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Acute Clinical Lead Dietitian

Band 7

Main area
Dietitian
Grade
Band 7
Contract
Fixed Term/ Secondment until 31/03/19
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
110-AHP073-1018
Site
Prince Charles Hospital
Town
Merthyr Tydfil
Salary
£33,222 to £43,041 per annum
Closing
Today at 23:59

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our http://joincwmtaf.wales page.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


 

THIS POST IS FIXED TERM/SECONDMENTFOR 31st MARCH 2019 DUE TOMEET THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE SECONDMENT POSITION, YOU MUST OBTAIN PERMISSION FROM YOUR CURRENT LINE MANAGER PRIOR TO APPLYING FOR THIS POST.

An exciting fixed-term opportunity has arisen to join the acute dietetic team at Prince Charles Hospital until 31st March 2019 as a Band 7 Acute clinical team lead. The successful candidate will be responsible in supporting the acute dietitians to continue to deliver excellent patient care at Prince Charles Hospital. This a great opportunity to extend both clinical and key leadership skills and knowledge.

Due to the fixed-term duration of the post and if applying for a secondment to your current role, please ensure you have agreement from your current line manager before applying.

 

The post holder will be the site lead for acute nutrition support and duties will include both complex medical and surgical patients, and those receiving critical care. They will take responsibility for delivery of highly specialist acute nutrition support services, including oral, enteral and parenteral feeding and input to the development of associated clinical policies and procedures. The post holder will also deliver the specialist dietetic intervention for patients within the University Health Board Upper GI service as part of a MDT. As a senior member of the Dietetic team this post will provide the opportunity to lead and develop junior staff within the Dietetic service.

The department of Nutrition & Dietetics has an excellent reputation for delivering innovative and high quality patient care throughout the Health Board. The department encourages and supports continued learning and development to grow a resilient and dynamic dietetic workforce.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing Date: 16th October 2018

 

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Alice Reed

Head of Nutrition & Dietetics

alice.reed@wales.nhs.uk

01685 728407