Registered Nurse - Diabetes Educator
Don Mills Diabetes Education Program
About FHC: Flemingdon Health Centre (FHC) is an engaged and involved member of some of Toronto's most dynamic neighbourhoods; Flemingdon Park, Fairview and Thorncliffe Park: FHC is a registered charity and an incorporated not-for-profit Community Health Centre (CHC), with a vision of Strong Health Communities. Across our three sites, we provide a range of health-related services based on the social determinants of health with extensive community engagement. We are primarily funded through the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care/Ontario Health (formerly: Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network TC-LHIN).
At FHC, we know that health is about much more than just the absence of disease. Our approach to community health encompasses the social determinants of health which includes: education, employment, isolation, food security and social supports, and utilizes a community development model to promote health, prevent disease, and strengthen community capacity. We value health equity, inclusion, community engagement, accountability & transparency, excellence and collaboration & partnerships.
We are searching for a Registered Nurse- Diabetes Educator, the successful candidate will be a part of the Don Mills Diabetes Education Program multidisciplinary team of nurses and dietitians who provide diabetes education and management services to those clients living with Type 2 diabetes, prediabetes or are at high risk. This includes assessment, group education sessions and individual counselling, onsite or offsite.
Don Mills DEP has successfully met the Standards for Diabetes Education in Canada and has been granted national recognition by Diabetes Canada.
Employment terms: Regular, Full Time, 35 hours/week. Evening and weekend hours can be expected
Salary Range: $62,456 – $73,918 per year, along with extended health benefits & pension plan
Reporting to: Manager, Chronic Disease and Mental Health
Qualifications, Skills and Proficiencies:
Note: This is a bargaining unit position with UFCW. Terms may be altered as a result of collective bargaining. For more details on benefits and entitlements, please refer to our collective agreement here: https://sp.ltc.gov.on.ca/sites/mol/drs/ca/Ambulatory%20Health%20Care%20Services/621-88231-22.pdf
Application Deadline: 24th September 2021
Application Process: Qualified applicants are invited to e-mail their applications to ****@*******.***
We thank all applicants for their interest but regret that only those selected for an interview will receive acknowledgement. Please note that a criminal background check (vulnerable sector) will be conducted for this position.
In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.