Location: Great Yarmouth
Salary: £30,401 - £37,267 (Band 6)
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 a Specialist Renal Dietitian you will be working with the supervision of the Band 7 Renal Dietitian to provide a specialist dietetic service to Low Clearance, Nephrology and Haemodialysis services. This includes the Renal Dialysis Unit, adult renal inpatients and outpatient clinics as required. Additional duties include:
* To deputise for Band 7 dietitians as agreed and to support Band 5 and other Band 6 dietitians and dietetic assistants
* Lead on audit, development and writing of clinical policies in own areas of work
Person Specification: We are looking for a candidate that holds a BSc in Nutrition & Dietetics or equivalent, who has current registration with the HCPC with varied experience on clinical placements. Essential is also experience of dietary management within defined specialist area, pre-registration dietetic student training, specialist post-registration clinical experience, and experience in developing and appraising staff.
Benefits: 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.