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Dietitian

Employer
Barts Health NHS Trust
Location
London
Salary
£34,089 to £41,498 per annum inc
Closing date
2 Mar 2024

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Profession
Dietitian
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic dietitian to join our innovative dietetic team at The Royal London Hospital. This is a rotational post, at present there are three rotations which include medical, care of the elderly and Neurosciences/ Trauma. The role will allow you to gain experience working in a busy inpatient setting, gaining experience within different specialist areas.

As a Trust, we provide a service to a large multi cultural population and you will be required to provide a service that is appropriate to meet the diverse needs of our patients.

Main duties of the job

To work together with the dietetic team to provide an effective dietetic service to adult in-patients at The Royal London Hospital. This is a rotational post, at present there are three rotations which include medical, care of the elderly and Neurosciences/ Trauma. Each rotation will participate in continuing professional development and undertake audit on a regular basis to ensure that practice is evidence based.

About us

Barts Health is one of the largest NHS trusts in the country, and one of Britain's leading healthcare providers.

The Barts Health group of NHS hospitals is entering an exciting new era on our improvement journey to becoming an outstanding organisation with a world-class clinical reputation. Having lifted ourselves out of special measures, we now have the impetus and breathing space to chart a fresh course in which we are continually striving to improve all our services for patients.

Our vision is to be a high-performing group of NHS hospitals, renowned for excellence and innovation, and providing safe and compassionate care to our patients in east London and beyond. That means being a provider of excellent patient safety, known for delivering consistently high standards of harm-free care and always caring for patients in the right place at the right time. It also means being an outstanding place to work, in which our WeCare values and behaviours are visible to all and guide us in how we work together.

We strive to live by our WeCare values and are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The full job description provides an overview of the key tasks and responsibilities of the role, and the person specification outlines the qualifications, skills, experience and knowledge required. For both documents, please view the attachment/s below.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • BSc in Nutrition & Dietetics or relevant postgraduate qualification
  • HCPC registered


Desirable

  • Previous experience working as Dietitian, or Dietetic Assistant Practitioner
  • Previous experience working within the NHS


Experience

Essential

  • Clinical experience in acute/ and or community setting
  • Demonstrable experience of working within a multidisciplinary team and understanding team dynamics
  • Documented evidence of commitment to CPD
  • Demonstrable understanding of clinical governance and its relevance to everyday practice
  • Ability to research and interpret literature and apply to own practice to ensure clinical practice is up to date
  • Ability to undertake audit and change practice in accordance to findings


Knowledge

Essential

  • Evidence of continuous professional development


Employer details

Employer name

Barts Health NHS Trust

Address

RLH ALLIED HEALTH, DIAGNOSTICS & CANCER

London

E1 1FR

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

259-6077386RLH

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