Position Details


Reference Number 168389
Position Title Clinical Nurse Consultant - Diabetes Educator
Employment Status Casual
Program Medicine, Specialist Medicine & Emergency Medicine
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 0
Position Summary
  • Develop your clinical experience educating adult outpatients and inpatients
  • Grow your career at an organisation that offers ongoing progression
  • Multiple opportunities available- flexibility+ rewarding work+ great location

About the facility 

As a tertiary diabetes centre DRC specialises in the management of new and established T1 diabetes, complex T2 diabetes, diabetes in pregnancy, CGM, CSII, Fitness to Drive assessment and acute foot issues. DRC also provides Outreach Community Diabetes Clinics at Newcomb and Anglesea, run by the CHC Diabetes Educator in conjunction with the Endocrinologist and Advanced Trainee.

Teaching and placement is provided for medical, nursing and allied health professionals.

About the role 

Reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager, the Diabetes Educator is responsible for the provision of individualised education and care to adult inpatients and outpatients clinic with the aim of supporting people with diabetes to meet their goals of diabetes self-management.

You will have up to date clinical knowledge with a commitment to ongoing professional development across all relevant clinical skills, sound communication skills and attention to detail to provide high quality and safe care.

About the culture

With a strong culture of enabling the client to be the best they can be, the Allied Health team provides a high standard of care with an innovative best practice approach.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Close to the beautiful Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and Surf Coast

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

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Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Current Registered Nurse, Division 1 AHPRA
Essential: Post Graduate Certificate in Diabetes Education
Essential: Current Registered Nurse ( Grade 2) Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency
Contact Person Heather Hart 
Contact Person Job Title NUM 
Contact Number 4215 1505 
Alternate Contact Person Pauline Clancy 
Alternate Contact Number 4215 1508 
Closing Date 24/05/2021
Position Description
File name 
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.