Highly Specialist Diabetes Dietitian

  • Full Time
  • Poole

Website UHD_NHS University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust

We are recruiting a band 7 dietitian to join the highly specialist and nationally recognised team at the Royal Bournemouth Hospital and also Poole Hospital as part of the University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. We are looking for someone with excellent communication and a leadership ability who is motivated to develop advanced level skills in the management of predominantly Type 1 diabetes.

The diabetes dietetic team is very friendly and supportive and consists of 7 dietitians across the 2 secondary care sites who provide a range of services for people predominantly with Type 1 diabetes in the local Dorset and Hampshire populations. We have an established insulin pump/sensor service, as well as the BERTIE structured diabetes education programme. We deliver care to all patients with type 1 diabetes including young adults, antenatal diabetes and patients with diabetes requiring either foot or renal care and support the inpatient dietetic and diabetes nursing teams. We prioritise patient education, the opportunity to access latest diabetes technologies and psychological support.

To apply for this job please visit www.jobs.nhs.uk.