DIABETES NURSE EDUCATOR Posting # 24 – 2017 SMGH TEMPORARY PART-TIME DIABETES NURSE EDUCATOR

Middlesex Hospital Alliance

Job Status: Temporary Part-time

Department: Diabetes Education Program

Location: Four Counties Health Services

Closing Date: March 13, 2017

JOB POSTING
MIDDLESEX HOSPITAL ALLIANCE
STRATHROY MIDDLESEX GENERAL HOSPITAL – POSITION WILL BE BASED OUT OF FOUR COUNTIES HEALTH SERVICES
Posting # 24 – 2017

TEMPORARY PART-TIME DIABETES NURSE EDUCATOR
Diabetes Education Program – To cover a leave of approximately 3 months

Diabetes Education Program
• Position Available Immediately
• May include evenings and/or weekends on occasion.
Work with an interdisciplinary team within his/her scope of professional practice to support the development and provision of the Diabetes Education Program. The Diabetes Nurse Educator provides diabetes care, patient education and preventative treatment including assessment, group education, inpatient and outpatient individual counseling to adults with Pre-diabetes, Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.

Job Qualifications:
• Possess current registration and in good standing as a Registered Nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario
• Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) preferred
• Demonstrated knowledge of diabetes
• Demonstrated experience with diabetic patient teaching and education
• Demonstrated skills in facilitating groups, team skills, and effective communication required
• Demonstrated good organizational skills, with an ability to set priorities and work effectively in a fast paced environment
• Demonstrated initiative in improving work skills and processes
• Experience in patient care planning, implementation and evaluation required
• Demonstrated excellence in attendance
• Understanding and use of good body mechanics
• Proficient computer skills in a Windows environment
• Possess a valid Class G driver’s license and have own means of transportation. Incumbent should be prepared to travel between sites on a weekly basis.

*The MHA is a FRAGRANCE FREE environment*

Qualified individuals interested in this opportunity may submit a resume by email to humanresources@mha.tvh.ca by March 13, 2017.

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of a job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector police check (original document) completed in the last 12 months.

Accommodations are available on request for interviews and other selection processes

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

If you have difficulty submitting your application through our online application form, please call 519-245-1550 x.5941 (leave a message after regular office hours), detailing your concern.

Employment Standards Act S. 15
Personal Information is collected under the authority of the Employment Standards Act S. 15 and will be used to determine the qualifications for employment with the Middlesex Hospital Alliance. Questions about this collection should be directed to the Human Resources Department, 395 Carrie Street, Strathroy, Ontario N7G 3J4 519-245-1550 x.5941.