Current vacancies at the Trust

Specialist Gastroenterology Dietitian (Medical and Surgical)

Band 6

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Specialist Gastrointestinal (GI) Dietitian (Medical and Surgical)
Band 6
Fixed Term - 15 months
37.5 hours per week
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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£31,878 - £42,046 p.a. inclusive of HCA
19/03/2018 23:59

Join us and become part of the most engaged workforce of any NHS trust in England, according to the latest national NHS Staff Survey results – for the second year running.

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation in the heart of the capital where you can develop your career and broaden your horizons.

We think you will enjoy working for us but you don’t have to take our word for it – 79% of staff who took part in the latest national NHS Staff Survey would recommend Guy’s and St Thomas’ as a place to work.

Band 6 Specialist Gastrointestinal Dietitian posts (Medical and Surgical)

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our gastrointestinal (GI) dietetic team at Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust in a fixed term contract to July 2019. This post is part of our band 6 GI rotation which includes IBD, IBS and lower GI surgery - the succesful applicant will start in the IBD rotation.  

The GI dietetic team consists of an 8C Consultant medical gastroenterology Dietitian, a band 8A clinical lead, 3 band 7 dietitians, 5 band 6 dietitians and a band 4 dietetic assistant.

The successful candidate will help to expand and develop the outpatient IBS and outpatient and inpatient IBD service and will need knowledge of the dietary management of IBS and IBD.

The important role of nutrition is valued and well recognised by the gastroenterology medical and surgical teams.

We are a large Academic Health Sciences Centre with King’s College London and King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. This is a unique opportunity to work alongside experienced clinicians and leading researchers in the Trust and at King’s College London.

The post holders will be joining a team of over 90 Dietitians working across Guy's, St Thomas’, the Evelina Children's Hospital, and Lambeth, Southwark community services. The department has a strong commitment to research and teaching

Closing date: 19th March 2018 at midnight.
Interviews will take place on 28th March 2018.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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

Miranda Lomer, Consultant Dietitian, or Dearbhaile O'Hanlon, Senior Specialist Gastro Dietitian dearbhaile.O' tel 020 7188 4128

If you have problems applying, contact

020 7188 7188

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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