Diabetes educator jobs in Australia

We frequently post new diabetes educator jobs across Australia on this page. If you would like to advertise a diabetes-related job opportunity on our page, click here or scroll to the bottom of the page.

diabetes educator jobs in Australia

Diabetes Education Team Leader (part time), Melbourne

R002462

Part time
Malvern
Prahran
Elsternwick
Brighton

Cabrini

Cabrini is a Catholic charitable organisation inspired by the spirit and vision of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini and the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. This order was founded by Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini who was canonised in 1946 and later proclaimed Universal Patron Saint of Immigrants. We are a community of care, reaching out with compassion, integrity, courage and respect to all we serve. With more than 4300 staff, 1000 accredited medical practitioners and several locations, we offer a range of employment opportunities to start, continue or advance your career.

About the role

Cabrini Health has an exciting opportunity for a Diabetes Nurse Educator to join our Diabetes Education Team as a Team Leader. Our team strives to deliver high quality diabetes care and education to inpatients, outpatients, and staff of Cabrini Health, across acute, rehabilitation, palliative and community home care environments.

The Diabetes Nurse Educators work with all types of people with diabetes; T1D, T2D, GDM, Pre-Diabetes and those on CSII, CGMS and other technologies, and may be required to see both Inpatients and Outpatients and Visit Patients in their homes to assist with diabetes education and management.  We also manage an extensive telephone titration service for many of our patients on insulin and insulin pumps.

The Diabetes Nurse Educator will need to apply for a provider number to work in our private clinics. (Those who are working towards credentialing, can do so once Credentialed) The Diabetes Nurse Educator should be able to demonstrate a proven ability to problem solve and have excellent interpersonal organisational and time management skills.

This position will have the guidance and support of other senior members of the team, and we work closely with a large group of Endocrinologists who work within the hospital privately and who consult here occasionally who are willing to assist also.

About you

Along with your passion for promoting a high level of patient care, you will require the following attributes:

For further details on this position, please contact Russell Moody on 03 9508 1178

Closing date: 21st February 2022

To view the full position description click here

Cabrini offers

Cabrini is an equal opportunity employer
Cabrini is committed to providing a safe environment for children

Compassion – Integrity – Courage – Respect

MANDATORY FOR ALL NEW STAFF TO CABRINI

COVID-19 vaccination

Cabrini Health is a healthcare operator that is captured by the Victorian government mandatory COVID-19 vaccination Pandemic Order. All employees are required to comply with COVID-19 vaccination requirements as a condition of their employment, including mandatory booster doses. Vaccination evidence or certification of a valid medical contraindication to a COVID-19 vaccination must be provided prior to the commencement date.

Police Check

As per Cabrini policy, a mandatory copy of a current (under 12 months) police record check must be provided prior to the commencement date.


Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 2, Diabetes

Clarence

Clarence Community and Allied Health are looking for an enthusiastic Clinical Nurse Consultant to:

Provide an advanced level nursing service as an expert in the specialty field and facilitates linkages and relationships with Local Health District nurses/midwives and medical officers to support patient management.

The CNC2 Diabetes works across inpatient and community health settings providing a consultancy service, information and advice on needs and priorities of services related to diabetes.

Why you should consider applying

We can offer you:

Tired of big cities? Want to start your days sitting on your deck in the sun, enjoying a cup of coffee and listening to the birds? Or would you rather have a surf or a walk along the sand before work? Wonderful beaches, world heritage-listed national parks, hinterland villages, great food and fine wine, excellent private and public schools, warm and friendly staff are all waiting for you on the North Coast.

For more information visit Northern NSW Local Health District

Northern NSW Local Health District embraces the diverse skills and perspectives that our people bring to the workplace. We foster inclusiveness and diversity to help us deliver quality care to our community.


Diabetes Educator at Kardinia Health (Geelong GP Super clinic)

POSITION CONTEXT

The Kardinia Health GP Super Clinic, funded by the Australian government under the GP Super Clinics Program, is a multidisciplinary primary care practice in Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Kardinia Health is a company limited by guarantee with its foundation members being the Westvic Primary Health Network, Deakin University and Barwon Health. Members of the Board of Directors have expertise in general practice, public administration organizational governance, medical education, financial management and legal practice. The clinic has been in operation since August 2010.

