Nutritional Support Nurse
NHS AfC: Band 6
We’re a large organisation with three hospitals located in Scunthorpe, Grimsby and Goole. We also provide community services in North Lincolnshire. Our 6,500 members of staff care for and support a population of more than 400,000 people.
We encourage all our staff to innovate and adopt ‘best practice’ so we can deliver excellent care to our patients. We ask staff to live our values; kindness, courage and respect.
We are committed to recruiting the best people to work with us. You could be one of them.
Are you passionate about improving nutritional care and outcomes for patients? If so, this is the post for you.
We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic nurse. Working in partnership with members of the multi-disciplinary team, and independently, the post holder will provide high quality, evidence based care to patients requiring parenteral and enteral feeding and those with complex feeding needs. The post holder will support the ongoing development of the service, including the development of policies and guidelines, quality improvements and audits.
This is an exciting and varied post. Previous experience of the speciality is not necessary, but a desire to learn and drive improvements in care is essential.
It is strongly recommended that you make contact to explore this unique role further before applying for this post.
The post is based at Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby, however occasional cross-site working is expected.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Sara Wood
- Job title
- Senior Nurse Patient Safety
- Email address
- Telephone number
- Additional information
Martin Gough, Clinical Lead, Nutrition – 07801 965319
Charlotte Ellis, Nutritional Support Nurse, Scunthorpe - 07596 886402
Jane Plaxton, Gastroenterology Dietitian and Acute Team Lead - 0787 19892
If you have problems applying, contact
Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital
- 03033 306519