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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 05/12/2019.

Home Enteral Feeding Dietitian

Job Reference: 425-A-19-35395

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Dietitian to develop in-depth knowledge in Home Enteral Feeding until September 2021,with the possibility of extending the post after that date.

We are looking for someone who ideally has both Paediatric and relevant clinical experience in Enteral Feeding however, consideration would be given to the right candidate, one who is able to demonstrate an excellent understanding of the dietetic aspects of these specialist areas.

You will join the HEF Team who are based within Sheffield Children’s NHSFT and you will work closely with the Team Lead Band 7 Dietitian.

An Induction period or training and shadowing opportunities will be provided to ensure the leve lof competencies required can be achieved.

You will provide a service to enterally fed patients within Sheffield, aged between 0-19 years. The range of Specialist Dietetic Services include: Gastroenterology, Neuro-disability, General Medicine, Cardiology and Respiratory.

You will review this patient group via Outpatient Clinics, home visits, school clinics and occasional inpatient settings.

The ability to work as in integral team member of the MDT is essential. You are required to be motivated, enthusiastic, innovative and a proactive individual with excellent communication skills.

We are committed to supporting your CDP and personal development.

There will be training opportunities.

We currently provide placement opportunities for A and B placement students, you would be expected to help facilitate this. Additionally we offer students from thewider healthcommunity opportunitiestoshadow ourroles.

In January 2020 we will be delivering the BDA Paediatric Module 2 and you will be expected to have some input into this via the workshops.

For further information please contact

Lynn Hagin Head of Service on 0114 2717212 or email or Marie Watson on 0114 2717212

All communication throughout the application process will be via e-mail therefore please check your e-mail account and NHS Jobs account regularly. References are also requested by email (where possible). Therefore, to speed up the recruitment process please provide an email address for all referees when completing your application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If a DBS check is required for the post you are applying for any offer of employment will be provisional on a satisfactory DBS check being obtained.

In line with other NHS Organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region a successful candidate appointed into a post within this Trust will be required to pay the DBS check fee (£45). This is customarily payable over 4 months as a salary deduction once employed by the Trust. If you receive a conditional offer letter, complete your DBS application and later withdraw from the recruitment process, an invoice will be raised via the Trust's finance department to recoup the outlay.

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in accordance with the Equal Opportunities policy is committed to treating all individuals equally irrespective of age, race, social background, gender, sexual preference, colour, disability, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, religion or trade union membership.

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancies earlier than originally stated, if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust do not reimburse any incurred interview expenses.

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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