Part-Time Senior Dietician

Elysium Healthcare
Competitive salary
14 Jun 2021
19 Jun 2021
Role Type
Start Date
Are you an experiencedDieticianlooking for a rewarding part-time opportunity, where you'll support people progress through their recovery journey? If so, join Thornford Park as a Senior Dietician and be the reason why lives change for the better.

You will be working 7.5 hours at Thornford Park in Thatcham, a 130 bedded independent hospital that supports service users that require medium and low secure Forensic Mental Health Services. In addition to these services, there is also a PICU Mental Health Service.

As a Dietician, you will manage a caseload where you will provide nutritional and dietetic management, assessment, diagnosis and treatment programmes to individual service users. You will provide on-hand support to the wider team as you care for those with metabolic syndrome.

With at least two years of experience from the NHS or private sector, you will know one or two things about healthy living as you promote recovery and will liaise with the wider community of dieticians, catering team and GPS where you will agree, monitor and implement service users nutrition and diet health plans.

Working as part of a multidisciplinary team, you will be supported regionally and will have access to a variety of training and online courses to support your career development and growth.

To be successful in this role, you'll need
  • Qualification in Dietetics and registration with HCPC
  • Two years or more post-registration experience
  • Prior experience and understanding of mental health dietetics
  • Knowledge and skills in using motivational interviewing techniques and the stages of change to help support behavioural change is desirable

What you will get:
  • Annual Salary of £42,000 pro rata
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package

There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.

About your next employer:

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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