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Dietetic Administrator

Posted: 2 Oct 2020 Closes: 1 Nov 2020
Dunstable, United Kingdom £19,737-£21,142
Permanent & Full-time NHS_06tKI7dB7haY

Dietetic Administrator

Job Reference: 448-RCRHCCS253TB4005

Employer: Department: Nutrition & Dietetics Location: Dunstable Salary: £19,737-£21,142

We are rated "Outstanding" by CQC with an annual budget of £125 million, the Trust's vision is to provide high quality care to the diverse communities we serve to make their lives better. You can find out more about our vision, values and objectives on our website or from the "additional documentation" menu on this page.

We believe that community based health services are fundamental to the success of an NHS that gives people more choice and control over their health.

Dietetics Administrator

Band 3

Part-time, 18.75hrs per week (salary will be pro-rata for part-time)

"We are looking for a friendly and proactive Administrator to join the Dietetic service based at Dunstable Health Centre. You will need to be able to demonstrate excellent IT, administration and communication skills.

This role is part time (18.75 hours per week); working pattern to be discussed at interview.

The core job role will be to act as the first point of contact on the telephone or via email for patients, carers and health/social care professionals with queries regarding the Dietetic service and Home Enteral Tube Feeding (HETF). You will need to be a kind and enthusiastic individual who enjoys a varied workload where no two days are the same. Excellent organisation and time management skills are essential for dealing with a varied and busy workload.

As part of the role you will be arranging clinics for patients in a variety of locations and assisting with other administrative duties as required. With support and appropriate training, you will be working with the HETF Dietetic Assistant Practitioner to order home enteral feeding supplies/equipment and support with dietetic or tube/equipment related queries.

This is an excellent opportunity to work within a supportive and friendly team, consolidate your skills and learn new ones.

To discuss further please contact Fran Brown, Dietetic Team Lead or Frances Broadstock, Office Manager on 01582 707400 or

We look forward to hearing from you!

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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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