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Registered Nurse – Niagara North FHT (St.Catherines)

Full Time Permanent – Registered Nurse – Diabetes Education Program
Niagara North Family Health Team, St. Catharines Ontario

Description:

The Niagara North Family Health team is looking for a creative, innovative and highly motivated Diabetes Nurse Educator to work full time in our Diabetes Education Program. As part of the diabetes education team, you will provide patient focused diabetes education and care to individuals and groups in close collaboration with our Dietitian Educator, physicians and many interdisciplinary health professionals.

Qualifications:

  • Certified Diabetes Educator status
  • Current Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario, Bachelors degree preferred – must hold personal liability insurance
  • Experience developing and implementing diabetes care plans
  • Experience in individual and group counseling
  • Experience with or a desire to teach learners
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to problem solve and think critically
  • Proficient in the use of computer and information technology, experience with  electronic health records an asset.
  • Flexibility in scheduling to allow for weekend/evening outreach programs
  • Interest in the development and management of programs aimed at promoting health and wellness
  • Ability to work independently and cooperatively in a busy multidisciplinary team

The Niagara North Family Health Team welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Please send your resume and cover letter to mkeith@niagaranorthfht.ca no later than June 29, 2018.