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Macmillan adult community oncology specialist dietitian

Job Reference: 813-422-0817-MY

Medway Community Healthcare
Nutrition and dietetics
Gillingham, ME8 9PR
£26,565 to £35,577 per annum

Are you an enthusiastic, self-motivated and experienced dietitian? Can you work flexibly as an effective part of a team? Would you like to develop your skills? If so, we’d love to hear from you.

This role provides a dietetic service to adult community oncology patients in the Medway and Swale area through the assessment, treatment and management of adult oncology patients in the community, outpatient clinics and in their own homes. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to work in a varied role while gaining experience in adult oncology.

We welcome applications from band 6 dietitians or from experienced band 5 dietitians who are able to show a commitment to developing their knowledge and skills within oncology care.

The post holder will work within the community team of dietitians and will provide a clinical dietetic service through the assessment, treatment and management of adult oncology patient in the community and in outpatient clinics.

When completing your application, please include the email addresses and contact telephone numbers for your referees; your referees should be your line managers for the last 3 years.

We will always appoint the best person for the job, but applications are particularly welcome from candidates from BAME groups which are underrepresented in our service.

We will offer you the choice of two pension schemes; the NHS Pension scheme and our Scottish Widows group personal pension.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Hannah Hatchett - Macmillian oncology specialist dietitian

Medway Community Healthcare CIC is an award winning social enterprise that is co-owned by its employees, giving them greater involvement and an opportunity to influence key decisions. We are proud to have been awarded The Workplace Wellbeing Charter.

In 2017, we achieved a ‘good’ rating from the CQC for Amherst Court (intermediate care and stroke services), and for MCH House (community services for adults, and community services for children, young people and families). Combined with our existing ‘good’ ratings for Darland House, MedOCC and the Wisdom Hospice, we continue to demonstrate our commitment to delivering high quality care.

We are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals regardless of age; disability; gender reassignment; marriage and civil partnership; pregnancy and maternity; race; religion or belief; sex; sexual orientation. We guarantee interviews to applicants with disability who meet the minimum criteria as specified in the job description.

We reserve the right to close this advert earlier than the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of applications. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date; no discourtesy is intended in not contacting you if your application is rejected. Applications made on NHS Jobs will be imported to our third party recruitment system, Trac, for shortlisting.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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