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


Job Reference: 270-TC306-ACS

Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Acute Dietitian
Highfield Clinical Care Centre or Kettering General Hospital, Northampton & Kettering
£24,907 - £30,615 pa pro rata

Are you starting your career in dietetics or looking for a change? Consider working in Northamptonshire for Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, who have received an outstanding rating from the Care Quality Commission.

We are a diverse service and have an enthusiastic dietetic team which covers the whole of the county. This includes working with the University Hospitals of Northamptonshire and primary care. We have specialist roles in paediatrics, renal, diabetes, weight management, stroke, oncology, nutritional support, home enteral feeding and prescribing and you will have the opportunity to be involved in student training. We are keen to provide development opportunities for our band 5 dietitians to progress their dietetic career journey and as a trust we proactively promote your wellbeing.

We are very accessible by rail and road so take a look at what we can offer. We have bases at Northampton General Hospital and Kettering General Hospital. Interested? Please contact or phone 07732 405715 for more information and to discuss what your role could look like now and in the future!

NHFT is an integrated primary care and mental health Trust, providing physical, mental health and specialty services in both hospital settings and out in the community. Because we put the person at the centre of all we do, we focus on delivering care that is as easy to access as possible. This means many of our services can be provided at home, work or in schools. We also provide health services to several prisons and detention centres in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire etc.

It is our vision to be a leading provider of outstanding, compassionate care. Our most recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection recognised this with an ‘Outstanding’ rating overall, as well as an ‘Outstanding’ rating for the Caring domain. Applicants will need to demonstrate a commitment to delivering outstanding compassionate care and also commit to the Trust mission statement: Making a difference for you, with you. Our vision, mission and values are all part of the roadmap for all we do.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 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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