- Clinical Support
- Fixed term 12 months
- 37.5 hours per week
- £28,050 - £36,644 per annum
- 23/10/2018 23:59
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire is located in the West Midlands and is home to one of the largest teaching hospitals in England. Our mission to Care, Achieve and Innovate is demonstrated in our reputation for innovation, teaching and research and high quality patient care. University Hospital in Coventry is one of the most modern healthcare facilities in Western Europe with £200 million of new medical and research equipment and a hospital that is at the forefront of digital imaging and technology.
We provide general acute hospital services to approximately 500,000 people from Coventry and Rugby and specialist hospital services to over one million people from Coventry, Warwickshire and beyond. The Trust has a revenue budget of approximately £473 million, we employ 5,639 staff, manage 1,380 beds and 32 operating theatres.
The Trust is made up of the following hospitals:
University Hospital Coventry
Hospital of St Cross – Rugby
Are you interested in working within paediatrics?
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust are looking for a Band 6 Dietitian (initially for a 12 month period) to join the dedicated paediatric dietetic team covering a wide variety of specialities across inpatients and outpatients. The work will include areas such as gastroenterology, diabetes, Cystic fibrosis and neonatology along with general paediatric work. This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated, dynamic individual to help shape the future of the paediatric dietetic service we provide.
You will be working within our large, friendly, forward thinking and progressive Dietetic department. The department has good clerical support and access to excellent IT and library facilities.
This post will be based at University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire, Coventry. The post holder will also provide a service in at St Cross Hospital, Rugby and work closely with the wider paediatric MDT too.
The whole department is actively involved in student training and committed to CPD. As a member of the dietetic team you will take an active part in the provision of training programmes for A, B and C Dietetic Students.
Recruiting to Values
To ensure that we provide world-class patient care, UHCW recruits people that can demonstrate the Trust’s Values and Behaviours in their everyday life. Therefore, if you are invited to interview, you will be undertaking a Values Based Interview/Assessment, which explores not only what you do but how and why you do it.
Before applying, we encourage you to review the Trust’s Values and Behaviours Framework and Values Based Recruitment Factsheet which can be accessed on the right side of this page under the job description.
The Supporting Information Section in your application should therefore reflect your understanding of the Trust’s Values and associated Behaviours. You will be expected to provide us with examples from work experience and/or personal life which demonstrate these values through your behaviour.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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Further details / informal visits contact
For informal queries please contact either
Bekki Ford, Interim Dietetic Manager or
Susan Cooper, Paediatric Team Lead
02476 966 161
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