As well as providing multidisciplinary primary care, the clinic is a centre for clinical education for general practice registrars, Deakin Medical School students and undergraduate nursing and allied health students from various institutions. The clinic, in partnership with Deakin University has a Professor of General Practice who leads an academic teaching and research department based at the clinic.

A range of allied health professionals and nurses will work at Kardinia Health, including dietitians, physiotherapists, podiatrists, diabetes educators and asthma educators. The Clinical Director is responsible for clinical governance at the clinic and to oversee these clinical services. The building includes 16 general consulting rooms, 9 allied health consulting rooms, a nurse treatment centre, rehabilitation gym, tutorial room, a pharmacy, a pathology collection centre, administrative and academic offices, and facilities for community education including a large multipurpose room. The clinic is adjacent to Barwon Health’s Belmont Community Health Centre in close proximity a new ambulance station, a child care centre and other community facilities.

The clinic is a not-for-profit entity employing full time and part time health professionals committed to high quality multidisciplinary care, clinical education and research.

Department of Health and Ageing Objectives for the GP Super Clinic Program:

Further details are available at: http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/pacd-gpsuperclinics

ROLE STATEMENT

The Diabetes Educator will be responsible for providing high quality diabetes education, clinical management, information and support to patients of Kardinia Health. This role will provide an exciting opportunity to be part of the integrated team and will be suited to an experienced Diabetes Educator looking for a challenging and exciting opportunity.

The Diabetes Educator will be responsible for:

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Essential

Desirable

SALARY AND CONDITIONS

PERFORMANCE EVALUATION

Further enquiries: 5202 9333

ALL ENQUIRIES ARE STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL

Applications close: Monday 7 February 2022

Applicants should provide current curriculum vitae, a cover letter outlining why you are suited to this position.

Please email your CV and cover letter to Michelle.Heagney@kardiniahealth.com.au


ADEA allows organisations to advertise diabetes educator jobs and diabetes-related employment on our website for a fee of $165.00 incl GST. Advertisements will be reviewed and approved by ADEA management at their discretion.

To learn more, view our Employment Advertising Guidelines.

To order an advertisement, please complete the Employment Advertising Form and email your form to inquiries@adea.com.au.

Diabetes educator jobs in Australia

We frequently post new diabetes educator jobs across Australia on this page. If you would like to advertise a diabetes-related job opportunity on our page, click here or scroll to the bottom of the page.

diabetes educator jobs in Australia

Diabetes Education Team Leader (part time), Melbourne

R002462

Part time
Malvern
Prahran
Elsternwick
Brighton

Cabrini

Cabrini is a Catholic charitable organisation inspired by the spirit and vision of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini and the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. This order was founded by Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini who was canonised in 1946 and later proclaimed Universal Patron Saint of Immigrants. We are a community of care, reaching out with compassion, integrity, courage and respect to all we serve. With more than 4300 staff, 1000 accredited medical practitioners and several locations, we offer a range of employment opportunities to start, continue or advance your career.

  • Diabetes Educator
  • Part-time position (0.8)
  • Multiple locations across inner east/bayside suburbs

About the role

Cabrini Health has an exciting opportunity for a Diabetes Nurse Educator to join our Diabetes Education Team as a Team Leader. Our team strives to deliver high quality diabetes care and education to inpatients, outpatients, and staff of Cabrini Health, across acute, rehabilitation, palliative and community home care environments.

The Diabetes Nurse Educators work with all types of people with diabetes; T1D, T2D, GDM, Pre-Diabetes and those on CSII, CGMS and other technologies, and may be required to see both Inpatients and Outpatients and Visit Patients in their homes to assist with diabetes education and management.  We also manage an extensive telephone titration service for many of our patients on insulin and insulin pumps.

The Diabetes Nurse Educator will need to apply for a provider number to work in our private clinics. (Those who are working towards credentialing, can do so once Credentialed) The Diabetes Nurse Educator should be able to demonstrate a proven ability to problem solve and have excellent interpersonal organisational and time management skills.

This position will have the guidance and support of other senior members of the team, and we work closely with a large group of Endocrinologists who work within the hospital privately and who consult here occasionally who are willing to assist also.

