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Job Title:
DIABETES PATIENT EDUCATOR TPT A

Posted Date:
8/16/2013
Closing Date:
8/23/2013
Functional Discipline:
Ambulatory Care
Education Level:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Languages:
-   -   -

Job Description



POSITION: (ONA) REVISED AND REPOSTED
Diabetes Patient Educator - One (1) Temporary Part Time A
Approximately 1yr

DEPARTMENT/CAMPUS:
Diabetes Clinic (support provided to the South Asian Diabetes Program) - Etobicoke General Hospital

***Reposted***

POSTING NUMBER:
130254

HOURS:
Must be available Days/Evenings
(Subject to change in accordance with the operational requirements)

QUALIFICATIONS:
" Current registration, and in good standing, with the College of Nurses of Ontario
" Fluent in English, Punjabi, Urdi and Hindi (Reading/Writing/Speaking/Comprehension)
" Baccalaureate degree (or in progress)
" Certified Diabetes Educator Certificate (CDE) and/ or expectation to write within 2 years.
" A minimum of five (5) years recent experience with Diabetes preferred
" Current BCLS required
" Experience teaching adults/groups in an ambulatory care or community setting preferred
" Excellent interpersonal skills required
" Excellent organizational skills, time management skills, problem-solving and conflict resolution skills required
" Excellent critical thinking skills required.
" Must be professional and self-directed
" Interest in and knowledge of current diabetes management
" Proven good attendance and work record required
" Ability to be flexible with schedule in order to meet the needs of the clients is required
" Expectation is that candidate will become a certified pump trainer within 2 years.

JOB SUMMARY:
Reporting to the Patient Care Manager the successful candidate will partner with Registered
Dietician to teach on all aspects of diabetes management, including insulin pump therapy to patients
and their families. Support provided to the South Asian Diabetes program.



*In order to be considered for this position, you must include a current resume with your on-line application.

*Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.*