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Dietitian - Band 5

Main area
Dietitian
Contract
Fixed term for 12 months
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
218-SG-AHP-1324792
Site
UHCW
Town
Coventry
Salary
£23,023 - £29,608 per annum
Closing
23/10/2018 23:59
Interview date
12/11/2018

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 looking for a clinical role within paediatrics?

University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire NHS trust are looking for a motivated, dynamic band 5 Dietitian to join our proactive paediatric nutrition and dietetic team initially for a 12 month period.

This is a fantastic opportunity to help shape the future of paediatric dietetic service we currently provide.
  
The post holder will be required to

Provide a professional and high standard dietetic service for a wide range of areas within paediatrics (both in-patients and out patients).

Assess and treat own workload of patients / clients and maintain associated records, with support as necessary from Senior colleagues.

Liaise with dietetic colleagues and other members of hospital staff as necessary e.g. medical, nursing, catering and other health professionals.
 
As a department we actively participate in practice supervision, continued professional development and student training. All staff are encouraged to participate in audit, service development and to share knowledge and experience with others. If you are looking for a career in a supportive and dynamic department then this is for you.

Closing Date:
This job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. Please apply for this job as soon as you can, if interested.
 
If you are invited to attend interview you will be asked to set up an account with the Trac recruitment system in order to confirm your interview time.
 
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.

No smoking policyPositive about disabled peopleImproving working livesAge positive

Applicant requirements

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

Bekki Ford, Interim Dietetic Manager or

Susan Cooper, Paediatric Team Lead


02476 966 161

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
27685