Diabetes Educator

  • Government of South Australia, SA Health
  • Port Lincoln Community Health
  • 27 Sep, 2019
Temporary Part Time Education

Job Description

  • Eyre and Far North Local Health Network, Port Lincoln Community Health 
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $88,631 - $114,112 (pro rata) – Temp P/T (28 hours per week) appointment up to 01/01/2021 – RN/M2


$88,631 - $114,112 (pro rata) –RN/M2




You will monitor, promote and foster a culture centred on customer services, and a team approach to work practices and work operations. This will include facilitating staff development, client teaching and nursing research with a focus towards the maintenance of contemporary best practice in Diabetes Nursing. You will also provide a consultancy service to medical, nursing and allied health personnel, and accept accountability for your own practice standards, activities delegated to others, and the guidance and development of less experienced staff.

You will need to be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With demonstrated competence in diabetes nursing practice in accordance with the appropriate standards, you will be skilled in the leadership and direction of student nurses, enrolled nurses and less experienced registered nurses. You will use your effective communication, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills to maintain a cohesive multidisciplinary team and resolve local or immediate nursing care problems.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role. 

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Screening/Check and specific immunisation requirements.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. 

Applications close: 11 October 2019

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 705483

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Closing Date for Applications

11 October 2019



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