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Specialist Dietitian

NHS AfC: Band 6

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Specialist Dietitian
NHS AfC: Band 6
Fixed Term
Full Time 37.5 Per Week
Job ref
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
The Royal Marsden Hospital
£30,549 - £40,105 pa inc
22/02/2018 23:59

Are you interested in nutritional support, keen to work within a specialist oncology setting and enjoy multidisciplinary working? Then this may be the job for you. An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, highly motivated dietitian to join our Sutton team for 9 months. There will be an opportunity to gain experience in patients with a variety of cancers (including head and neck and Haematology) at all aspects of their cancer journey. You will have a caseload of both in-patients and outpatient clinics.

What can we provide for you?
The opportunity to work within the largest cancer centre in Europe and to build on your existing skills and experience. You should have at least 18 months experience in nutritional support and have experience of working with cancer patients. The hospital encourages professional and personal development through an in-service education programme and support for study leave. The post will provide ample opportunities to extend your knowledge and skill within a specialist environment and you will be encouraged get involved in service development alongside experienced specialist dietitians and teaching.

How do we work?
The Nutrition and Dietetics service is part of the Therapies department which is committed to a philosophy that addresses the physical, psychological, spiritual and social needs of all individuals with cancer through a genuinely multi-disciplinary approach.

Award-Winning Patient Care
We’re world-renowned for our research and treatment of cancer and we have been awarded the Charter Mark for our commitment to excellence in patient care.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Lucy Eldridge, Dietetic Team Leader, telephone 0207-352-8171 ext 1920 or email

If you have problems applying, contact

Recruitment Support Team
01629 690825