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Specialist Dietitian

Job Reference: 810-CH2378

City Health Care Partnership CIC
Public Health Services - Tier 3 Weight Management
Priory Park, Hull
£28,050 to £36,644 pa/pr

City Health Care Partnership CIC (CHCP CIC) is an independent, co-owned “for better profit” and co-owned Community Interest Company providing high quality local health and care services in Hull, the East Riding of Yorkshire, Knowsley, Wigan and St Helens.

Our vision is to lead and inspire through excellence, compassion and expertise in all that we do and we are looking for exceptional people to work with us to provide the highest possible care to the people who use our services.

We deliver over 50 diverse services in community settings, helping to minimise the need for acute care in hospital. We employ around 2,400 people, which means we have lots of opportunities for progression and development; we recognise enthusiasm, innovation and dedication and are keen to give colleagues with these qualities a chance to shine.

We pride ourselves on providing high quality patient care and our core values of service and excellence, equality and diversity, creativity and innovation and co-operation and partnership help us to do this. We want people who join CHCP CIC to share these values, which are firmly rooted in our culture along with the seven Cs of care, compassion, competence, communication, courage, commitment and candour.

We can offer an excellent package of benefits, including becoming a shareholder in CHCP CIC (at a cost of only £1), giving you the chance to have a voice in your business.

Please note: this is a permanent vacancy

Do you have a genuine passion for helping people to lose weight? An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated band 6 specialist dietitian to join our dynamic team within a Tier 3 Specialist Weight Management service, delivering high quality dietetic care to obese patients across the city.

The post holder will work with patients who have been assessed via a Tier 3 Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT), and should ideally have experience of working within a weight management service. This is a rewarding and challenging post where you will have the opportunity to demonstrate excellent communication and behaviour change skills in both a 1-2-1 and group setting.

The post holder will have a good understanding of the, at times, complex needs of obese individuals and will enjoy helping others to lose weight through empowerment and motivation. The post holder will also have the opportunity to work alongside a range of specialists as part of an MDT, and be involved in assessing and discussing patients who are considering progressing onto a Tier 4 service to be considered for bariatric surgery. Applicants should be HCPC registered dietitians, with relevant post registration dietetic experience.

Excellent time management and organisational skills are essential as the successful candidate will be expected to manage a busy caseload, ensuring all patients are adequately supported to help work towards their weight loss related goals. The post holder will also be responsible for providing clinical supervision to other team members.

You will be based in the vibrant, cultural city of Hull which is continuing to thrive and grow after being awarded City of Culture in 2017.

For further information, please contactLucyKendrickon 01482 580200 or email

CHCP CIC is positive about receiving applications from people with personal experience of mental illness and has mechanisms in place to support and guide potential job applicants. Please see ‘Positive Assets’ link below for more information.

Our organisation is positive about employing people with disabilities. If you require your application in a different format please contact our Human Resources team as soon as possible.

If this role requires the successful candidate to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service Check, this check will form part of the recruitment process and the cost of the check will be recovered from the successful candidate upon commencement of the employment/new role. Please note that this check will be charged to you in four monthly instalments when you commence employment/start your new role with City Health Care Partnership CIC.

CHCP CIC employees have access to an excellent range of benefits; for further information, please click on the ‘staff benefits’ link.

Please note if you are not successfully shortlisted the status of your application will be updated to ‘unsuccessful’ on this site.

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