Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
- Part Time- 64 hours
- Great staff benefits.
Alfred Health Endocrinology & Diabetes comprises a multidisciplinary team of Endocrinologists, Diabetes Nurse Educators, Podiatrists and Dietitians who bring expertise and excellent, compassionate care to our patients. We provide patients with the best and most current treatments, methods, materials and equipment to ensure that patients receive the highest quality of service. We believe that patients come first. Teamwork is highly valued and encouraged within the practice to promote a harmonious and productive environment. We place great importance on ethical and responsible behaviour as being essential to maintain the trust and loyalty of our patients and staff.
Clinical Nurse Consultant – Diabetes
We are looking for a passionate and dedicated individual to join our dynamic Diabetes Education Team within Alfred Health as a Diabetes Clinical Nurse Consultant. This is an ongoing part time position of 32 hours per week. As a Clinical Nurse Consultant, you will utilise your Post Graduate Certificate in Diabetes Education and Management to provide exceptional patient care and support to the department. You will have the opportunity to provide specialist nursing expertise, diabetes management advice, care coordination and self-management support in a variety of hospital settings. The position is within a team covering three hospital sites within Alfred Health. The sites include The Alfred hospital, Caulfield hospital and Sandringham hospital.
- A Demonstrated experience in diabetes assessment and management utilising a client-centred approach
- ADEA Credentialed Diabetes Educator (CDE) status or working towards credentialing
- High level of clinical competence, skills and knowledge
- Knowledge and understanding
- An ability to use initiative and be pro-active when managing multiple responsibilities.
- Salary packaging
- Discount health insurance
- Onsite gym
- Child Care
Applications close Wednesday the 16th of January, 2019
If you would like to work in a collaborative environment which provides diabetes management and support to a range of patients with diverse clinical needs, please get in touch. You will become part of a highly skilled team and will have further opportunities for personal development.
If you have any questions or would like more information about this position, please contact Diana Blackburn on 9076 3457. We look forward to hearing from you.
Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.