Location: Great Yarmouth
Salary: £24,214 - £30,112 (Band 5)
Description: Our client has a vibrant university hospital providing the best possible care to a population of 230,000 residents across Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft and Waveney. The Trust employ over 3000 staff and provide a full range of general acute services plus a number of specialised services, with a main hospital boasting circa 500 inpatient beds and a 'good' CQC rating. The Trust prides themselves on their continuing commitment to modernising and improving patient care and has a strong national reputation for research and excellence in the quality of training facilities.
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join their professional and multi-disciplinary teams as an Acute Team Dietitian, full-time. You will be expected to work as a member of the acute dietetic team, being responsible for the provision of the dietetic service to designated wards (general medical, general surgical and orthopaedic) within the Hospital, whilst providing specialist advice concerning the dietary care needs for patients with a range of medical conditions.
Reporting to the Acute Dietetics Team Leader, you will provide a flexible, comprehensive acute based dietetic service to in and outpatients at the Hospital.
We are looking for a candidate that holds a BSc in Dietetics or equivalent who has current registration with the HCPC with varied experience on clinical placements, general dietetic experience and membership to the British Dietetic Association is desirable. Newly qualified are welcome to apply as a Preceptorship Development Programme is on offer.
Successful applicants will receive a full NHS benefits package with a broad range of training opportunities, a highly sought after salary, contributory pension scheme, generous holiday entitlement and diversified career opportunities with an ability to provide a good work/life balance through flexible working options. Furthermore, house prices on the sunshine coast of Norfolk are cheaper than the South East and London, and childcare vouchers and the busy bee's nursery can offer a fantastic opportunity for applicants with children.