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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 01/10/2020.

Specialist Dietitian

Job Reference: 331-B3610920

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Furness General Hospital, Barrow in Furness
£31,365 - £37,890 per annum/pro rata

''A great place to be cared for; a great place to work''

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

Band 6 Dietitian

Grade: Band 6 Permanent

Hospital: Furness General Hospital

Location: Barrow in Furness

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic dietitian to join our friendly and supportive team. The post would be ideally suited to an experienced Band 5 Dietitian looking to expand their skills.

The successful applicant will work as part of a small team, with the support of experienced dietitians. The post covers a range of inpatient work including medical, surgical, orthopaedics, oncology and stroke management as well as outpatient clinics. As such you will gain experience in a wide range of clinical areas such as nutrition support, enteral feeding, gastroenterology and weight management. Opportunities to gain experience in dietetic specialist areas will be supported where appropriate.

The department is approved for training both ‘B’ and ‘C’ placement dietetic students. We have excellent IT facilities and are committed to personal development and training.

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period. This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

Applicants should be HCPC registered dietitians. The post will be based at Furness General Hospital and will involve travel to other sites within South Cumbria.

For further information and informal enquiries/ visit, please contact

Lucy Budden (Site lead) or Michelle O’Keeffe (Clinical lead)

On 01229 403968

Or email or




For further details / informal visits contact:

NameLucy BuddenJob titleDietetic Team ManagerEmail addresslucy.budden@mbht.nhs.ukTelephone number01229 403968Additional contact information

Lucy Budden (Site lead) or Michelle O’Keeffe (Clinical lead)

On 01229 403968

Or email or



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