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Lead Paediatric Dietitian

Employer
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Salisbury
Salary
Depending on experience Dependant on experience
Closing date
28 Jun 2024

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Profession
Dietitian
Grade
Band 7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Due to retirement, an opportunity has arisen to lead the small but very well respected team of paediatric dietitians at Salisbury District Hospital. The role also provides highly specialist dietetic input into a number of specialities.

The dietetic department is formed of 11 Dietitians covering a range of adult and paediatric specialities. The Trust is supportive of advanced practice and extended roles in dietetics including non medical prescribing.

Main duties of the job

The post-holder will take a leading role in the Multi-disciplinary Team (MDT) providing specialist dietetic support to paediatric patients at Salisbury District Hospital and play a leading role in the specialist assessment, diagnosis and treatment for infants, children and adolescents with varied and complex dietetic difficulties in outpatient and inpatient settings. This will include provision to the CAMHs eating disorders, cystic fibrosis and coeliac clinics. It will also be responsible for the clinical supervision and management of other members of the paediatric dietetic team.

About us

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust (SFT) is an innovative hospital with a proud heritage and over 250 years of experience behind us. Here we're driven to deliver an outstanding experience for everyone and have been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment we continue to provide for our patients and also our staff.

We are an acute Trust, rated Good by the CQC, with a track record of high performance providing regional and super regional specialist services such as: Burns, Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery, Wessex Regional Genetics Laboratory, Wessex Rehabilitation, Spires Cleft Centre and the Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre. We have about 470 beds and employ over 4000 staff.

We support flexible working and will consider requests taking into account the needs of the service. We think working here is pretty rewarding. You can access a range of NHS discounts, receive a minimum of 35 days paid holiday (pro rata), and we offer a generous pension scheme. On-site benefits include car parking (fee applies), leisure centre, day nursery and holiday play scheme.

Salisbury is an attractive place to live and work and really gives you the best of everything. With easy access to London and local airports, the city of Southampton is only a short train or car journey away or if you prefer the sea, Bournemouth is also accessible. Don't just take our word for it, why not explore what Salisbury has to offer by visiting www.experiencesalisbury.co.uk

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please find the attached job description and main responsibilities for your kind perusal. Also, please go through the person specification for this job.

Person Specification

Clinical experience

Essential

  • Clinical experience in Paediatrics
  • HCPC registered
  • Management experience


Desirable

  • Experience in paediatric dietetics relevant to role
  • Further evidence post graduate study
  • Non medical prescriber


Employer details

Employer name

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Salisbury District Hospital

Salisbury

SP1 8BJ

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

269-SFT8514

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