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Advanced Dietitian Paediatrics

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust
£41,659 to £47,672 a year pro rata
Closing date
27 Mar 2023

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CBT Therapist / Other
Eating Disorders
Band 7
Contract Type
Part Time
We are excited to be expanding our small, yet dedicated community paediatric dietetics team covering Beverley and the East Riding of Yorkshire. We are offering a number of flexible and exciting opportunities within our team. Our service offers a flexible working pattern running virtual and face to face clinical sessions.

We are using telephone and video consultations and working closely via MS teams with our MDT to ensure safe and effective working. Our team are happy for discussion on what grade you are and what days and hours may suit you. We are open to discuss flexible working options and regarding the advertised hours, we are happy to listen to what may suit you and work with you to support your valuable input into our service.

We are looking for enthusiastic candidate(s) with a positive attitude who feel as passionate as we do about our work. We work with a range of children including those who are looked after and who may have complex health care needs.

Main duties of the job

Our paediatric dietetic team office is based at East Riding Community Hospital in Beverley. We provide clinics around the East Riding and Pocklington to children referred into our service. Our service covers one to one clinic sessions, telephone clinics, input into special schools, MDT meetings and group sessions.

The clinical work is varied in condition type such as; allergies, nutrition support, selective food intake, nutritional deficiencies, enteral feeding and some weight management patients. The team are focused on training and keeping skills high to be as specialist as we can be in our area.

We strive to provide great student training to A,B and C students and work closely with our Humber Dietetic colleagues covering the adult service in Pocklington, Whitby, Scarborough and Ryedale to provide our varied placements.

This role is a great opportunity for a dietitian to expand their practice and enjoy the variety that community paediatric dietetic practice provides.

About us

We are an award winning and CQC rated good, health and social care Trust that delivers care to communities in Hull, East Yorkshire, Scarborough and Ryedale and Whitby. We deliver safe, effective and integrated health services that improve the physical, mental and social health and wellbeing of our patients and service users.

To find out more about our wide range of services including mental health, learning disabilities, children and young people service, Forensic, Community and Primary Care visit our website

You will join our team of over 3600 colleagues that work together across our wide geography and specialties to change lives every day. We're extremely proud of our Trust community and we know you can expect to receive a warm welcome and all the support you'll need from your new team to get you started.

We are a forward thinking and dynamic Trust with a real commitment to staff development to ensure the delivery of high quality, person-centred and compassionate care to patients. We value our staff and invest in them to ensure they have the right skills and competencies to deliver outstanding care.

Job description Job responsibilities

For further information with regard to this vacancy please see the attached job description and person specification

Person Specification Qualifications and Knowledge Essential
  • Current registration with HCPC
  • Diploma in Advanced Dietetic Practice
  • Educated to Masters level eg MSc Paediatric Dietetics
  • Advanced knowledge of a range of complex paediatric clinical complaints including metabolic disorders, enteral tube feeding and the management of children with complex physical and learning disabilities
Experience Essential
  • Completed the use of enteral tube feeding equipment
  • Demonstrable post registration experience of working the specific field of dietetics

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