Senior Renal Dietitian

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
26 Mar 2020
24 Apr 2020

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 12,600 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London and Kent.

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, Orpington Hospital, and some services at Beckenham Beacon and Queen Mary’s Sidcup.

The Trust is recognised internationally for its work in liver disease and transplantation, neurosciences, cardiac, haemato-oncology, fetal medicine, stroke, major trauma, and Emergency Department.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a driven and dynamic dietitian to join our team of renal dietitians at the Denmark Hill site of King’s College Hospital.

This post is as a result of an internal promotion. It is a secondment cover, fixed term until end September 2020.

This will be a rewarding post for a dietitian wishing to further develop their skills and experience in delivering exceptional renal nutrition care and multidisciplinary team working.

Here at King’s, the renal team run a proactive, dietitian-led, nutrition service. You will be responsible for your own caseload, manage your own time and get to know your patients.

We provide a dietetics service to renal inpatients and outpatients, in areas including dialysis, nephrology, pre-dialysis, weight management and post-transplant. Our 6 haemodialysis units are distributed across South East London and Kent. We regularly evaluate our practice, know our worth, and often present our work as poster or oral presentations at conferences.

You will play an integral role in the large, supportive dietetic team at King’s College Hospital. Our large dietetics department expects all staff to be involved in the 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. We also undertake student training and you would play an active role in student supervision. The department supports flexible working under the King’s Flex system.

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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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