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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 08/02/2021.

Dietetian Assistant Practitioner, Band 4

Job Reference: 277-2907109-CSH

Employer:
Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Community Dietetic Team
Location:
Memorial Hosptial, Woolwcih
Salary:
£25,676 - £27,941 pro rata inc

Dietetian Assistant Practitioner, Band 4

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a band 4 Dietitian Assistant Practitioner to join our community dietetic team in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. Within this role you will deliver elements of dietetic care to malnourished patients in the community as delegated by the Dietician

The role will involve include implementing, monitoring and evaluation of nutritional care plans to improve the nutritional care of patients with a wide-range of conditions, both physical and mental health. The role will also support the dietitians working in Primary Care Dietetic clinics with a specific focus on gastroenterology, IBS, FODMAPs intervention and nutrition support.

You will see patients in a variety of locations, including care homes, patients own homes and GP surgeries. To facilitate effective mobile working you will be equipped with an ipad/laptop, whilst still benefiting from a shared Dietetic office space and access to other Oxleas NHS Trust work-bases.

Our Team consistently receives positive feedback from our patients, and always ensures that user focus is key to delivering our service. As a forward-thinking organisation Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust strongly supports Quality Improvement (QI) initiatives, and QI training is provided to all staff. You will have the opportunity to develop in this role and contribute your skills and knowledge, whilst working as part of a supportive Dietetic Team. You will also be supported by the Head of Profession, Adult Lead Dietitian, and by the wider community dietetic team.

The successful candidate will have excellent organisational and communication skills. Our department is committed to evidence-based practice and service improvement. Your clinical knowledge will contribute to both guideline and service development.

Please note that Oxleas operates a probationary period, further information is available on request.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Adult Dietetic Lead; Daniel Baptiste on Tel: 020 8836 8652 or e-mail daniel.baptiste@nhs.net




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.


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