About you

Along with your passion for promoting a high level of patient care, you will require the following attributes:

  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration
  • Postgraduate qualification in Diabetes Education
  • ADEA Credentialed Status
  • Demonstrated ability to consult and collaborate with other members of the Diabetes Education Team and Endocrine Group
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • CGMS and CSII experience (desirable)

For further details on this position, please contact Russell Moody on 03 9508 1178

Closing date: 21st February 2022

To view the full position description click here

Cabrini offers

  • Salary Packaging
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Close to public transportation

Cabrini is an equal opportunity employer
Cabrini is committed to providing a safe environment for children

Compassion – Integrity – Courage – Respect

MANDATORY FOR ALL NEW STAFF TO CABRINI

COVID-19 vaccination

Cabrini Health is a healthcare operator that is captured by the Victorian government mandatory COVID-19 vaccination Pandemic Order. All employees are required to comply with COVID-19 vaccination requirements as a condition of their employment, including mandatory booster doses. Vaccination evidence or certification of a valid medical contraindication to a COVID-19 vaccination must be provided prior to the commencement date.

Police Check

As per Cabrini policy, a mandatory copy of a current (under 12 months) police record check must be provided prior to the commencement date.


Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 2, Diabetes

Clarence

  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Position Classification: Clinical Nurse Consultant Gde 2
  • Remuneration: $120,068.11 – $122,457.89 per annum
  • Hours Per Week: 38
  • Requisition ID: REQ283202

Clarence Community and Allied Health are looking for an enthusiastic Clinical Nurse Consultant to:

Provide an advanced level nursing service as an expert in the specialty field and facilitates linkages and relationships with Local Health District nurses/midwives and medical officers to support patient management.

The CNC2 Diabetes works across inpatient and community health settings providing a consultancy service, information and advice on needs and priorities of services related to diabetes.

Why you should consider applying

We can offer you:

  • Diverse career pathways
  • Professional and personal development
  • Help with further study and education
  • Flexible and supportive work environment
  • Opportunities to start or build a career, or re-enter the workforce
  • Challenging, inspiring and rewarding roles, and
  • The opportunity to make a difference!

Tired of big cities? Want to start your days sitting on your deck in the sun, enjoying a cup of coffee and listening to the birds? Or would you rather have a surf or a walk along the sand before work? Wonderful beaches, world heritage-listed national parks, hinterland villages, great food and fine wine, excellent private and public schools, warm and friendly staff are all waiting for you on the North Coast.

For more information visit Northern NSW Local Health District

Northern NSW Local Health District embraces the diverse skills and perspectives that our people bring to the workplace. We foster inclusiveness and diversity to help us deliver quality care to our community.


Diabetes Educator at Kardinia Health (Geelong GP Super clinic)

  • Position Title: Diabetes Educator
  • Responsible to: Chief Executive Officer & Allied Health Manager
  • Relationships:
    • Internal– General Manager, Clinical Director, Nurse Manager, Administration staff, Allied Health Manager, Finance Officer
    • External – Services Australia, Westvic Primary Health Network, Barwon Health, MCCC, Deakin University
  • Position Purpose: The Diabetes Educator’s role is to assist patients in the self-management of their diabetes, effectively preventing complications.
  • Commencement date: February/March 2022

POSITION CONTEXT

The Kardinia Health GP Super Clinic, funded by the Australian government under the GP Super Clinics Program, is a multidisciplinary primary care practice in Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Kardinia Health is a company limited by guarantee with its foundation members being the Westvic Primary Health Network, Deakin University and Barwon Health. Members of the Board of Directors have expertise in general practice, public administration organizational governance, medical education, financial management and legal practice. The clinic has been in operation since August 2010.

As well as providing multidisciplinary primary care, the clinic is a centre for clinical education for general practice registrars, Deakin Medical School students and undergraduate nursing and allied health students from various institutions. The clinic, in partnership with Deakin University has a Professor of General Practice who leads an academic teaching and research department based at the clinic.

