Diabetes Education Nurse

Company

Interior Health Authority

Interior Health is one of five regional publicly funded health authorities in British Columbia. With more than 21,000 employees and nearly 1,900 physicians on our team, we are developing the future of health care through innovation and professional development. Whether you desire to be near the Rocky Mountains and Kootenay Boundary, enjoy the Okanagan valley vineyards or experience the scenic Thompson Cariboo region we have a place for you.

Location

Trail, British Columbia

Duties

If you are a dynamic and highly professional individual who enjoys working as part of a close-knit and high-functioning team, we have a career opportunity for you. We have a permanent full time Diabetes Education Nurse vacancy at our Community Health Centre in beautiful Trail, BC.

As the Diabetes Education Nurse within our multidisciplinary team, you will work with people of all ages and with all stages of diabetes. Some duties within the scope of this role include education of gestational diabetes, pediatric diabetes, insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring. If you are comfortable speaking with physicians and teaching clients how to manage their diabetes, this is the position for you. This position works Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 16:30.

Requirements

• Graduation from an approved school of Nursing with current practicing registration with British Columbia College of Nursing and Midwives (BCCNM).
• Current, valid Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification (CDE) or completion of the Diabetes Educator Graduate Certificate Program from Michener Institute.
• Current, valid BC Driver’s License.
• Two years’ recent related clinical experience including: one year experience assessing, treating, and educating patients, family members, and others about diabetes using a self-management support approach; and experience providing formal, adult, group education; or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Start Date

2021-07-28

Hours

37.5 hours/week

Salary

$36.23 - $47.58/hour

Comments

If you have honed your nursing skills and are enthusiastic about your practice, we would love to chat with you. Come to Interior Health and make a difference in people’s lives while loving what you do! Apply Today!

Contact

Name

Kailee Thorne

Display Name

Recruitment

Title

Recruitment Assistant

Address

505 Doyle Avenue

Telephone

250-469-7070

Email

careers@interiorhealth.ca

Job Posting Link

Interior Health Authoritywebsite

Display Date

2021-07-28

Expiry Date

2021-11-30