Registered Nurse - Diabetes
Waikato District Health Board
Waikato, New Zealand
1d ago
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Where you'll be working : Waikato Regional Diabetes Service The details : 40 hours per week (1.0FTE), Fixed term until February 2021 Are you and experience Registered Nurse looking for an exciting career change and a challenge?

About the service : Waikato DHB's Regional Diabetes Service is made up of around 40 clinical and non-clinical team members, and operates from our Clarence Street clinic in Hamilton.

The service includes Adult Weight Management services, Diabetes in Pregnancy services, Youth and Young Adults services and an Insulin Pump Team in addition to an inpatient team.

About the role : The Waikato Regional Diabetes Service are looking for an outstanding Registered Nurse with 5+ years nursing experience, who would like to join their multi-disciplinary team.

Ideally, you will have experience with patients on insulin therapies using multi-dose injection regimens. There will be opportunities for working with those on insulin pump therapy and using continuous blood glucose monitoring as part of their diabetes management.

You may participate in running group education for patients as well as health care professionals in the future. We place high value on our team members and fully support their on-going professional development.

Working towards registered nurse prescribing as per Nursing Council of New Zealand would be an advantage and will be a requirement of this position.

A clean New Zealand drivers licence is essential. The diabetes clinic core hours are from Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 4.

30pm. We are not open on public holidays or weekends. Actual hours of employment will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Why us : The Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is one of the largest of 20 DHBs in New Zealand. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population.

To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Maori communities.

Your application : Please apply directly online, and click here to review the position description. Applications are not able to be accepted via email.

For any queries about the role please contact Vicki Lowe-Reid, Charge Nurse Manager, Waikato Regional Diabetes Service on +64 7 859 9180.

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