Careers at Maari Ma
Clinical Nurse Consultant - Diabetes Education

Location:
Maari Ma Aboriginal Health  
Employment Type:
CO - Contract  
Department:
Clinical Services

Clinical Nurse Consultant – Diabetes Education

Full time until June 2024, then subject to ongoing funding

An interesting and challenging balance of leadership, education and clinical consulting within a GP-led multidisciplinary team; an opportunity to work with front line clinicians to build capacity and expertise in our region.

This position is located in Broken Hill, however delivery of outreach services to communities of the region with travel and overnight stays will be required.

The CNC Diabetes Education position works closely with General Practitioners, Aboriginal Health Practitioners, Registered Nurses and clerical staff to provide comprehensive diabetes service for the people with diabetes and their families. The Credentialed Diabetes Educator (CDE) is required to be flexible, multi-skilled and able to work with individuals who may be difficult to engage.   The role of diabetes educator incorporates providing advanced clinical care, coordination of care, self-management support, and education of clinical staff and patients, running education and professional development.   This role works closely with the Outreach Visiting Health Specialist (OVHS) endocrinology team, ensuring preparation of patients for clinics and follow up care is actioned.

 

This is a unique opportunity with an organisation making a real difference in the community.  If this sounds like you - apply now!

 

Salary up to $122k gross per annum plus super, depending on qualifications and experience

A great range of benefits including:

·         Generous salary packaging (which can increase your take home pay by several thousand dollars)

·         5 weeks annual leave plus additional paid leave over Christmas period

·         Rostered Days Off  (up to 12 per year)

·         Excellent career development opportunities

Please view our website and see the Strategic Plan 2015 – 2019, Chronic Disease Strategy and Annual Report at www.maarima.com.au

APPLY ONLINE - please go to the “Working with uspage of our website. www.maarima.com.au/employment

TO DISCUSS the role please contact Linda Lynott (08) 8082 9777 or email Linda.Lynott@maarima.com.au

Applications close when position is filled

A NSW Working With Children Check and National Police History Check are essential for this position