Diabetes Dietitian

  • Permanent – part-time
  • Hereford

Website WyeValleyNHS Wye Valley NHS Trust

Job summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a diabetes dietitian to join the dietetic team at Hereford County Hospital. The dietetic team comprises of 16 dietitians and 4 dietetic assistants.

The diabetes dietitians work closely with the wider diabetes MDT to provide 1:1 and group education/ promote self-management to patients with diabetes type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes across Herefordshire. Specialist services include antenatal service, insulin pump clinics and young adult clinics.

Post-registration experience in diabetes is desirable for this post however training can be provided. You will be supported in your role by the Band7 diabetes dietitians.

Main duties of the job

The successful candidate will be responsible for running face to face and virtual outpatient clinics + structured education groups – treating all types of diabetes; with treatments for diabetes including HCL and insulin pump therapy. The caseload will include some paediatric diabetes and transition age groups in addition to adult patients.

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