Registered Nurse (CCDC 01/21)

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • $34.24 - $49.02, in accordance with ONA Collective Agreement CAD / Hour
Registered Nurse (CCDC)Full Time

Department: Centre of Complex Diabetes Care (CCDC)

Reports To: Manager: Rehabilitation & Chronic Disease Programs

Job Summary:

Under the general direction of the Manager of Rehabilitation and Chronic Disease Programs, the Registered Nurse provides enhanced support to patients registered to the Centre for Complex Diabetes Care (CCDC). The CCDC RN plans, develops, implements and evaluates diabetes education services, diabetes monitoring, and foot/wound care. The CCDC RN will work collaboratively with all members of the interdisciplinary health care team at Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) and partner agencies to support and enhance the services of the CCDC, and ensure the provision of safe, wholistic, patient centered care to our clients.

Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Current Basic CPR certificate (BCLS) required
  • Minimum one-year experience in diabetes education/management role preferred
  • Advanced/Diabetic foot care certification required or willing to obtain
  • Advanced wound care training preferred
  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) designation required, or eligibility to obtain (minimum 800 hours providing diabetes education)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, non-judgmental manner, team player
  • Strong clinical assessment skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Must be physically capable of performing duties of position.
Job Duties:

  • Provide diabetes education to patients registered to the CCDC and inpatient unit, including medication management, lifestyle modification, and establishing self-management goals.
  • Provide advanced foot care and wound management as required
  • Act as an expert resource for other staff, physicians, and outside agencies
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary care teams
  • Other nursing duties as assigned, including assistance to and relief for all areas as required
  • Must be willing to work the present shift rotation (Monday – Friday, 0800-1600)
  • Regular and sustained attendance is essential for this position
Salary:$34.24 - $49.02, in accordance with ONA Collective Agreement
Closing Date:When filled.
Submit Application To:

Human Resources Recruitment
Box 909, Sioux Lookout, On P8T 1B4
(807) 737-3030, Email: careers@slmhc.on.ca, Fax: (807) 737-6263

Competition Number:CCDC 01/21
Please quote on your application.

Send your resume and cover letter to

careers@slmhc.on.ca

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted, we thank all others for their interest. An acceptable criminal reference check and immunization records will be required from the successful candidate. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process. SLMHC is an equal opportunity employer and a scent-free facility.