A range of allied health professionals and nurses will work at Kardinia Health, including dietitians, physiotherapists, podiatrists, diabetes educators and asthma educators. The Clinical Director is responsible for clinical governance at the clinic and to oversee these clinical services. The building includes 16 general consulting rooms, 9 allied health consulting rooms, a nurse treatment centre, rehabilitation gym, tutorial room, a pharmacy, a pathology collection centre, administrative and academic offices, and facilities for community education including a large multipurpose room. The clinic is adjacent to Barwon Health’s Belmont Community Health Centre in close proximity a new ambulance station, a child care centre and other community facilities.

The clinic is a not-for-profit entity employing full time and part time health professionals committed to high quality multidisciplinary care, clinical education and research.

Department of Health and Ageing Objectives for the GP Super Clinic Program:

  • Well integrated, multidisciplinary, patient centred care
  • Responsive to local community needs and priorities, including the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Accessible, culturally appropriate and affordable care
  • Support for preventive care
  • Efficient and effective use of Information Technology
  • Working environment and conditions which attract and retain its workforce
  • High quality, best practice care
  • Viable, sustainable and efficient business model
  • Support the future primary care workforce by providing high quality education and training opportunities
  • Integration with local programs and initiatives

Further details are available at: http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/pacd-gpsuperclinics

ROLE STATEMENT

The Diabetes Educator will be responsible for providing high quality diabetes education, clinical management, information and support to patients of Kardinia Health. This role will provide an exciting opportunity to be part of the integrated team and will be suited to an experienced Diabetes Educator looking for a challenging and exciting opportunity.

The Diabetes Educator will be responsible for:

  • Enabling people living in the community to self-manage their diabetes and optimise their health and wellbeing.
    • Ensure consistency of care for all patients
    • Promote optimal health and wellbeing for patients through planning, delivering and evaluating diabetes education activities/resources
    • Promote activities and programs in accordance with procedures
    • Follow ADEA best practice guidelines and code of conduct in performing duties
    • Integrate ‘diabetic self-management education’ and clinical care to promote wellbeing
    • Assist clients to understand their personal health risks
    • Establish comprehensive self-management plans
    • Maintain appropriate documentation for all patients incl patient records management, new patient documentation and general patient information accuracy
    • Build networks with other health professionals/service providers within the clinic to ensure a cohesive team-care approach

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Essential

  • Registered Nurse Division One (minimum)
  • ADEA Credentialed Diabetic Educator or working towards the status
  • Minimum of 3 years experience working in diabetic care
  • Experience working with chronic disease self-management models of care
  • A current drivers licence is required
  • A current National Police Check
  • A current Working with Children Check
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to embrace a new venture with enthusiasm and commitment
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Ability to empower clients to make informed choices about their lifestyle and treatment options
  • High-level skills in negotiating and problem solving skills
  • Initiation, management and troubleshooting of insulin pumps
  • Patient education of insulin pumps
  • Patient/carer/family education
  • Titration of insulin regime
  • EPC management

Desirable

  • Prioritise tasks and complete within tight timelines
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Flexible and responsive to change
  • Experience in liaising and working with health professionals, preferable in a multi-disciplinary team setting
  • Knowledge of E health initiatives
  • Knowledge of MBS schedule
  • Knowledge of Best Practice Medical Software

SALARY AND CONDITIONS

  • Hours per Week: Flexible
  • Salary/fee split – negotiable depending on experience and qualifications

PERFORMANCE EVALUATION

  • Performance evaluation against key performance indicators (KPIs) will be undertaken prior to completion of a probationary period (3 months) and then annually against KPIs negotiated with the Board.
  • During this process current outcomes against KPIs will be evaluated, new objectives established with professional development objectives identified and an open and supportive dialogue conducted to assist both parties.

Further enquiries: 5202 9333

ALL ENQUIRIES ARE STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL

Applications close: Monday 7 February 2022

Applicants should provide current curriculum vitae, a cover letter outlining why you are suited to this position.

Please email your CV and cover letter to Michelle.Heagney@kardiniahealth.com.au


ADEA allows organisations to advertise diabetes educator jobs and diabetes-related employment on our website for a fee of $165.00 incl GST. Advertisements will be reviewed and approved by ADEA management at their discretion.

To learn more, view our Employment Advertising Guidelines.

To order an advertisement, please complete the Employment Advertising Form and email your form to inquiries@adea.com.au.