Diabetes Patient Educator - PT EK-472

Diabetes Patient Educator - PT EK-472

09 Sep
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William Osler Health Centre
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Etobicoke

09 Sep

William Osler Health Centre

Etobicoke

Job Posting Details



You became a patient educator because…



You want to make an impact.



You believe in the power of compassionate care.



You need to channel your intelligence towards helping others.



You are passionate about teamwork.



You have strength beyond measure.



This is your chance.



William Osler Health System invites you to answer the call to make a difference. Your community needs your skills, your compassion, and your energy.



With a focus on collaboration, access to leaders in their field as mentors, paid professional development opportunities, and a flexible, supportive environment,

William Osler Health System is the place for healthcare professionals to achieve their career goals and find deep personal and professional fulfillment.



A hospital built for and by the community, we continue to expand our services and unit sizes to meet the needs of a growing population, creating opportunities for increased hands-on skills development, cross-department training, and promotion. With a leadership team led by our CEO, an ER physician who has been on the front-lines, driving our vision of patient-inspired health care without boundaries, everyone here is appreciated for their contribution in bringing our values to life, fostering innovation in assessments and treatments, and supporting the well-being of their patients and each other.



Who we are



William Osler Health System is committed to providing safe, equitable, high-quality care in an environment that inspires our staff to learn, innovate and grow. We believe that, together, we can create a stronger, more unified health care system for people across our region.



One of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for the ninth year in a row in 2021 for its exceptional workplace diversity and inclusiveness programs and one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers for the eighth time in 2019, William Osler provides a leading healthcare network to grow your career. A multi-site hospital system that serves 1.3 million residents of Brampton, Etobicoke, and surrounding communities within the Central West Local Health Integration Network, we offer employees incredible exposure and challenging hands-on opportunities to stay at the top of your game. Our patient-centric focus is demonstrated across our locations, all uniquely designed to support both the practical aspects of access to compassionate, cutting-edge health care, as well as the way patients and visitors feel.



HOURS: Currently Days, 8 hours



(Subject to change in accordance with the operational requirements)



HOW YOU WILL MAKE AN IMPACT:

Reporting to the Clinical Service Manager, the successful candidate will collaborate with Registered Dietitians to teach on all aspects of diabetes management, including insulin pump therapy to patients and their families.



YOU HAVE:

Current registration, and in good standing, with the College of Nurses of Ontario

Baccalaureate degree (or in progress)

Certified Diabetes Educator Certificate (CDE) required

Minimum of one (1) year recent experience with complex diabetes care required

A minimum of five (5) years recent experience with Diabetes preferred

Insulin pump certification required

Current BCLS required

Experience teaching adults/groups in an ambulatory care or community setting preferred

Excellent interpersonal skills required

Excellent organizational skills, time management skills, problem-solving and conflict resolution skills required

Excellent critical thinking skills required.

Must be professional and self-directed

Interest in and knowledge of current diabetes management

Proven good attendance and work record required

Ability to be flexible with schedule in order to meet the needs of the clients is required

Expectation is that candidate will become a certified pump trainer within 2 years



Your community thanks you for considering this role.



Joining William Osler now is a chance to immerse yourself in a culturally diverse, collaborative, and innovative environment. You will play a key role building out a healthcare program that addresses the needs of people from all over the world and all levels of income, experiencing minor and life threatening injuries and diseases. As a major hospital system, we are home to some of the biggest specialty and emergency departments in the country and you will broaden your expertise, increase your knowledge and your own adaptability, and gain endless opportunities for growth.



Come live our values - Respect, Excellence, Innovation, Service, Compassion and Collaboration - with us.



Osler values inclusivity and diversity in the workplace. We welcome and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds. We are committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. (AODA). If you require an accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources at [email protected]



While we thank all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Any information obtained during the course of recruitment will be used for employment recruitment purposes only, and not for any other purpose.



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The original job offer can be found in Kit Job:
https://www.kitjob.ca/job/20518468/diabetes-patient-educator-ek-472-etobicoke/?utm_source=html

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