Specialist Dietitian

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


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Job summary

Are you looking for your next step in your dietetic career? Do you have a keen interest in providing a high quality dietetic service across all areas of dietetics? We have a rare and exciting opportunity for an experienced and dedicated dietitian with excellent communication skills to join our dynamic team in this developing role. There will be opportunities to develop your skills further with the support of expert dietitians and the wider MDT within the field of gastroenterology.

Main duties of the job

Providing a high quality dietetic service to gastroenterology inpatients and outpatients.

Working as part of a team to provide a high quality acute dietetic service.

Working with our nutrition nurse to provide dietetic led coeliac clinics.

Active role in supporting our students and less experienced members of the team.

Opportunities to develop skills in ICU and the nutrition team

About us

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (HHFT) provides hospital services to around 570,000 people living in Hampshire and parts of West Berkshire, and specialist services to patients from all over the country.

We deliver a full range of district hospital services in a variety of locations.

The dietetic department at Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is a large and friendly department of around 25 dietitians spread across 2 sites (Basingstoke and Winchester) with excellent support from our 3 secretaries. We have close links with the University of Surrey and Winchester University and regularly take dietetic students for their clinical placements.

Job description

Job responsibilities

This band 6 clinical specialist role will work with a caseload of complex patients within a team structure.

Please see job description for detailed information regarding this role.

Person Specification



  • Professional UK registration as a dietitian with the HCPC
  • BSc or equivalent in Nutrition / Dietetics


  • post graduate learning in gastroenterology / dietetics in gastroenterology



  • Evidence of a broad range of dietetic experience including nutrition support


  • evidence of implementing a change to promote good practice



  • advanced communication skills

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust



Romsey Road


SO22 5DG

Employer's website

https://www.hampshirehospitals.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Jill Summers



Date posted

14 March 2022

Pay scheme

Agenda for change


Band 6


£32,306 to £39,027 a year per annum



Working pattern


Reference number


Job locations


Romsey Road


SO22 5DG

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