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Specialist Paediatric Dietitian

Job role insights

  • Date posted

    April 30, 2024

  • Closing date

    April 30, 2025

  • Offered salary


  • Career level

    Band 7

  • Qualification

    Bachelor Degree

  • Experience

    1 - 2 Years

  • Quantity

    1 person



JP Medicals Recruitment, a leading NHS healthcare recruitment agency is currently recruiting a dedicated Specialist Paediatric Dietitian HCPC registration to work in regular and flexible shifts at Croydon Healthcare Services

Enjoy working with a leading recruitment agency with exclusive benefits, competitive pay, and top-class customer service.

Job Description 

Job responsibilities

Please see attached description of full duties and responsibilities. Also please see attached the person specification

Person Specification

Education, qualifications and/or training


  • BSC in Dietetics or equivalent
  • Current registration as Dietitian with HCPC
  • Post graduate training in paediatric Dietetics


  • Member of the British Dietetic Association (BDA) Obesity Specialist Group
  • Study in behavioural therapy
  • Experience


    • Proven clinical experience following graduation. This must include at least one years’ experience in managing children and young adults on home enteral feeding
    • Experience of training student dietitians
    • Working as a part of a team
    • Previous experience of research and audit
    • Experience of developing dietetic service
    • Extensive experience of outpatient clinics


    • Post registration experience of managing children on home enteral feeding, allergy and faltering growth.

    Knowledge and Skills


    • Sound Clinical knowledge
    • Evidence of CPD e.g. advanced diploma in dietetic practice or equivalent short courses
    • Sound knowledge of current issues relating to children on home enteral feeding
    • Good communication and organisational Skills
    • Good presentation skills
    • Excellent time Management
    • Maintain confidentiality
    • High quality care for every patient, every day
    • Ability to liaise with professionals at all levels
    • Computer Literacy
    • Demonstrate understanding of equal opportunities

    Personal Qualities


    • Innovative and confident
    • Proactive approach
    • Flexible to changing demands in workload
    • Demonstrates a positive , caring and patient centred approach
    • Open to learning



    • Able to move supplies when needed and to bend, reach and sit for prolonged periods
    • Travel between sites
    • Periods of sitting and standing


    • Access to car
    • Full UK driver’s licence

How to Apply for a Job in a Specialist Paediatric Dietitian – Croydon Healthcare Services

Please apply online with a copy of your most recent CV, who meets the above requirements and is interested in this position?

Please feel free to Email registration@jpmedicals.co.uk, the best nursing agency in the UK.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer as we follow the Equality and Diversity policy.



Good Knowledge of Nutrition and Dietetics and an understanding of the dietary management of common conditions requiring diet therapy Awareness of the HCPC Standards of conduct, performance and ethnic and Standards of proficiency Knowledge of clinical governance Knowledge of different ethnic cultures and religions Well-developed communication skills with people from a wide variety of backgrounds Ability to convey complex information in an understandable way Computing Skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills Ability to demonstrate organisational skills including time management, prioritising and the ability to complete a task. Ability to work autonomously within code of practice with peer support.


Why should you apply with JP Medicals Recruitment? -Regular and ad hoc shifts -Excellent rate of pay -Umbrella and PAYE pay option -Free Mandatory Training -Free DBS -Fast track compliance process -Friendly Recruitment consultant -Referral Bonus

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