Specialist Renal Dietitian

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
9 Oct 2019
7 Nov 2019

Job Description

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.

Unique opportunity for a fixed term (until end March 2020) part-time maternity cover vacancy for a Band 7 dietitian with experience in, and enthusiasm for, delivering exceptional renal nutritional care. This part time post is for 0.4WTE (15 hours per week) with the potential to increase to 0.65WTE (24 hours per week) pending funding.

Here at King’s in the renal team we run a proactive, dietitian led, nutrition service. You will get your own caseload, manage your own time and get to know your patients. Working hours and days may be flexible.

You will join us in our relaxed and fun team working in a renal unit recognised for respecting and valuing the wider MDT. We provide a dietetics service to inpatients, and outpatients in PD, nephrology, pre-dialysis, weight management and post-transplant as well as days (and nights) out to our 6 haemodialysis units across South East London and Kent. We regularly evaluate our practice, know our worth, and often present our results in poster or oral presentations at conferences.

Our large dietetics department expects all staff to be involved in service development project work, audit, and teaching of other healthcare professionals, in line with our mission to provide excellence in clinical care, research and teaching in King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Rochelle Blacklock, Acting Clinical Lead Dietitian (Renal and Bariatric Surgery), on Apply.

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King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.

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