Diabetes Educator - Staff Education - Full Time

Painted Post, NY, United States
Dec 9, 2021

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Job Description

Guthrie Entity

Corning HealthWorks

Shift

Days 8 hr

40 hours/week

Pay Grade

CNG/C10

License

Certified Diabeties Educator
Dietetic Registration

FLSA Status

Exempt

Main Function

Responsible for educating individuals with diabetes and their families through use of the Living with Diabetes DSMES (diabetes self-management education and support) Program and one on one learning opportunities. Initiates appropriate measures to inform the public and the nursing staff of the availability of the program, identifies educational needs of diabetics and of those who care for diabetics, plans and implements programs to meet the identified needs. Oversees the day-to-day operations of the DSMES service and ensures that the national standards are always met and maintained.

Education

1.Baccalaureate degree in nursing, dietetics, and/or education.

2. NYS licensed registered nurse and/or NYS certified registered dietitian; certified from the N.C.B.D.E. in diabetes education or able to sit for the exam within 12 months.

Experience

1. Two or more years experience in the area of diabetes management strongly preferred.
2. Academic and/or experiential preparation in program management and in the care of people with chronic disease.
3. Demonstrated competence in teaching and in applying principles of teaching/learning processes.
4. Demonstrated competence in skills of communicating, leadership and creativity with groups.
5. Demonstrated ability and/or willingness to develop skills in teaching and in applying principles of the teaching/learning process with adult learners and child learners.
6. Experience in insulin pump therapy or willingness to learn all aspects of insulin pump therapy to become a certified pump trainer.
7. Microsoft Office computer skills required; to include Word, Access and Excel.

Employment Value Proposition

How To Apply

Guthrie is an equal opportunity employer. To apply for a position at Guthrie please visit www.guthrie.org/careers

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Dec 9, 2021

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United States

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