Specialist Dietitian NHS AfC: Band 6 Job Openings by St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals in Whiston

Job Title Specialist Dietitian NHS AfC: Band 6
Pub Date 21 hours ago
Company St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals
Location Whiston

St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals Careers 2021 - St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals assign an opportunity to apply Specialist Dietitian NHS AfC: Band 6, that will be placed in Whiston. You will definitely get a better potential customer along with less dangerous life in the future. Becoming a member of this firm makes a person able to do the purpose less complicated and make current aspiration come true.

To help this corporation vision and mission happens on correct St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals is usually open up for fresh placement seeing that March 2021. Everybody who are considering about filling up this particular vacant, please take a part in this Specialist Dietitian NHS AfC: Band 6 recruitment. If you will be one which can certainly fill up qualifications, you can look at more information about Specialist Dietitian NHS AfC: Band 6 Job Openings below.

St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals Jobs 2021

Specialist Dietitian NHS AfC: Band 6 Job Opening in Whiston

Main area Therapies Grade NHS AfC: Band 6 Contract Permanent Hours Part time: 30 hours per week Job ref 409-2928818 Site Whiston Town Whiston Salary £31,365£37,890 per annum pro rata Salary period Yearly Closing 28/02/2021 23:59 Interview date 04/03/2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Dietitian to join our friendly Dietetic Department at Whiston Hospital (St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospital NHS Trust).

You will be part of a well-respected, highly knowledgeable team who provides dietetic advice to the following clinical areas:

Stroke services Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Medicine for Older People General Medicine and Surgery

Critical Care Trauma and Orthopaedics

Burns and Plastics Frailty

A&E Paediatrics

Cardiology Respiratory

Diabetes Oncology/Haematology


The successful applicant will be working autonomously with access to experienced Band 7 Dietitians for clinical support and supervision. You will provide a high quality service to our in-patients, setting goals and monitoring progress and ensuring appropriate follow-up on discharge is arranged. You will be working closely with the multi-disciplinary teams within the hospital as well as having Dietetic Assistant and Admin support.

The successful candidate will deliver a high standard of evidence based care and hold responsibility for their own clinical caseload. You will help with the provision of parenteral nutrition and cover for the Band 7 nutrition support team dietitian, training can be provided if necessary. You will be a good team player, flexible, reliable, conscientious, self-motivated and forward thinking; with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Teaching skills, experience of multi-disciplinary team working and experience in and enthusiasm for service improvement and clinical audit are important. There are protected audit sessions within the Trust and staff are encouraged to make use of this.

We have an excellent staff supervision and appraisal system which supports the development of individuals and their services. We provide regular dietetic clinical placements and you will have an active role in training our future workforce.

A flexible approach to day to day tasks is required, in order to meet the demands of the service. Our philosophy is to keep the patient at the heart of everything we do. We look for people who are willing to go the extra mile, not because they are asked to, but because they are committed to being part of a healthcare team that delivers an excellent caring service to our patients.

The successful candidate will:

  • Deliver a high standard of evidence based care
  • Be confident in their assessment and decision making
  • Participate in the discharge planning process
  • Supervise Dietetic Assistants, Band 5 Dietitians and students on clinical placement
  • Have significant postgraduate experience as a band 5 Dietitian
  • Have the ability to work flexibly and adaptably to changing working patterns
  • Have a working knowledge of a broad range of conditions with proven clinical skills or a keen interest in training in this specialist area

Please note we provide a seven day service, days of work will be Sunday to Saturday.

NHS Trust is the BEST acute Trusts in England for the THIRD year running!

The Trust is currently the only acute Trust in Cheshire and Merseyside, and is one of few in the entire country, to achieve the title of OUTSTANDING, rated by the Care Quality Commission.

We provide a full range of acute adult services to our local population of circa 350,000 and provide tertiary services across a much wider area in the North West, North Wales and Isle of Man. We are also a Major Trauma Unit and the Mersey Regional Burns Unit.

Our '5 Star Patient Care' strategy is at the heart of all that we do; supporting our vision to provide world class services for all our patients by getting it right for every patient, every time.

Our latest achievements include:

  • Acute Trust of the Year – HSJ Awards November 2019
  • Trust rates Outstanding by the CQC – March 2019
  • Best in the NHS, Patient Led Assessment of the Care Environment 2017 and 2018
  • The Trust achieved top marks in the country for areas including; cleanliness, food, privacy and dignity, facilities for patients living with dementia and disabilities, conditions, appearance and maintenance of the hospital buildings.
  • Top 100 places to work in the NHS (NHS Employers and Health Service Journal)
  • Best acute Trust in England (NHS Staff Survey 2017,2018 and 2019)
  • Best Patient Experience in the NHS (CHKS Top Hospitals Awards 2015)

In the NHS Staff Survey 2019 the Trust scored the highest marks in the following areas;

  • Best place to receive treatment in the NHS (for 2nd year running)
  • Top Acute Trust for treating its staff fairly with regards to career progression (for 3rd year running)
  • Quality of care (best score for 5th year running)
  • Staff engagement (best score for 4th year running)
  • Staff morale (best score for 2nd year running)
  • Bullying and harassment (best score for 2nd year running)
  • Safety culture (best score for 2nd year running)

Our staff rated our Trust as the best place to work and receive treatment. The Trust has also been recognised, for the third year running, as being the top acute Trust in the entire country for staff engagement, staff motivation, and pride in the quality of care we provide to patients.

Interviews will be held:- 4th March 2021

NHS Trust are committed to providing an environment and services which embrace diversity and which promote equality of opportunity, we welcome applications from all sections of the communities we serve to enable us to reflect their diversity and improve the delivery of the services we provide.

Any information gathered during the application process relating to protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010, is gathered for statistical purposes only and is not made available to recruiting managers at any stage of the recruitment process.

As a ‘Disability Confident Leader’ we offer a guaranteed interview scheme for applicants who consider themselves to have a disability and who meet the minimum selection criteria (essential) at each stage of the selection process. you can indicate your wish submit an application under the Trust's guaranteed interview scheme in the personal information section of the online application form.

If you consider yourself to be disabled or have any other long term health issues and have special support needs in applying for a job, attending for an interview or in undertaking any tests as part of a selection process, please inform us of any reasonable adjustments you require in order for us to support you in maximising your ability to gain employment with us.

The Trust is a non-smoking site. Failure to follow this rule could lead to disciplinary action.
If you are experiencing difficulties in accessing the electronic application form. Please email the team, recruitment[at]sthk.nhs.uk

Please be aware, that we may close a vacancy earlier than stated, should a sufficient number of applications be received from which a shortlist can be confirmed therefore you are advised to apply at your earliest convenience.

As one of the leading companies in United Kingdom, St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals opens variety of opportunities for employees to grow and make them as future leaders of the professional and disciplined. St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals also offers a dynamic work environment in order to encourage employees to give optimally, and at the same time, you are able to upgrade new skills and knowledge through the company programs.

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