2 June 2017 | 12:00 am
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 currently have a permanent part-time Diabetes Education Nurse position working between our sites in Trail and Castlegar.
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 is a multi-site position. Worksites are Trail on Wed/Fri and Castlegar on Tue/Thu.
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!
Community: Trail is situated on the Columbia River near the United States border in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia. It is a special place with affordable real estate, outstanding recreational facilities and an abundance of outdoor activities. Nestled in the Selkirk and Monashee mountain ranges; Greater Trail is a four-season destination, offering an abundance of recreational activities. Conveniences like golfing, skiing, mountain biking, kayaking, fishing, hiking and first-class recreational facilities make Trail “BC’s Number One Sports Town”.
*** To be considered for this position you must be a Certified Diabetes Educator with the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board (CDECB) and be eligible to handle insulin dose adjustments as per the scope of practice for Registered Nurses as outlined by the College of Registered Nurses of BC (CRNBC). ***
- Graduation from an approved school of Nursing with current practicing registration with CRNBC.
- Current valid BC Driver’s License.
- Two years’ recent related clinical experience including one year of teaching experience in a Diabetes Education program or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
- Formal diabetes education and certification as a pump trainer would be an asset.
- Experience using motivational interviewing skills and self-management support skills would be an asset.
To apply for this job please visit the following URL: http://www.calgaryjobboard.ca/index.php?post_id=91780 →