


Experience

Essential

  • Accurate keyboard skills/IT literate
  • Presentation skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills


Desirable

  • Knowledge of Computer Nutritional Analysis Programme


Aptitude & Abilities

Essential

  • Able to work with individuals and groups
  • Able to meet and effectively communicate with public


Desirable

  • Ability to speak Welsh


Values

Essential

  • Demonstrate PTHB Values
  • Self-motivated
  • Flexible and adaptive approach


Other

Essential

  • Ability to travel within geographical area
  • Able to work hours flexibly


Employer details

Employer name

Powys Teaching Health Board

Address

Montgomery County Infirmary

Llanfair Road

Newtown

SY16 2DW

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

070-AHP067-1023-A

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